Two Generations of Healthy Lifestyles: Slow Masticating Juicer

Welcome to the latest post in the Two Generations of Healthy Lifestyles series, a blog series I do with my stepdaughter and fellow health nut, Tori of Earth to Tori. Tori and I have been making smoothies in my Vitamix for many years but we wanted to start juicing as a way to get more nutrients – mostly from dark leafy vegetables – into our diets. So we decided to both get a slow masticating juicer.…

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Seven for Saturday

Happy weekend and welcome to this week’s Seven for Saturday! 1 ~ Float Pod  In last week’s Seven for Saturday post, I mentioned my friend Michelle and I would be going on another “Michelle & Adrienne’s Excellent Adventure” this week. Last time we tried cryotherapy. This time we’d be floating in salt water in our own private float pods. We did our floating at Theta Wave Float Spa in Sebastopol. Float therapy is meant to…

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Seven for Saturday

It’s officially the weekend and time for this week’s Seven for Saturday! 1 ~ Instant Pot Class at Ramekins  In last week’s Saturday post, I mentioned I’d be taking an Instant Pot class at Ramekins Culinary School in Sonoma. This was their second Instant Pot class – the first was such a big hit, they decided to do it again! This time my friend and chef, Hollie Greene of Joyfoodly, taught the three-hour class. She…

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Seven for Saturday

Hello, weekend! Welcome to this week’s Seven for Saturday. Here are a few things on my mind this week: 1 ~ Napa Getaway to Archer Hotel  This week, Bill and I had the pleasure of staying at the new Archer Hotel Napa, located in the heart of Downtown Napa. I have tons of photos to share with you in an upcoming post about this chic and luxurious hotel but I just can’t wait until then…

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Seven for Saturday

Happy weekend and welcome to this week’s Seven for Saturday! Here are a handful of things on my radar lately: 1 ~ An Engrossing Read Looking for a suspenseful page-turner to read? Look no further than this novel. A friend told me about it a couple of months ago and I finally got around to reading it earlier this week. I sailed through it in three days, it was so riveting. I couldn’t help myself!…

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Two Generations of Healthy Lifestyles: Sweet and Healthy Treats

Welcome to another Two Generations of Healthy Lifestyles post! This time Tori and I are sharing our favorite sweet and healthy treats. While Tori leads a vegan, plants-based lifestyle, I choose to eat a keto/low carb diet. Though I usually crave salty, crunchy and savory foods over sugary treats, I do have my sweet tooth moments. I used to eat a sugar-free Popsicle to satisfy my sweet craving but they have too many chemicals for me…

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