Wellness // Green Smoothie Recipe

Wellness // Green Smoothie Recipe

The night we arrived home from our trip to Vancouver in November James and I watched a documentary.  We love documentaries, and we have always been particularly interested in issues about health and wellness.  I don't really know what it was about this documentary in particular that struck us.  Honestly I think it was more that the timing was right.  We'd watched plenty of documentaries, read all of Michael Pollan's books, and altered and changed things in our diets many times over.  But since that night, watching that documentary, we haven't eaten any meat.  

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Cocktails // Plum+Ginger Whiskey Sour

Cocktails // Plum+Ginger Whiskey Sour

I'm not going to lie, I wouldn't consider myself a cocktail connoisseur.  I like my wine too much to stray.  Perhaps it's the Christmas records playing non-stop that have inspired me to experiment with a festive cocktail though.  There's something about the idea of drinking cocktails and listening to Christmas that just seems SO right together.  Also, we entertain a lot during the Christmas season, it's one of my favourite things.  When we have people over I love having pre-made cocktails ready to pick up upon arrival to start the evening off with a cheers (and stress-free on the part of the hosts - us).  With a lot of help from James we came up with a simple, festive cocktail recipe to kick start the holiday season.  P.S. You'll probably catch us drinking these over the weekend as we deck the halls!

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