Blendtec Blender

Don’t get me wrong, I’ve been very happy with my trusty Vitamix which I bought on ebay five years ago and which is now living out a somewhat slower life in retirement with my daughter. BUT! I am now the proud owner of a new white Blendtec blender and it’s been love from the first twirl. It looks great, is easy to use and, joy of joys, it fits under the cupboards on the kitchen counter even with the big ‘Wildside’ jug in place and ready for use. It has a good selection of timed speed cycles so is very […] Read more »

The same old same old is delicious

If you don’t know much about raw food you might think it is a dull and limited way to eat but that’s not my experience now that I have a few combinations, prep methods and recipes up my sleeve. For a start, salad veggies have such a freshness to them that they taste good even if you had the same ones the day before. A squeeze of lemon and some really good quality cold pressed olive oil, preferably organic, and you already have the makings of a good meal, again. Stir up a substantial dressing with some raw nut butter […] Read more »