Posts Tagged organic

Live-a-Little Organic and Fairtrade Red Wine

Posted by on Friday, 3 August, 2012
Live-a-Little Organic Fairtrade Red Wine

I found this hidden gem at Binnys in Chicago. Live-a-Little Really Ravishing Red is an organic and fairtrade red blend from South Africa. Stella Winery is behind this really fantastic and smooth red. In fact, Stella Winery was awarded the first ever¬†Fairtrade certification from FLO e.V in 2011. Nice work, right? What exactly is Fair […]

Raw Date Bar

Posted by on Friday, 3 August, 2012
Raw Date Bar Recipe

Raw bars taste amazing while giving you the nutrients your body needs. The only problem is, they are expensive. So I’ve been trying out my own raw bar recipes. This is my first go-around and it turned out really good. Not that I’m bragging or any thing… 1 Cup Dates 1 Cup Almonds 1/4 Cup […]

Blueberry Orange Banana Kale Chia Seed Smoothie

Posted by on Tuesday, 10 July, 2012
Blueberry Orange Banana Kale Chia Seed Smoothie Recipe

Talk about a power punch of nutrients! In this smoothie you’ve got Vitamin A, B, C and E, loads of Potassium, Magnesium, Iron, Folic Acid, Antioxidants and Omega-3. Nice, right? But doe sit taste good? Hells yeah. And it’s super easy to whip up. 1 Cup Forzen Blueberries 1 Orange 1 Banana 2 Handfuls of […]

Blackberry Blueberry Chia Seed and Yogurt Smoothie

Posted by on Friday, 29 June, 2012
Blackberry Blueberry Chia Seed and Yogurt Smoothie

1 Cup Frozen Blackberries 1 Cup frozen Blueberries 1/2 Cup Fresh Squeezed Orange Juice / Pineapple Juice 1/2 Cup Vanilla Yogurt 3 TBS Chia Seeds 2 Handfuls of Kale I let the Chia Seeds soak in the orange juice for about 10 minutes, then I toss everything into the blender. This makes 2 smoothies. Or […]

Berry Chia Seed and Kale Smoothie

Posted by on Thursday, 21 June, 2012
Blackberry Blueberry Chia Seed Kale Smoothie Recipe

This smoothie is VERY similar to the previous smoothie recipe I put up. The only difference is, really, the added kale. It may sound gross but it’s tastes so good, and you don’t really even taste the kale! Honestly. This smoothie gives you a power punch of sustainable energy to start your day with and […]

Blackberry Blueberry Chia Seeds Smoothie

Posted by on Wednesday, 20 June, 2012
Blueberry Blackberry Chia Seeds Smoothie Recipe

What an awesome pick-me-up! Thanks to the Chia seeds this smoothie gives me lasting and sustainable energy throughout the day. 1 Cup Blueberries 1 Cup Blackberries 3 TBS Chia Seeds 1 Banana 3/4 Cup fresh squeezed orange/pineapple juice Toss into your blender and enjoy. This makes 2 smoothies. Or one now and one for tomorrow […]

Maca and Raw Milk

Posted by on Friday, 15 June, 2012
Maca Powder Raw milk Smoothie

Yummmm. 2 TBS Maca Powder 1 Cup Raw Milk 1 Banana Toss all this into your blender and serve on ice. It’s a fantastic pick me up!

Cherry Blueberry and Chia Seed Smoothie

Posted by on Tuesday, 5 June, 2012
Cherry Blueberry and Chia Seed Smoothie Recipe

1/2 Cup Frozen Cherries 1 Cup Frozen Blueberries 3 TSP of Chia Seeds 6 Ice Cubes 1/3 Cup Vanilla Brown Cow Yogurt 1/3 Cup H2O Soak the Chia Seeds in the H20 for about 10 minutes, then add everything to your blender and hit “play.” This makes 2 servings.

Vegan Cranberry Almond Muffins

Posted by on Tuesday, 15 May, 2012
Vegan Cranberry Almond Muffins

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 […]

Vegan Orange Banana Smoothie

Posted by on Sunday, 13 May, 2012
Vegan Orange Banana Smoothie

This is the perfect pick me up with good fats, vitamins and minerals. Instead of putting yogurt or milk in, like I do with most of my smoothies, I only added water, but also Coconut Oil. I wanted a little something extra with good fats while adding a little sweetness. 2 Bananas 1 Orange 1 […]