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Category: Beverages

The Boss Blender from Breville Canada

It’s time to mix up a new routine!  Breville Canada’s newest blender, The Boss can make you feel a whole lot better and help maintain those New Year resolutions with juicing and smoothies thanks to their powerhouse blender.  It does more than make juices and smoothies for you too.  Just to name a few, mill your own flour, make delicious soups, dips and…

Chicken Broth in the pressure cooker

One of the best ways to heal your stomach, your kids and nourish your body is with bone/broth.  I used to cook it for good 24-48 hours, always simmering on the stove.  Now with my Breville Fast Slow Pro pressure cooker, I can have it ready in 40-60 minutes on the stock setting.  I get a rich tasting broth and when settled in the…

Salted Peanut Butter Hot Chocolate {Recipe}

Oh boy!  Doesn’t that sound delicious?! From the gals of The Best of Bridge Slow Cooker Family Meals, yes from the same book I am giving away I had to include this tasty treat.  Enjoy!  To enter my giveaway visit my Chicken and White Bean Stew with Pesto…

Sangria Kombucha and the enjoying the last, lazy days of Summer #ONatural

This month is flying by.  In fact, Summer is flying by, right? What are you plans since back to school is only a few weeks away? Well, we’re going to indulge.  I am not going to stress about bed time.  I am not going to stress about anything because my kids want to do that I would normally say “no” to. Okay…

MacKinnon Brothers Brewery~ Delicious beer in the quiet town of Bath, Ontario #DiscoverOntario

What are you up to this weekend? Need an idea? Are the kids away this weekend? How about discovering some of Ontario’s best in craft beer? Let me tell you about MacKinnon Brothers Brewery.  First of all the beer is delicious.  It’s a family run brewery and they’ve been on the same land since 1784.  I found that pretty…

Creating new healthy habits #ONatural

I recently joined a group lead by a friend of a friend who is a holistic practitioner.  It’s a great group that I am enjoying so far as we’re starting to gently clean our livers, flush your kidneys and lymphatic system. I’ll share with you some of my favourite things that are easy to do to start feeling better. I’ve been…

The Dose Control by Breville

Everyone needs a good coffee grinder? Right? If you’re a coffee drinker you’ll probably say “yes”.  If you prefer to grind your coffee like I do, you’d probably say “yes”.   Let me tell you about the Dose Control by Breville. Why you should buy whole beans? I love a rich dark, oily bean.  When I open up…

Crio Bru~ A brewed, chocolaty drink made from roasted & ground cocoa beans

  What if I told you that drinking cocoa would increase your energy(yeah, I know…no brainer), reduce hunger and strengthen your immune system?   photo courtesy of Crio Brü      I have recently been enjoying Crio Brü and when I had my first brewed cup in my fabulous new Bodum french press I was over the moon.  I tweeted and facebooked I am giving…