Winter Smoothies now in Vogue

I’m in love with this article in Vogue Magazine about winter smoothies. Too many people think of blender drinks as summer-only treats. But here’s a secret that true produce-lovers should know: smoothies don’t have to be icy drinks bursting with frozen berries! Think outside the freezer and mix in some season-appropriate persimmons, citrus, or figs. My favorite featured … Read more…

2015 Holiday and Black Friday Vitamix Deals!

Vitamix has some great specials this year, when you make a purchase using our exclusive Vitamix promotion codeVitamix promotion code (06-005480). In addition to free standard shipping, they are also offering: Free copy of the book 101 Blender Drinks by Kim Haasarud with any blender purchase (November 1st – December 31st) $329 US ($50 off the regular price) for Reconditioned … Read more…

A Guide to Avocados

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  Let me just say it: I love avocados. Love love love them. When it’s avocado season here in California, I eat them all the time. They are just so creamy and so delicious. I’m not the only one. Americans eat around 1.65 billion pounds of avocados per year.  Avocados have also been cultivated for … Read more…

Raw Food Sweeteners

One of the best parts of a raw food diet is guilt-free sweets! It’s so much healthier (and I think tastier) to eat a dessert or smoothie full of fruits than some concoction of highly processed sugars and flours. Plus, the additional fiber will even out the sugar rush and leave you feeling happy and … Read more…