Wow, what a week it has been here in the Stark household. Between a three day power outage and both my husband and I getting sick in the midst of it, we’ve certainly been having a time over here. Thank God for our parents who gave us hot meals and a place to shower, and thank God for my husband who kept our water supply stocked and our generator running while dealing with his own illness. Luckily, the power is back on today and we’re both finally starting to recover. I’m beyond happy to feel like myself again, and especially to have running water. Continue Reading
Yesterday when I was leaving yoga class, I felt so healthy and good about myself that I thought, what better way to keep those feelings going than with a green smoothie? Green smoothies are everywhere these days, and for good reason! They’re delicious, energizing, and incredibly healthy. So many nutrients are packed into these refreshing treats, and the best part about them is that most don’t taste “green” at all.
I rarely ever make smoothies anymore that aren’t green. I love drinking one of these as a sort of detox after a weekend of poor eating choices. No matter how bad I’ve been, these always get me back on track and help me to feel clean again. As the weather starts to get warmer, I find myself craving these more and more. They’re perfect for an on-the-go snack or even as a meal. In the summertime, I love starting my mornings with a nice tall green smoothie.