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Why Should I Cleanse?


What is a Cleanse? The term “cleanse” can mean different things to different people. We, at Simple Green Smoothies, define a cleanse as a health regimen that helps your body rid itself of toxins and other things that have built up, and gives it a recharge. We don’t believe that a “cleanse” has to be boring […]


Famous Loaded Sweet Potato


Famous Loaded Sweet Potato Despite their name, sweet potatoes have a low GI— which helps balance the blood sugar. They’re also packed with vitamin A, B vitamins, potassium and fiber. They provide the perfect base for this delicious kale slaw, which is screaming with nutrients that help stimulate digestion and absorption. The only downside to […]


Candied Sprouts


These tiny, cute little cabbages are roasted and tossed with a sweet and tangy balsamic vinaigrette. Once upon a time Brussels sprouts sent children (and adults!) running from the table out of fear. Now you’ll be making double or triple batches and popping these into your mouth like candy! Get Let’s Eat right here! You’ll […]


Minestrone Soup with Pesto Toasts


Steaming bowls of really good vegetable soup are one of life’s simple pleasures. We’ve taken traditional minestrone and given it an irresistible wintery twist by adding chopped kale and butternut squash. The Pesto Toasts are pretty irresistible too. Get Let’s Eat right here! You’ll get a month-long meal plan, plant-powered recipes, weekly shopping lists and […]


Happy Veggie Bowl


Roasting veggies helps bring out their natural sweetness as they become caramelized in a hot oven. Use the veggies listed below, or roast a tray of your favorite veggies at the beginning of the week and reheat to use in the bowls. Get Let’s Eat right here! You’ll get a month-long meal plan, plant-powered recipes, […]