Posts in Food + Drink
How To Make A PJ Masks Gecko Cake
Violet loves Gecko from PJ Masks (it's part of her superhero play) and for her birthday I decided to try making a cut out character cake for the first time. It proved to be super fun cake therapy for me and she LOVED it. Some people were asking if I was going to put together a tutorial so here goes! And here are links to the whipped cream frosting, small star tip, and black sparkle gel I referenced; the other supplies (e.g., food coloring) are standard.
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Lifestyle Solutions Video: A Delicious Chocolate Cashew Milk Recipe
When I posted my green smoothie video recipe, I referenced being obsessed with my NutriBullet. It's easy for kitchen appliances to quickly move to the kitchen appliance graveyard, but I use this thing every single day, and sometimes twice a day, largely because I love having an afternoon pick me up drink like this chocolate cashew milk! This recipe is so tasty and I hope you'll give it a try! It's a nice, easy way to get a protein and fiber hit.
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Lifestyle Solutions Video: A Green Smoothie Even Kids Will Like!
I was pretty excited when I came up with this 5-minute green smoothie recipe, but after the summer I became obsessed with the NutriBullet (which grinds everything so much better than the Cuisinart I was using). I've tweaked the recipe to make it even faster to prep (one minute!) and with less sugar. It's so good, in fact, that Laurel and I have been drinking this smoothie every day for, oh, the past 4 months! Give it a try -- Laurel was dubious at first but loves it!
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