Drinks

Turmeric Pineapple Smoothie With Basil

Turmeric Pineapple Smoothie With Basil

Pineapple and banana are a pretty classic tropical smoothie combination, but I’ve mixed things up a bit this week by adding turmeric.  I’ve been seeing turmeric smoothies and milks flying around Pinterest like crazy lately so wanted to give it a try.  The spice has…

Watermelon Mint Refresher

Watermelon Mint Refresher

Today was the most gorgeous sunny day; I finally feel like the nice weather is here to stay!  To celebrate we made one our favourite blender drinks; watermelon blended with ice, mint, lime juice and a touch of agave.  This whole juice is perfect for…

Strawberry Kiwi Kale Smoothie

Strawberry Kiwi Kale Smoothie

Just popping in quickly to say Hi!  Even though I just posted last week it feels like a lifetime ago.   I’ve been immersed in vacation-planning the last few days and feel like I haven’t had time for anything else.  We are planning to go…

Cinnamon Heart Tea Smoothie

Cinnamon Heart Tea Smoothie

This smoothie uses one of my favourite loose leaf teas – Cinnamon Heart Pu’erh Tea from David’s Tea   It tastes exactly like the cinnamon heart candy except its all natural and actually good for you!  Chilled and blended with strawberries, banana, chia and a little…

“Turn Up The Beet” Antioxidant Smoothie

“Turn Up The Beet” Antioxidant Smoothie

Welcome to January; freezing cold weather, fresh starts, packed gyms…and even more freezing cold weather! Although it was a bit of a shock to the system going back to work after two weeks I can honestly say I’m excited for 2015.  I just have a…

Baileys Almande Review

Baileys Almande Review

If you’re on a quest to find the perfect vegan liqueur to add to your favorite coffee or juice, then you’ve come to the right place. Baileys is known for its legendary Irish Cream, so you may be wondering why we’re talking about a Baileys…

Best 15 Pea Protein Powders

Best 15 Pea Protein Powders

It’s no secret that being a vegan makes it a lot harder to get certain nutrients in our diets. It’s a tough sacrifice, but it’s a sacrifice worth making. One of the most notorious of these nutrients is protein. With so much protein coming from…

Apple Spirulina Smoothie

Apple Spirulina Smoothie

I’d share with you guys my latest recipe creation: this spirulina smoothie. Spirulina smoothie I usually just mix a scoop (5ml) of spirulina powder into a glass of juice or water (water works best if I’m having flavoured spirulina – I particularly enjoy Nature’s Way…