Decadent Date Smoothie

Decadent Date Smoothie Recipe

I didn't make my usual blueberry smoothie this morning because I was craving something a little different - actually something more dessert-like. For the past week or so I've been following David Zinczenko's 8-Hour Diet, so today's smoothie (which I didn't have until 11:30am), really hit the spot. It tasted great and was actually the … [Read More...]

30 Days of Juicing and Weight Watchers Wrap-up

30 Days Of Juicing Weight Watchers Wrap Up

Martha’s Thoughts On Juicing Well, we did it! Peter and I completed our little 30 Day Juicing Weight Watchers Experiment that we playfully dubbed – JuiceFest. I’m happy to report it was fun for me. I think because I kept it simple and didn’t force myself to give anything up. I just added a serving… 

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Homemade V8 Juice Recipe

Homemade V8 Juicer Recipe {30 Days of Juicing}

(30 Days of Juicing Day #30 – Homemade V8 Juice) Before juicing became the celebrated trend that it is today, there was V8® juice. Probably the first really popular, and mass-consumed, juice made with vegetables. V8 was appropriately named because the original recipe consists of the juice from 8 vegetables, namely: tomatoes, beets, carrots, celery,… 

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Spiced Autumn Harvest Juice

Spiced Autumn Harvest Juice

(30 Days of Juicing Day #29 – Spiced Autumn Harvest Juice) Okay, it’s not exactly autumn yet, but it’s never too early to begin celebrating the flavors of fall. This spiced autumn harvest juice is my own concoction, cobbled together from several recipes that sounded good. I tasted spice enhanced juices for the first time… 

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Fat Flush Juice Recipe

Fat Flush Juice {30 Days of Juicing}

(30 Days of Juicing: Day #28 – Fat Flush Juice Recipe) This wonderful Fat Flush Juice Recipe comes from Linda Wagner’s blog. She lists some great benefits of juicing, including: Maintaining an alkaline environment within the tissues in our bodies Increased absorption of vitamins and minerals Liver detoxification Giving your body a break from digestion… 

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pineapple kale cucumber juice

Pineapple Kale Cucumber Juice

(30 Days of Juicing Day #27 – Pineapple Kale Cucumber Juice) We are now in the homestretch of our 30 Days of Juicing experiment. Time has flown. But I’m ready for it to be over so I can share some of the great slow cooker recipes I’ve been too busy to post. The past 30… 

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Iron-Rich Green Juice Recipe

Iron Rich Green Juice {30 Days of Juicing}

  (30 Days of Juicing Day #26 – Iron Rich Green Juice Recipe) This delightfully green juice came about from my simple need to use up some fruits and veggies I had in the fridge. I haven’t yet made a juice with broccoli, but I’ve been wanting to try it – so today’s my lucky… 

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Apple Cucumber Celery Juice

Apple Cucumber Celery Juice

(30 Days of Juicing Day #25 – Apple Cucumber Celery Juice) Light, refreshing and not too “green” this apple cucumber celery juice is a pleasant way to begin a hot summer day. I found the recipe on Prolific Juicing where it’s listed as a Weight Loss Juice Recipe. The blog’s owner, Farnoosh, claims that the primary reason to… 

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Summer Gazpacho Juice Recipe

Gazpacho Juice {30 Days of Juicing}

(30 Days of Juicing Day #24 – Summer Gazpacho Juice) I really love cold gazpacho soup, so when I noticed this recipe for Summer Gazpacho Juice on Reboot with Joe, I knew I’d be making it. I did some tinkering with the original recipe and think it tastes pretty good – but I definitely want… 

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