Sweet, smooth mango orange juice perfect for a hot day! #fruitsohard #vegan #glutenfree #juice #orange #mango

Mango Orange Juice

It’s still REALLY hot here in Phoenix, so something cold hits the spot. Something like this juice! It’s a yummy mix of orange juice and frozen mango that blends well together. It’s sweet, smooth, and delicious. So let’s go make some mango orange juice please and cool the heck off!

Delicious pineapple orange juice perfect for a refreshing summer drink! #fruitsohard #vegan #glutenfree #pineapple #orangejuice

Pineapple Orange Juice

One of my favorite things EVER is juicing oranges and blending the juice with frozen pineapple. OMG, you guys. You get this deliciously refreshing, ice-cold, sweet drink perfect for breakfast or a summer afternoon cool-down. It’s tropical, juicy, and so freaking yummy! I could drink it every day. Plus, it’s so easy to do! Especially…

Wednesday Weigh-In – Don’t Juice Mustard Greens

I’ve decided that Wednesdays will be weigh-in days. Weighing myself daily for this blog will make it a habit, and it’s one I’ve already worked to break. I stress in real-life conversations that we shouldn’t worry about weight. It’s only part of the picture. As we all know, muscle weighs more than fat does, so…

Refreshing plum watermelonade blended with lemon juice for a tart, summery drink! #fruitsohard #vegan #glutenfree #watermelon #plums #drink

Plum Watermelonade

Y’all. I’m obsessed with Watermelonade. We all know this. I’ve made regular, Pineapple, and even mango. Also peach! But I bought some clearance plums the other day and knew exactly what I wanted to do with them. Thus, Plum Watermelonade was born and it’s DELIGHTFUL! Goodness, life is amazing.

Delicious, sweet, and perfectly spiced Baked Apple Cider Oatmeal! #fruitsohard #vegan #glutenfree #applecider #bakedoatmeal

Baked Apple Cider Oatmeal

Let’s pretend it’s fall, okay? This baked apple cider oatmeal tastes like fall, and we could all probably use a touch of autumn in the dead of summer. It’s intensely hot out there, but if it’s cool enough in the morning, you won’t regret making this dish for breakfast. You can also save this recipe…

A sweet, delicious Pineapple Watermelon juice I like to call Pineapple Watermelonade! Perfect for summer! #fruitsohard #vegan #glutenfree #pineapple #watermelon #juice

Pineapple Watermelonade

Y’all. Several summers ago, I made Watermelonade and it blew my mind. This summer, I saw a post on facebook from The Chocolate Vegan about blending watermelon with pineapple instead of lemon and thought, Yeah, I should try that. Pineapple watermelon juice sounds good. Holy moly, you guys. I’m so glad I went for it!! But I had…

A creamy, smooth Hot Chocolate Golden Milk Latte fruit-sweetened and spiced to perfection! #fruitsohard #vegan #glutenfree #goldenmilk #hotchocolate #latte

Hot Chocolate Golden Milk Latte

If you know me, you know I love a good golden milk latte. I love it so much I made it into cookies. Which means I had to combine it with one of my other favorite things: chocolate! So here it is! A Hot Chocolate Golden Milk Latte. Let’s do this, y’all.

Scrumptious, sweet blueberry muffins made from oat or spelt flour. Sweetened naturally! #fruitsohard #vegan #glutenfree #blueberries #muffins

Blueberry Muffins (GF & Non-GF)

Do you follow Dr. Greger’s Daily Dozen? If you don’t, check it out! It’s a great way to focus on getting the right amount of whole plant foods into your diet. If you do, then you’ll recognize at least one of these ingredients as one of his must-includes each day: blueberries! Well, berries in general,…

A sweet, refreshing grapefruit smoothie with tang and sweetness from pineapple and mango! #fruitsohard #vegan #glutenfree #pineapple #mango #smoothie #grapefruit

Pineapple Mango Grapefruit Smoothie

A few months ago, we had SO MANY GRAPEFRUITS! A local group of kind folks volunteer to “rescue” citrus from trees in a couple of retirement communities. The people with orange and grapefruit trees in their yards can’t eat it all and don’t want to pick it, so we do it for them. In return,…

A sweet, fruity pina colada oatmeal topped with coconut and baked to perfection! #fruitsohard #vegan #glutenfree #pinacolada #breakfast #bakedoatmeal

Baked Piña Colada Oatmeal

When a friend comes up with a new baked oatmeal flavor, you try to make it. And sometimes you crush it in one try, like with this baked pina colada oatmeal. Mmmm, you guys!! This one is totally a hit. I absolutely love pineapple (see last week’s pineapple orange juice for further proof) and can’t…