Blogs by Month: 9 2014

Nick's Picks: Summertime Smoothies

09.24.14 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[0]

A great way to end summer!   1 Cup Mango chunks (fresh or frozen) 1/2 Cup Fresh Pineapple 1 Banana 2-3 Strawberries 1/2 Cup Apple Juice 1 Cup Vanilla Greek Yogurt   In a blender, puree all the fruit and apple juice until smooth. Add the ...

Nick's Picks: Watermelon Salad

09.17.14 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[0]

Summer may be coming to a close, but you sure don't have to eat like it! 1 Cup Balsamic Vinegar 1 Tbsp Honey 1 Seedless Watermelon Peeled and Cubed 1 Seedless (English) cucumber, Diced 1 Tomato (I used yellow for color), Diced 1 Pint of ...

Nick's Picks: Gazpacho!

09.10.14 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[3]

The avocado makes this gazpacho smooth! 4-5 Large Plum Tomatoes 1 Medium Green Pepper 1 Cucumber, Peeled 1-2 Garlic Cloves 1/2 of a Medium Red Onion 1 Jalapeno, Seeded (If you enjoy spicy) 1 Avocado 2 Slices of Crusty Italian Bread 1 Cup Olive ...

Nick's Picks: Audrey's Healthy Banana Cookies

09.09.14 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[0]

This one is from Kingdom Bound when Audrey made everyone cookies! Ingredients: 3 ripe bananas2 cups rolled oats1 cup dates, pitted and chopped 1/3 cup vegetable oil1 teaspoon vanilla extract Directions: 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 ...

NIck's Picks: Audrey's Gobble Up Granola Snacks

09.03.14 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[1]

INGREDIENTS:2 1/2 cups crispy rice cereal 2 cups quick-cooking oats 1/2 cup raisins , dates, any dried fruit 1/2 cup honey1/2 cup crunchy peanut butter (or creamy and throw in some chopped peanuts)1 tsp. vanillaYou could also add any or all of the ...