Sunrise Green Smoothie – One Of My Favorite Smoothies Ever!

Something incredible happened when I was on vacation with friends recently.

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A couple of weeks ago, I enjoyed a weekend getaway to the French West Indies with 3 other couples. We rented a villa, so it was like one big slumber party the whole time. We ate every meal together, it was so fun! The first morning I woke up expecting to have a croissant for breakfast (because that’s what is typical for that part of the world – and I love them!), but to my surprise, my friend was busy making a green smoothie in the kitchen. Frankly, I was shocked and so happy at the same time! My friend ended up making one of the best smoothies I have ever had – using the only produce he could find on the island. Vegetables like kale were not available at the store, so he used some spinach and some other basic ingredients he could find. I couldn’t believe how good it turned out. The next morning, I made sure to wake up early, so I could watch, help him make it and steal the recipe! Haha! Here it is:  Continue Reading →

Bodum Discount & Blender Giveaway

Last week I received a new blender sent to me by Bodum. If you have been reading Food Babe for a while now – you know I am absolutely in LOVE with their products. I’ve used them for years and I especially love their french presses, storage jars and double walled mugs.

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Although I already have a blender – I am always curiously excited to test new ones out. I am pretty sure I’ve gone through at least 5 blenders in my adult life…I’m either really good at breaking them or really bad at picking them out.
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