THE FOOD SERIES: Cherries

THE FOOD SERIES: Cherries

CHERRY SEASON IS GETTING CLOSE! I CANNOT CONTAIN MY EXCITEMENT! DESCRIPTION: Cherries come in two types, the sweet cherry and the sour (or tart) cherry. Most of us are more familiar with the sweet wild cherries. These are most commonly eaten fresh and raw when they are in season. These sweet cherries are heart-shaped and […]

THE FOOD SERIES: Pitaya/Dragon Fruit

THE FOOD SERIES: Pitaya/Dragon Fruit

If there was a list of the most beautiful fruits, pitaya or dragon fruit would¬†definitely (in my opinion) be near the top of the list. DESCRIPTION: Why are there two names and what is the difference? Well pitaya or pitahaya is the actual name of the fruit. Dragon fruit is the English translation from the […]

THE FOOD SERIES: Oranges

THE FOOD SERIES: Oranges

In the summer months, I would start my mornings with melons… however when melons are harder to get a hold of, I turn to oranges to begin and hydrate my mornings. My mouth is already salivating from looking at the photo, anyone else? DESCRIPTION: One of the most popular and well known fruits around the […]

My top smoothie ingredients!

FRUITS Banana – I mean obviously this has to make the list, not only is it sweet and delicious but it thickens up smoothies and makes it super filling. (I am so sincerely sorry for those who are allergic or hates bananas.) Learn more about bananas HERE! Berries – My favourites are blueberries, strawberries or […]