• Eat More Kale ~ It is Good For You

      Why we should eat More Kale Kale has a lot of health and nutritional benefits for our bodies. The varieties of kale available include dinosaur, ornamental and curly. I use kale a ton in my recipes and smoothies. The vegetable is a family member to broccoli, collards, Brussels and cabbage. Kale is great raw or […]

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    • Blueberry Basil and Lemon Ice Cubes

      I am on a creative kick to create refreshing drinks this summer.  Tasting something sweet, sour, and very cold  takes my mind off of the heat.  When I hosted a garden party several weeks ago I discovered how much I love the taste of blueberry and basil together.  So, I developed an easy way to […]

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    • The Top 10 Best Follows on Pinterest

      Art and Photography http://pinterest.com/maia_mcdonald/ Maia McDonald is a graphic designer that has one of the largest bases of followers on Pinterest. Out of her 38 boards the most notable collections are her “Artwork and Illustrations” and “Photography” boards. They are simply perfection.     Southern, Design, Exquisite http://pinterest.com/catet/ Cate Tuten is a writer and designer. […]

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    • Natural Egg Dyes ~ just gorgeous!

      I have such wonderful memories of dyeing Easter eggs when I was a little girl.  This is a tradition that I look forward to each year with my three boys.  Times have changed and the yucky toxic dyes are out.  We do it a little different now so I wanted to share our success with […]

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    • Hip Moms Go Green Celebrates Earth Day 2012 with Cascadian Farm

      Spring is in the air! What a perfect time to plan a scrumptious feast for children with food from Cascadian Farm. With Earth Day right around the corner I created a menu of recipes using a variety of Cascadian Farm products that are organic, delicious and easy to prepare. CHEERS! ~Nickie Make sure you enter […]

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    • Organic Garden Party for Kids with Cascadian Farm

      Spring is in the air! What a perfect time to plan a scrumptious feast for children with food from Cascadian Farm. With Earth Day right around the corner I created a menu of recipes using a variety of Cascadian Farms products that are organic, delicious and easy to prepare. Cascadian Farm is also giving away […]

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    • Rice Quesadillas with Potato, Peppers, Onions, and Swiss Cheese

      I love these quesadillas for brunch, lunch, or breakfast.  It was a perfect combo with the food that was served at the Organic Garden Party for Kids that we just had.  I also saved some and put them in lunches for my boys too. Ingredients: rice tortillas Cascadian Farm Country Style Potatoes, thawed swiss cheese […]

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    • Crunchy Honey Oat Chicken Tenders with Apricot Maple Dipping Sauce

      If you are looking for healthy chicken tenders that taste great and turn out perfect everytime…….you found it!  These are just delicious and the adults love them too.  I created this recipe for a Garden Party Feast using Cascadian Farm Oats & Honey Granola.  Try it for your friends and family. 3 organic chicken breast, […]

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    • Blueberry Basil Lemonade

      I created this lemonade for a beautiful Spring Garden Party for kids and they loved it.  I must admit a couple of us felt like this would also be a perfect cocktail if you just added vodka to it.  So here is your two in one drink for adults and kids.  Enjoy! 1 can Cascadian […]

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    • Very Berry Coconut Smoothie with Spinach

      Most of you know that I love making smoothies and coming up with one for the Garden Party feast was super fun.  The smoothie turned out delicious and it is loaded in antioxidants, minerals, vitamin K and much more.  We used the gorgeous Harvest Berries from Cascadian Farm and their frozen spinach.  Blend away! Ingredients: […]

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    • Mixed Greens Salad with Spicy Pecans & Tangy Fruit with Maple Balsamic Vinaigrette

      This salad is something I tend to prepare anytime I have guest.  My girlfriend Capi gifted me with this amazing dough bowl after I oohed and awed over hers for so long.  To this day it is one of the best gifts I have ever received along with the salads that so inspired me at […]

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    • Raw Cafe Mocha w/ Almond Whip Cream ~ Breakfast Coffee

      I am in love with this drink.  When I find myself pressed for time in the morning this is my remedy.   I happen to be one of those people that has to have coffee before I eat.  This gives me quite a bit of nutrition and protein to get my day going.  I like […]

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    • Chicken Soup ~ Perfection for Colds

      The first friend I made when I moved to Arizona was “beautiful in every way”, Laura. She popped into my life when I brought a life into the world. Finn was born and she took his first pictures. She has been capturing amazing photos of my family ever since with her special gift. As a […]

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    • Green Smoothie ~ Superfood w/ Avocado & Maca

      I am in LOVE with this smoothie because it is velvety smooth and requires no added sweeteners. I have combined the ingredients to supply you with one of the most powerful superfoods out there that is high in protein, magnesium, calcium, essential B vitamins, and more. Maca, 16 oz/1lb (raw, organic) is this amazing superfood […]

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    • Peach Dream Maca Smoothie ~ Gluten and Dairy Free

      This Peach Dream Smoothie taste like a dessert.  You can be sure it is full of nutrients though because Maca powder is the world’s best Superfood.  Maca is high in protein, known to increase stamina, regulate hormones, and combat fatigue.  It also has a nutty butterscotch flavor that goes well in many combinations.  If you […]

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    • Pin It! The Best List of Gluten Free Desserts to Pin on Pinterest

      I am having so much fun these days on Pinterest.  I have created boards for every meal imaginable in addition to tons of other things.  To start off our Pinterest Blitz Week we are making wonderful suggestions for the best gluten free recipes. I compiled a list of the best gluten free recipes to start pinning […]

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    • Halloween Cookies from The Spunky Coconut

        I’m so happy to be guest posting today. It’s such a pleasure to be here on Hip Moms Go Green! My recipes are free of gluten and casein proteins, and are often free of all grains. I use natural alternatives to refined sugar in my cooking and baking. I frequently make recipes that are […]

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    • Bitter Basil Bee Cocktail

      This has been one of my favorite summer cocktails. I am not really a “sweetie sweet” person so this is a refreshing drink that mixes sweet and sour to perfection in my book. Try it out while its still hot! Shot and a half TRU Organic Gin 1 tsp. melted raw honey 2 pieces muddled […]

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