Gym Update + {Almond Mocha Green Smoothies}

It's been a week since I joined a gym, the first step towards my summer goal. I went every single day, which is more than I'll normally go...but I wanted to get in the habit of being there and I wanted to take a couple different classes to see what was most challenging and motivating. ... Read more » about Gym Update + {Almond Mocha Green Smoothies}

Juicing Through the Rainbow: {Super Green Juice}

Way back when (almost a year ago to the day, to be exact) I decided that I needed to create more balance in my life and I did that by cutting back my blogging schedule to once a week. I didn't exactly "cut back" though, since I dove right into writing an e-cookbook that summer followed by a real-honest-to-goodness-printed cookbook immediately thereafter...but that's a whole other story. Anyways, now that the book has been turned into the publisher (YAY!!!!) I have been doing a lot more juicing and want to share those fabulous juices with you while still keeping a good mix ... Read more » about Juicing Through the Rainbow: {Super Green Juice}

Baking Fail + {Spinach Lemonade}

Okay, here comes a confession: sometimes my recipes fail...like big time. Like throw the entire batch straight-into-the-trashcan-fail.  Yesterday was one of those days. I was so excited about last week's super successful juicing/baking combo of Good Morning Juice and Carrot Cake Muffins that I sought out to replicate the process with a different set of flavors: a green lemonade plus lemon/lime bars using the pulp.  The lemonade was fantastic, but the bars were awful...waaaaaaaaaaaay too much spinach pulp ... Read more » about Baking Fail + {Spinach Lemonade}