What To Put In A Basic Smoothie Recipe

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It seems like everyone is drinking smoothies these days for the health benefits. But, to go out and buy a smoothie can cost a lot more than you might be willing to spend on a drink. So, you need to get the ingredients needed to make your own healthy and … Read more

Weight Loss Smoothie Recipes that Taste Great too

Healthy weight loss smoothies with fresh ingredients

It seems like there’s a new celebrity fad diet every time we go down a grocery store aisle. Whether is Oprah declaring her love for counting points or Gwyneth Paltrow’s new $200 shake, there’s a lot to digest. Literally and metaphorically speaking. However, there’s no denying the power weight loss … Read more

Three Tasty Green Smoothie Recipes

green smoothie recipes

The vibrantly colored green smoothie recipes below are a great way to incorporate significant amounts of greens into your everyday diet. Believe it or not leafy green vegetables contain more beneficial nutrients than any other food group. To receive the full benefits of eating these leafy green vegetables you would … Read more

How To Make Chocolate Brownies in a Blender

If you are looking for something deliciously sweet and naughty to eat, but don’t want to be stuck in the kitchen forever creating it, just take a look at how to make chocolate brownies in a blender. These scrumptious and easy chocolate brownies can literally be knocked up in minutes! … Read more

Dairy Free Smoothie Recipes

Whether it’s a dairy intolerance, a health choice or if you simply ran out of milk, these naturally fruity dairy free smoothies are full of goodness, and they will taste absolutely wonderful. One of the best ways to create really satisfying smoothie is to use frozen fruits rather than ice. … Read more

How To Freeze Fruit & Vegetables

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Many of the best smoothie recipes and frozen blender drinks require you to freeze fruit or vegetables, so it’s always a good idea to have plenty prepared and ready for use in the freezer. Buying fresh fruits and vegetables in bulk when they are in season to freeze can save … Read more

Coffee Milkshake Recipes

Cold coffee flavored drinks and milkshake blender recipes have become increasingly popular over the years. With so many coffee syrups available to buy these days you can probably create almost any coffee flavoured milk or ice creams based drink you can think of. One of my favorites is the coconut … Read more

Sweet Potato Soup In A Blender

Sweet potatoes are a perfect inexpensive ingredient for a filling healthy blender soup that’s packed full of vitamins. Just one sweet potato will give you all the vitamin A you need for your recommended daily allowance. An average sized sweet potato also contains high levels of vitamin B6 helping to keep … Read more

Blended Strawberry Jam

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by Dan (Hampshire) Ingredients This no cook jam has a slightly thinner texture than the usual cooked jam and is made completely in a blender. This sweet tasting strawberry jam can be spread onto bread and toast, or spooned onto ice cream for a quick homemade sauce. I’ve even used … Read more

Mixed Fruit and Nut Smoothie

Mixed Fruit and Nut Smoothie

For this mixed fruit and nut smoothie I’ve used an economy bag of ready frozen mixed fruit containing apple, melon, strawberries, grapes and pineapple. You can use almost any frozen fruits in this smoothie, so take a look though the freezer and use up any bits you have hanging around. … Read more

Healthy Banana Milkshake Recipes

You can always depend on a good ripe banana to make a thick and creamy milkshake blender recipe. Banana milkshakes are loved by both Adults and kids alike, mainly for their sweet sugary taste and their high fibre content. Another good reason for using a banana in a milk shake … Read more

Making Almond Nut Butter In A Blender

Most people don’t realise that they can make their own delicious tasting nut butters that that are totally free from preservative in just a few minutes. These enticing creamy homemade nut butters are so much better than any you can buy in the store and you know exactly what is … Read more