Farnoosh’s note: this blog post is courtesy of our wonderful friend Brigid Cappello, from Gorgeous Green Smoothies! I love fresh juices. Especially the green ones! My favorite juice combination would have to be apple, cucumber, spinach and lemon. It’s refreshing, delicious, and includes some great ingredients for detoxing.
Why Skipping Breakfast is Plain Stupid! You are obsessed with how you look. You are obsessed with how many calories you consume. You are even obsessed with the idea of skipping meals. Am I right? Well, so was I for the longest tie, but what if I told you that in all its irony, this […]
How do you make delicious low-carb smoothies? During one of my recent book signings at Barnes & Noble, one of the readers asked if I have any low-carb smoothie recipes in The Healthy Smoothie Bible. Why, yes I do! In fact, I have a recipe tag for low-fruit and low-carb recipes.
How do you make a delicious and creamy smoothie without using bananas? How indeed? This is the question that a woman asked me at the recent two-day event at our local Williams Sonoma where I made a lot of smoothies and signed books. Whether you are allergic to bananas, or just can’t stomach the taste […]
Do you work out? Exercise? Push your body outside its comfort zone? I hope so! I’ve always exercised and Ashtanga yoga is a huge part of my life but recently something a lot more interesting happened. I started running with my husband on January 1st. Running as in putting on shoes and going outside not […]
What is A Beauty Detox Anyway? A beauty detox is not just a marketing term from the beauty industry to lure you into buying their next expensive product. At least not when I use it! The beauty detox, such as a juice cleanse or a smoothie detox, that I am talking about is detoxing from […]
Why Only 4-ingredient Quick Smoothie Recipes? You know how you start a new diet with all the intention in the world to do your best but then somewhere along the line, you lose enthusiasm, you worry if you can finish it and it becomes a chore to follow the program? I’ve got news for you: […]