Wednesday, July 30, 2014 0

In an effort to reduce the amount of processed carbohydrates (specifically pasta) we consume, I researched and purchased a spiral slicer with the goal to replace pasta with zucchini, carrots, beets and such. After using this for a few weeks, I can report that this is a great purchase and it serves the purpose for which it was purchased.

 

spiral slicer

 

We bought the Gefu Spiralfix Spiral Cutter because it received a number of high reviews. I’ve found it to be very easy to use and clean. I never put it in the dishwasher and I use a small scrub brush to clean the remnants from the blades. Be very careful handling near and cleaning the blades!

 

spiral noodles

 

I’m so in love with this gadget that I have created it’s own Pinterest board with tons of recipes and ideas.

 

Follow Katie Stambaugh’s board Spiral Slicer | Recipes | Ideas on Pinterest.

Easy Fine Dining

Saturday, July 19, 2014 0

What do you cook when it's 112 degrees outside, the air conditioner is blasting just to keep it a stale 79, and the idea of turning on a stove or oven makes you cringe? You "cook" a cheese board. Summers in ...

30 Day Challenge. Accepted!

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 0

  It has been several years since I've taken private or even semi-private Pilates instruction. Despite that fact, I love, love, love, my adorable Pilates instructor and I still consider her my Pilates Instructor. I follow her on Facebook, I try to ...

Juice Recipes

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 0

Here are a few other juice recipes that helped us get through our 30 day fast.   Kale Apple Spinach from The Everything Juice Book serves 2 4 apples 4 carrots 8 large kale leaves 2 heaping handfuls of spinach   Pineapple Cucumber (hides the cukes!) from The Everything Juice Book serves ...

Liquid Salsa Juice Recipe

Thursday, May 2, 2013 0

A few weeks into the juice fast we started to crave savory comfort foods. So much of our green drinks had been sweetened with fruits and therefore, the majority of our juice had a sweet flavor. I found a recipe in ...