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Sweet Plantain Pecan Coconut Smoothie

Lately I’ve been intrigued by plantains (check out these plantain empanadas!)—how neat that they can be used at most any stage of ripeness. I recently had a very, very ripe plantain just waiting to be used, so I decided to whip up a sweet plantain smoothie. It’s fun to switch […]


Raspberry-Pear Pistachio Smoothie 3

I’ve been experimenting with new smoothies, and I think I hit the jackpot with this one. The combination of raspberry + pear is perfect because they complement one another so well. Raspberries are a little tart and a little tangy whereas ripe pears are sweet and super mellow in taste—a […]


Berry-Kale Almond Butter Smoothie

Are you in the yay or nay category when it comes to greens in your smoothie? Up until a month or so ago, I wasn’t quite sure, but I had some extra kale on-hand so I tossed it into my morning smoothie. Verdict? It was good, no complaints from me […]


Strawberry-Pear Apple Butter Smoothie

I think the holiday season has me in a healthy state of mind, which is quite opposite the norm, if I do say so myself. When cold weather hits, I’d much rather stay curled up under the blankets of my warm bed instead of heading to the gym for a […]


Chocolate & Pumpkin Spice Smoothie

I LOVE smoothies and for the last month or so I’ve been having one for breakfast most every morning. I typically drink my Banana & Peanut Butter Smoothie, but recently I’ve been making this fantastic Chocolate & Pumpkin Spice Smoothie. I know, I know…it’s not fall yet, but I tried this one day on a whim […]


Banana & Peanut Butter Smoothie

Today turned out to be a snow day! That makes me feel like a kid again—remember how exciting it was to wake-up and find out there was no school? I felt that way when I woke up this morning at 4am and learned that today is indeed a snow day—back […]