The Juice, 2: Easy Being Green

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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

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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

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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

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  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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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...]