Wednesday, August 1, 2012


Do you have a juicer?  Do you use it?  I do not own one, but I do have access to one and thought I would share some of the great juice recipes with a purpose.  Recipes from Juicing Vegetables.

Easy Digestion:

Juice the following
1/2 inch Ginger
Handful of Mint
1 kiwi
1/4 pineapple

Iron Galore:

Need Iron, Drink This
1/2 beet with top
3 kale leaves
1/2 cup broccoli
3 carrots
1 apple without seeds

Skinny Shake:

Low in calories blend in blender, do not juice
4oz Pomegranate Juice
1 cup frozen strawberries
1 cup ice
Squeeze of lemon

Cold & Flu:

Juice following
1 Carrot
1 Apple
Piece of Ginger


Juice following
1/4 raw beet
1 carrot
1 apple
handful of mint


Juice following
1 orange
Piece of Ginger
Handful of Pineapple

Liver Improvement:

Juice following
1 dandelion root (or 4 radishes)
1/2 beet with tops
2 carrots
1 apple

Immune Fortifier:

Juice following
2 cloves garlic
1/4 inch ginger
Handful parsley
Handful cilantro
3 carrots
Half Apple
Half Lemon

Houston On The Cheap

There is this great website for cheap and free things to do in Houston.  It is called Houston on the Cheap.

Here are some of the current events:

Starbucks: $2 Treat Receipt is Back August 2012

Free Houston Shakespeare Festival August 3-12

National Bowling Day: Bowl Free Game August 11

Backpacks for 1¢ at OfficeMax Through August 4

Largest Passenger Jet Arrives in Texas at Lufthansa A380 Houston Party August 1