Citrus-Herb Green Smoothie

Green-Orange Julius - Finished Close-up

This smoothie was inspired from a sample I had at Costco one day. A blender “event” was going on and the Blender sales guy made a basil-limeade smoothie. I loved the basil and lime together, but wanted to make it without any sugar, so I used orange juice which is naturally sweeter, with a little […]

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Chocolate Peanut-butter Shake

Chocolate Peanut-butter Shake

This is great for those times when you’re craving something, well, Reese’s-like. Every time I make it I’m amazed that it is sweetened with nothing but bananas. My kids and everyone else I’ve made this for love it. Keep in mind that you may want to half this recipe. My blender is big and this […]

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Happy Labor Day

Labor Day

Happy Labor Day, everyone. I hope it is full of hard work, and good memories…:) Try the Honey Ice Cream and Fresh Corn Salad!!

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Fresh Corn Salad

Fresh Corn Salad, Finished

This is a great salad to make in the summer when super sweet corn can be found at markets and road-side stands. The first time I tried freshly picked sweet corn raw was in Cy’s Market when Vito gave me some of his fresh corn to sample there in his wonderful little market. I wondered […]

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Honey Ice Cream

Honey Ice Cream, Finished, Detail

Here is a good recipe to try this coming Labor Day! This is a vanilla ice cream recipe with honey replacing the sugar (cutting the amount in half since honey is so much sweeter). If you want the anti-allergy benefits of your raw honey, make sure you are using it in a no-cook ice cream […]

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