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6-Ingredient Creamy Tomato Basil Soup

6-Ingredient Creamy Tomato Basil Soup

6-ingredient creamy tomato basil soup 🍅 🌿 🥣   I created this recipe on the spot after realizing I had some half and half we needed to use so I made this for dinner last night and it was delicious! It only took about 20 […]

Carrot Mango Smoothie

Carrot Mango Smoothie

  Need a January pick me up? This combo of carrot, ginger, and mango is like a healthy “sorbet”…smooth enough for a straw, thick enough for a spoon 😎 It’s so vibrant and fresh and has only 3 INGREDIENTS! Carrot juice (I get store bought), […]

NTK Breakfast Smoothie

NTK Breakfast Smoothie

Having a smoothie for breakfast was a new thing for me in 2020. I would always see people drinking a big nutritious smoothie for breakfast but couldn’t it make happen for myself. I thought I would love to start my day with greens and a […]

5 items I own that are worth their price tag $$$

5 items I own that are worth their price tag $$$

In the spirit of #ballinonabudget, I thought it would be helpful to tell you a few things I own that are NOT #ballinonabudget, but if they were to break tomorrow you better believe I would be ordering a new one. I am not saying that […]

The Daily Green

The Daily Green

Hello all! Here is by far one of the most popular, repeated, and delicious recipes on Naptime Kitchen. This smoothie was 100% inspired by my mom. She gave me the original recipe and method! Really, I think it’s more the METHOD than anything that makes […]

Mocha Frappuccino Coffee Smoothie

Mocha Frappuccino Coffee Smoothie

Happy opening day of The Masters! Almost 5 years into marriage, I am learning (key word: *learning*) to embrace weekends such as this one. Nate is giddy with delight and has been watching all the highlight reels, reading all the articles, and gearing up for […]

Creamy Blueberry Cauliflower Smoothie (aka The Purple Unicorn)

Creamy Blueberry Cauliflower Smoothie (aka The Purple Unicorn)

Created this beauty and it was soooo good I had to share. There are very few ingredients! The color is unreal and the kefir gave it a lovely little creamy tang YOU WILL NEED: 1 cup frozen blueberries 1/2 c kefir (or plain yogurt) 1 […]

Hulk Smoothie

Hulk Smoothie

Morning friends! I posted this in my story yesterday but just so you have it in writing. Made this smoothie for John Robert and Nate yesterday afternoon and it was great! Super duper green, but in a fun lime green color. ALSO, a tip! I […]

Mint Mojito Smoothie

Mint Mojito Smoothie

MINT MOJITO SMOOTHIE This is one of the first smoothies I have made without any fruit, and I was so pleasantly surprised! I looked at some recipes online and bought some fresh spearmint at the Farmer’s Market. This smoothie is a winner in my book. […]

The Original Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Smoothie

The Original Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Smoothie

OATMEAL RAISIN COOKIE SMOOTHIE YOU WILL NEED: ½ c oats 1 big spoonful of plain full-fat Greek yogurt 1 c almond milk ¼ c raisins ½ frozen banana 1 tbs chia seed (optional) ½ tsp cinnamon Ice TO MAKE: Blend in your blender (a strong […]