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Now for this Week, I'm going to give you some healthy recipes.
*This drink is so good, but do be careful. Alcohol is not good for weight loss, but if your going to have something this is a good choice.*
What you need:
Blue Machine Naked juice
Mix to your taste.
Kale Avocado Salad w/ Vinaigrette:
(makes 2 servings)
What you need:
4 handfuls kale, chopped
1 handful red cabbage, chopped
1 tomato, chopped
1/2 avocado, diced
1/2 cup olive oil
1 Tbsp. balsamic vinegar
1 Tbsp. honey
1/2 Tsp. dried basil
4 cloves garlic, chopped
sea salt and ground black pepper to taste
- Cut kale off of stems and chop (you can save the stems for juicing)
- Chop red cabbage, tomato and avocado (for a little change up on this dish sometimes i will leave out the tomato and avocado or just leave one out)
- Mix all together
- In a separate bowl, mix dressing: Blend the olive oil, balsamic vinegar, honey, garlic, basil, sea salt and pepper.
- Add dressing to the mix and toss.
Carrot & Sweet Potato "Fries"
I love this one!
Sometimes I will do carrots and yam fries. So yummy!
What You Need:
2 medium sweet potatoes (sometimes I use yams)
2 large carrots
2 Tbsp. olive oil
1 tsp. ground cumin
1/4 tsp. ground black pepper
1/2 tsp. sea salt
- Preheat oven to 425 F
- Peel the sweet potatoes and carrots. Cut the potatoes in half lengthwise and slice like fries. Do the same for the carrots.
- Put the potatoes and carrots into a bowl and toss with oil, cumin, pepper and salt
- Arrange on baking sheet lined with parchment paper or on a stone.
- Bake for 30 minutes or until the flesh is tender and the outside is lightly browned and the edges slightly crisp.
Green Citrus Juice
2 green apples
2 oranges, peeled
6 big handfuls of leafy greens (kale, chard, spinach, romaine etc. I like to use kale)
Rinse all ingredients and cut to size for your juicer. Juice and enjoy!
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