May 152012
 
Tall Green Tiki

For those of you who are still a little frightened of green smoothies, this one’s for you! If you are already a green smoothie aficionado, you’ll be extra excited to try out this recipe. Cilantro is a great cleansing herb, and with the right tools can even help you with your heavy metal detox! If [Read on...You know you want to]

May 042012
 
Raspberry Lemonade

With summer approaching, it’s time to start collecting your favorite recipes for outdoor adventures with friends. This delicious twist on traditional lemonade is the perfect refreshment for a hot day in the sun. Lemons are also great cleansers, so you can also drink this first thing in the morning to get your digestive system movin’ [Read on...You know you want to]

Mar 282012
 
Raw Hot Chocolate Recipe

Although raw food and drink are by definition, not allowed to be hot, that doesn’t mean that you can’t still make a warm drink to thaw out your icy fingers. With the arrival of spring comes the rain! Cozy up after a long wet walk with this homemade warm chocolate recipe. If you don’t care [Read on...You know you want to]

Mar 242012
 
Parsley Power Juice

I used to shy away from green drinks, thinking that they were going to taste terrible. In fact if you use something sweet as a base, green drinks can be quite delicious! Try mixing dark greens with apple, celery or cucumber juice to cut their bitterness. In this drink we use parsley, which is a [Read on...You know you want to]

Mar 152012
 
Raw Vegan Sushi Recipe - Low Fat

Okay okay, I know that the word sushi inherently means the recipe should include rice and probably some fish. Our ‘sushi’ rolls don’t even have rice though, nevermind the lack of seafood! In fact we changed up our recipe to make it a super low fat alternative, even compared to other raw sushi rolls. They [Read on...You know you want to]

Mar 132012
 
Raw Collard Wraps

Wraps were always one of my favorite easy foods. After turning raw, I thought my wrap days were over. But it turns out there are a number of ways you can eat wraps and still be raw. One is to make your own dehydrated wraps. This takes a bit of prep time and the use [Read on...You know you want to]

Mar 092012
 
Electrolyte Power

This green smoothie is made with celery juice, which is loaded with natural electrolytes. Drink it after your workout or on a hot day if you’re feeling light headed. It’s also a great breakfast smoothie to start off your day. It also has kiwi which is packed with vitamin C to boost your immune system [Read on...You know you want to]

Feb 192012
 
Thai Inspired Raw Soup

When I first went raw, I didn’t realize that soups could be raw and delicious. My first attempt at a raw soup was cold carrot soup. Like carrot juice but more savory. Needless to say I’ll never try that recipe again. With new blender technology, making raw soups is easy as pie (or easier). Our [Read on...You know you want to]

Feb 162012
 
Chocolate Banana Shake

Do you miss chocolate milk now that you’re all raw vegan? That packaged soy milk just doesn’t do the trick for me. You can try just making nut milk with some cacao, but I find this smoothie with bananas to be the most satisfying. Cacao is a stimulant, so have this shake for breakfast in [Read on...You know you want to]

Feb 092012
 
Mint Lemonade

I never knew how amazing lemons were until recently, they are certainly often overlooked for being as amazing as they are. Lemons are antibacterial, antifungal, antioxidants and a cleansing fruit. They have lots of vitamin C and citric acid (helps with digestion), in addition they have fiber and a variety of phytochemicals and minerals. We [Read on...You know you want to]