Posts Tagged cranberry

Vegan Cranberry Almond Muffins

Posted by on Tuesday, 15 May, 2012

I’ve been on a chia seed kick lately. Chia Seeds are an easy way to add some good proteins, healthy omega-3 fatty acids as well as other minerals. You can literally add some chia seeds to any thing without an overpowering taste. I like it because it adds a little crunch to things. To rad more about the benefits of chia seeds, click here.

This is a pretty easy and quick muffin mix to whip up. And it’s vegan 🙂

2 Cups All Purpose Flour
1/4 Cup Raw Sugar
1 Cup Almonds – chopped
2 Tsp Baking Powder
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Cranberry Blueberry Orange Smoothie

Posted by on Tuesday, 24 May, 2011

3/4 Cup of Cranberries
1/’2 Cup Blueberries
1 Orange
1 Cup Vanilla Yogurt

Toss it in the blender and in no time at all you have a power packed smoothie to jump start your day.

Cranberry Blueberry Orange Smoothie Recipe

Cranberry Blueberry Orange Smoothie is sweet and a liiiiiitle tart.

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Gluten-Free Cranberry Banana Strawberry Orange Smoothie

Posted by on Monday, 21 March, 2011

1 Cup Cranberries — fresh or frozen
5 Strawberries — fresh or frozen
1 Banana
1 Orange
1 Cup of yogurt — I like the vanilla kind but for a gluten-free yogurt, stick to the plain.

Toss all this stuff in your blender and let ‘er rip! If everything you’re using is fresh and not frozen then serve over ice. This makes 2 servings or one really REALLY big one 🙂

Cranberry Banana Strawberry Orange Smoothie

Cranberry Banana Strawberry Orange Smoothie

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Best Ever Cranberry Sauce Thanksgiving Dish

Posted by on Wednesday, 12 January, 2011

Holy Cow is this dish good.  I used to be a cranberry out-of-a-can girl.  Not no more!  (Sorry mama about the double negative). On Turkey Day I whip up this side dish in no time in order to have my perfect triad of heaven in my mouth: turkey, cranberries and potatoes.

12 ounce bag of fresh cranberries
1/2 Cup H2o
1 fresh squeezed orange
1/3 Vodka — Yes, you’re reading this right, I said VODKA
1/2 Cup natural raw sugar

Bring the cranberries, H2O and sugar to a boil, then let simmer for 10 minutes.  Test out the berries and … Read the rest