I love cranberry juice. While the extra tart flavour of cranberries is usually toned down by either sugar or sweet fruit juice, here beets have that function, yielding a hearty and not-too-sweet flavour (and beautiful color). There is even some greens hidden in there, and parsley to detoxify after some holiday partying!
With the colder fall weather, smoothies are not my breakfast staple anymore (hello, yummy oatmeal!). However, when I work out in the morning, I still favour a smoothie since it is the only thing that is quick enough and that doesn’t weight me down if I work out half an hour after drinking it (not eating anything before working out is definitely not an option for me).
I was quite excited to get a bag of Kiss Me Organics matcha to review because, well… I love matcha! My favorite way to enjoy matcha is in a latte, although I also like it just whisked in hot water. I also love using it in recipes, such as smoothies, cakes and other treats. However, I often shy away from using it in my baked goods
After rainy May came sunny June. And sunny June made smoothies into a daily treat, which are made the same way every day… except when yummy ideas come my way. (wow… I should be a poet) I actually wanted to make a banana smoothie… until I saw the bottle of POM in the fridge as well as the leftover coconut milk I had from making
Spring brought back one of my favorites. Something I often forget about in the winter. Smoothies. My go-to smoothie is a little less than 1 cup almond milk, 1 scoop protein powder, 1 banana and a heaping cup frozen fruit, with some spinach or frozen broccoli (yes, broccoli – you can’t taste it, just like spinach) when I have some. It is SO good. But