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Vanilla, Caramel & Cinnamon Liquor - Full of Plants. Pomegranate French 75 Cocktail Recipe {Less Added Sugar} Hot Toddy. Candied Cranberry Pomegranate Prosecco Spritzers. ‘Tis the season.. for Candied Cranberry Pomegranate Prosecco Spritzers!

Candied Cranberry Pomegranate Prosecco Spritzers

This is the magical time of year when cocktails abound and cranberries go with/on everything. If you’re feeling fancy, I highly suggest you make these candied cranberries. Vegan Eggnog (Creamy & Heartwarming) - Jessica in the Kitchen. This Vegan Eggnog tastes so much like traditional eggnog it’s unreal!

Vegan Eggnog (Creamy & Heartwarming) - Jessica in the Kitchen

It’s creamy, comforting and SO easy to whip up in your blender! Screaming Witch’s Beer Punch. Makes 20 servings What you need: 16 cups cinnamon liqueur1-3/8 cups pumpkin-flavored beer (or other basic lager of choice)1 cup orange-flavored whiskey or liqueur, such as Cointreau3/4 cup orange juice1-1/4 cup dry champagne3/4 cup lemon-lime soda1 tablespoon apple juice1 12-ounce can root beerFresh lemon juice, to taste1/4 cup grenadineFresh orange juice, frozen into ice cubesCandy of choice, for garnishLemon and lime slices, for garnish What you do: In a large punch bowl, combine all ingredients except frozen orange juice and candy and mix well.

Screaming Witch’s Beer Punch

Just before serving, add frozen orange juice and garnish with candy. Citrus Holiday Punch. Warm up from the inside out with this gin-spiked, holiday cocktail from the Vegan Christmas cookbook.

Citrus Holiday Punch

Swap the flavored syrup or citrus fruit add-ins with whatever you fancy. What you need: ½ cup sugar½ cup water1 large orange, peeled and thinly sliced1 large lemon, peeled and thinly sliced1 grapefruit, peeled and thinly sliced2 limes, peeled and thinly sliced2 cups gin6 cups tonic water¾ cup orange syrup (found in most liquor stores)2 teaspoons ground cinnamon. Untitled. There are certain flavor combinations and dishes that remind your taste buds of different holidays.


For us, the combination of spices like cinnamon, ginger & nutmeg brings back happy Christmas memories. 5 Detox Water Recipes to Boost Your Metabolism - WomenWorking. Drinking water improves metabolism, but it can be difficult to consume the recommended amount each day.

5 Detox Water Recipes to Boost Your Metabolism - WomenWorking

Staying hydrated is great for digestion because it removes toxins, which means less bloating, clearer skin and an overall energized feeling. Although water itself is doing most of the work in these recipes, flavoring your water may make it easier to drink and provide additional benefits from the other ingredients. Here are five detox water recipes that can boost your metabolism. Lemon, ginger and mint Lemon juice aids in digestion and, in a study done on mice, reduces weight gain from high-fat diets. Ginger is a natural remedy for intestinal gas and indigestion.

Mint adds a refreshing edge to the drink, but also produces digestive enzymes to help you better absorb vitamins and nutrients in food. Apple cinnamon Apples are rich in antioxidants which protect the body from damage caused by free radicals. Cucumber Nutrient-rich and high in fiber, cucumbers help you feel more satiated. Ultra Detox Shake for Healthy Blood Sugar Levels - WomenWorking. In the age of meal convenience, smoothies reign supreme, and unlike most quick treats, many of them do the body good.

Ultra Detox Shake for Healthy Blood Sugar Levels - WomenWorking

So before you reach for that ice cream for the third day in a row, opt for this cool dessert that’s both delicious and nutritious. Here’s a recipe for a smoothie that delivers a multitude of benefits, providing omega-3 fatty acids (to boost brain and heart health), fiber (to regulate digestion), antioxidants (to protect cells from damage caused by free radicals) and phytonutrients (to improve blood flow and circulation). Get blending! Step 1. Boost Your Brain Power With This Simple Drink Recipe - WomenWorking. Success – personal, professional, and academic – takes more than just passion.

Boost Your Brain Power With This Simple Drink Recipe - WomenWorking

It takes energy and determination; it takes discipline and focus; it takes concentration and memory. And while there’s no shortcut to cultivating these skills, there are foods you can eat that can help fuel your brain to function effectively. That’s why Dr. Mark Hyman, M.D. – a practicing family physician and an internationally recognized advocate of Functional Medicine – developed this brain-boosting smoothie recipe. How to Cleanse and Nourish Your Cells with Fresh Vegetable Juices. I'm often asked to name one thing that can be done right away to get healthier.

