Friday, August 27, 2010

Winner and Product Review

Good morning! The winner to the CSN Stores ( $40.00 giveaway is Carol Sue (I would choose the Roman 14.75" Garden Angel with Cross Figurine)....nice choice and Congratulations Carol Sue! Happy Shopping! Please send me your name and address to and I will get your info. sent to Eileen. It was so fun reading what everyone would choose! Thank you Eileen, CSN Stores, and to all that participated in this giveaway!

Now onto the Product Review: Organic Raw Cacao Powder was sent to me from April at you April and to More Than Alive!

When I first opened the bag it smelled like rich chocolate heaven and I love that it is organic. The texture is so smooth and tasted not as bitter as some powders that I have tried before! So of course, I had to make something with it! Enter: Coconut Chocolate No-Bake Macaroons

So sorry..this one came out so dark....feast your eyes on the first! The recipe was submitted by Stephanie, Goodyear, AZ at These tasted like cake or brownie batter with good! A Keeper for Sure!

Coconut Chocolate No-bake Macaroons

Servings: yields about 40 macaroons

Preparation Time: 15 minutes

Mix all ingredients together well. Form into small balls using a spoon or cookie scoop and refrigerate until firm.

*You can grind your own almond flour by placing whole almonds in a blender/food processor and blending until a fine meal.


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Have a great day!

Monday, August 23, 2010

Just a little reminder of the sale that is being offered at off ANYTHING in their store till Tuesday, August 31. Please use the coupon code: RF5H1. Thank you!

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

An Introduction and Cherry Choccie Bomb Shake

Cherry Chocolate Bomb Shake

Recipe by Kristen Suzanne of
Yield 3 cups

1 cup filtered water
1 frozen banana, chopped
1 cup frozen cherries
1/4 cup hemp protein powder (I used Jay Robb's Choc. Protein...1 packet)
2 tablespoons hemp seeds (I used 1/4 cup)
2 tablespoons raw chocolate powder (I omitted, was already using choc.)
Splash vanilla extract

Blend Away!......really good!.....thank you Kristen!

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Don't forget to enter for your chance to win the $40.00 giveaway from CSN Stores here.

Have a great day!

Thursday, August 12, 2010

Anyone interested in a CSN Stores GIVEAWAY?

Eileen from CSN Stores contacted me about doing a fun giveaway for a $40.00 gift certificate for one of my readers to use as they wish on any of their 200+ websites. CSN Stores range from everything: cookware to dog beds to cribs and dining room sets! The giveaway is only open to the US and Canada readers due to shipping cost.

Here are some fun examples of their products: William Bounds Chocolate/Multi-Purpose Mill.....for chopping up raw chocolate, nuts, or seeds.

Or Cedar Delite Book Stand....who couldn't use a couple extra hands in the kitchen.

To enter: All you have to do is leave me a comment and tell me what you would choose if you won (go here)....that's it....simple and sweet! If you don't have a blog, make sure to leave your email address so that I can contact you. The giveaway will be open till Thursday, August 26th till midnight EST and on Friday the winner will be picked! Good luck!

Sunday, August 8, 2010

Juice Feast


His N Hers

Into the juicer: 4 small tomatoes, 3 cucumbers, small handful beets, 1 apple! Enjoy!

Friday, August 6, 2010


Good morning, I just wanted everyone to know that if you are stopping by my blog and get a malware-software warning it is from, which appears to be hosting this warning without my consent. I have contacted him about this, but no one has responded yet! I'm so sorry for any inconvenience! Thank you and have a wonderful day!

Monday, August 2, 2010

Choco-Nutty Smoothie

Choco-Nutty Smoothie

Choco-Nutty Smoothie

2 scoops whatever kind of Choc. Protein Powder you would like (Vega is good)
1 banana
1/2 cup frozen blueberries
1 heaping T. almond butter
2 cups of whatever kind of milk (almond milk)
1 cup ice
*I also added a big handful of spinach*

Combine all and blend! Makes 2 large servings.

This recipe is from Brendan Brazier. You can go here and get a copy of his free eBook that has this recipe and photo in it.......Yum!