[Paleo-ish] Protein Smoothie

Smoothies should be a staple in every household. They are quick, nutritious, easy to make, and perfect for on-the-go. You can hide so many greens in smoothies, but still have it taste like dessert! I love to add protein powder to all of my smoothies because I hate drinking just protein powder + water. I like the consistency to be a bit thicker and with more substance. My favorite protein powder (at the moment) is Paleo Pro protein powder (I love the aztec vanilla). It is all natural, soy-free, whey-free, and contains beef and egg protein. I love that it

Ginger Cinnamon Raisin Almond Butter

Ohhhhhh my GOSH I think I’ve struck gold. Nope, I know I have. The other day I was in the Grand Rapids City Market and picked up a jar of cinnamon peanut butter. I thought to myself… I could totally make this. Then I thought of almonds. Then I thought of cinnamon. And ginger, and raisins, and ah! Gold. Sam is always making fun of me because whenever I go shopping, I bring home candles and some kind of nut butter. We currently have 8 jars of nut butter in the cabinet. Almond butter, peanut butter, sunflower butter… it’s a