How to Cleanse and Nourish Your Cells with Fresh Vegetable Juices

With respect to food choices, the best suggestion I have is to begin drinking freshly pressed vegetable juices. Drinking just one freshly pressed juice each day is a reliable way of infusing your body with a wide variety of vitamins, minerals, and phytonutrients that can protect your cells against premature aging and disease. Almost everyone who has studied nutrition can agree that freshly pressed vegetable juices are highly beneficial to human health. Cold Brew Coffee Protein Shake. Cold brew is exactly how it sounds; brew your coffee (overnight) using cold water versus hot.

Cold Brew Coffee Protein Shake

The benefit? A more concentrated, richer, bolder, more delicious flavor that kicks all other iced coffees to the curb. Feel free to choose decaf coffee over fully caffeinated if you prefer. The second part of this recipe takes cold brew next level. Anti-Inflammatory Toddy (Gut-Healing Recipe) Today we were lucky enough to have a visit from the very beautiful Lee Holmes in Food Matters HQ as she headed around Australia on her book tour for her new book 'Heal Your Gut'. We made some yummy recipes with her ( recipe below) and talked all things gut healing! Inflammation lies at the root of many chronic illnesses, and a majority of them start within the gut as an autoimmune reaction that develops into systemic inflammation. Start Your Day With This Herbal Tonic For Inner Peace. Cultivating inner peace takes practice, effort, and tools, especially in this busy, toxic world. I’ve created a daily ritual of calming meditation and introspection so that I can approach each day more peacefully.

Recently, I added a tonic to the mix. Ginger Beetroot Detox Smoothie. Bamik Hambaz Delicious flavor set aside, beet smoothies can give your body a boost in eliminating toxins! Go With Your Gut And Try Coconut Milk Kefir (Recipe) By Jessica Ainscough What Is Kefir and Why Should We Drink It? The health of our bodies is, quite literally, determined by the health of our gut and the health of our gut is determined by how well balanced our good and bad bacteria is.

There’s an entire complex ecosystem of bacteria living in your gut, involving hundreds of species. In fact, we have more bacteria in our bodies than there have ever been people on the planet. The good bacteria in our gut is there to stimulate the immune system, inhibit pathogens, help us break down foods (starches in particular), and even affect our mental capability. Cookies and Cream Smoothie for Recovery - Thrive Energy Cookbook. A Green Smoothie That Beats Any Cleanse. The Apple Pie Smoothie. Perfect Green Juice Recipe. Recipe sourced from The Food Matters Recipe Book. Ingredients 3 organic sticks celery 1 lebanese cucumber (peeled if not organic) 2 stems kale 1/4 fennel bulb 1 lemon, peeled 1 green apple (peeled if not organic) 1/2 slice of ginger, peeledTools You'll Need A cold-pressed or centrifugal juicer. Method Put all ingredients through your juicer. Strain through your sieve to remove all residual pulp.

Special Note: This juice is an excellent source of easily digestible alkaline minerals, such as potassium which is particularly helpful when cleansing. Avocado Banana Chocolate Milkshake. 3 Drool-Worthy Juice Recipes To Make At Home. The Perfect Tonic To Stop Cravings, Manage Weight & Boost Energy. A little while ago, I was talking to someone who had been struggling with cravings for as long as he could remember. During the day he followed a pretty decent diet, and he also worked out regularly, but every evening he would ruin all this — as well as his chances of finally losing weight — because of an irresistible longing for chips, cookies and other unhealthy snacks.

Peanut Butter Bomb Smoothie for Two. Coffee Science: How to Make the Best French Press Coffee at Home. Make better coffee at home in your French press. [Photos: Nick Cho] A French press is often treated like Jason Segal's character in Forgetting Sarah Marshall. He's actually the one you want, but people tend to flock blindly to the flashy, temperamental types like coffee-siphon-somethings or Russell Brands.

Chamomile Smoothie. German chamomile has had a long history of calming tummies and lulling bodies into a restful sleep. My husband’s Oma and Opa have shared stories of their parents running into the backyard to grab chamomile out of their garden when one of their kids was feeling ill, or simply for a relaxing evening tea. The Ultimate, All-Natural Hangover Remedy. A Sweet Potato Smoothie That Tastes Like Ice Cream. Anti-Aging Blueberry Detox Smoothie. Vega's Photos.