The Juice, 2: Easy Being Green

Day two is already so much better than day one was, and I think I know why, based on changing up a few things. 1.    Day one I made one drink with apples, and I can’t help but think the apples killed my sensitive blood sugar and made me extremely … [Read more...]

The Juice, 1: Into Nightshade

Follow along on a low carber’s journey of juicing, sacrifice and… well, right now it’s sacrifice only, really… as a typically low carb blogess and her sweet baboo embark on a liquid only diet for 10 days, based on the documentary, Fat, Sick and … [Read more...]

Berry Spinach Smoothie

I know you're saying Whatwhat? Berry Spinach? Did you go and smoke some crack and then raid the ice box? Allow me to explain... My husband and I saw a pretty compelling documentary on Netflix about juicing called Fat, Sick and Nearly Dead this … [Read more...]

Review: LC-Tapioca Instant Pudding

  Ch-ch-ch-chia! source Update: July 19, 2011. Glen just contacted me and told me they've revamped the tapioca, so expect a newer, even better product. Let me start out by saying I'm not the biggest fan of tapioca. So but … [Read more...]

Creamy Strawberry Smoothie

I am usually a grab and go girl. The quicker breakfast can be for me, the better. Eggs become dull, and I like to drink something cold to help wake me up (probably residual Diet Coke habit). This recipe has been a hit at my house, and on those crazy … [Read more...]

Old-Fashioned Egg Nog

Pictured: A shamrock drink, not unlike the 'nog. Egg nog isn't the reason for the season, but it is the delicious, chilled icing in the glass. … [Read more...]

Cranberry Frozen Frappuccino

You may be looking at a refrigerator filled with leftovers this morning from your Thanksgiving feast. Why not start with a new frappuccino to set the mood? Made with cranberry tea and topped with a dollop of cranberry sauce, this festive, … [Read more...]

Low-carb Iced Coffee

In an ongoing series devoted to keeping money in wallets during the impending recession while still enabling eyeballs to bulge from caffeinated sockets all over the world, following is a standard low-carb iced coffee recipe. Quick tip: Using ice … [Read more...]

Unsweetened Iced Mint Tea

Mmmm. Mint-tea. Plantation mint is a favorite for its strong pleasant flavor. source For a more refreshing iced tea, think mint: … [Read more...]

Unsweetened Iced Tea

Be cool! source While it is still warm, cool down with the enjoyable undertones of unsweetened, iced tea. The caffeine is a welcome friend, but the ingredients are natural, enjoyable, and refreshing. … [Read more...]