Pureed Whole Grain Pancakes

All of my pureed diet recipes must pass a taste test.  I feel, if I won’t eat it, why would anyone else?  I sampled this recipe and it a tasted like an amped up Cream of Wheat.  I had one of my girls taste it and she cleaned the plate! 1/3 cup of water 4…

Whole Grain Pancakes

½ cup all purpose flour ½ cracked wheat or whole wheat flour ¼ cup oat flour ¼ cup quinoa flour 3 tablespoons sugar 2 tsp double-acting baking powder 1¼ cup of milk (any kind) 2 eggs 3 tablespoons melted butter Combine dry ingredients in a medium size mixing bowl and set aside. Combine eggs and…

Melon Agua Fresca

Here in southern California the summer heat is just beginning to ramp up.  With temperatures that hover near 100 degrees sometimes into October, staying cool and hydrated is high on our list of priorities.  My husband came across this recipe on Foodwishes.com and asked me if I could make it.  I just happened to have…

Mango Ice cream

So what do you serve for dessert when it’s 102 degrees outside?  Ice cream, of course!  This is a fresh and fruity twist on an old time favorite.  My husband likes his with a sprinkle of shredded coconut while my girls prefer it without the banana.  With the Vitamix I can make 2 servings at…

Vitamix Flash Sale

There is so much to be found on the Vitamix  website but this link puts it all in a nutshell. 

Vitamix Verses Jamba Juice

I was able to find this information on hackthemenu.com: Jamba Juice Smoothies Prices: Item                                            Sixteen Original Power Classic Smoothies                 $4.29     $4.99       $5.69 All Fruit Smoothies                $4.69     $5.39       $6.09 Fruit & Veggie Smoothies    $5.69     $5.39       $6.09 Pre-Boosted Smoothies       $6.69     $5.39       $6.09 Fit ‘n Fruitful Smoothies      $4.99     $5.69       – Creamy Treats                        $4.69     $5.39       – Now let’s do…

Ranch Dressing

Try this one out on your family (Shhhh! Don’t tell them what’s in it). They will fall in love with it and your cottage cheese haters will be shocked. I tried making this with a regular blender but my husband did not like it because the texture was not creamy enough. Not so with the…

Vitamix History

What the Vitamix can do is why we bought it.  It’s history is why it is the only blender I will endorse and promote. Vitamix Company History A Letter from our President When I was asked to become the President of Vitamix in 2009, the company was already recognized as the market leader in blending…