My Motivation

I have been NutriBlasting for over two years now. I feel pretty confident in my abilities to come up with the right balance of taste and nutrition that works for me. However, it hasn’t always been Nutri-bliss! I jumped into the NutriBullet program head first. I was determined to make each and every Blast delicious and healthy. Boy, was I wrong. Some were so disgusting, they went directly down the sink. Nevertheless, my determination prevailed and now I’m an expert [...]

Chocolate Banana Protein Blast

Whether you’re an exercise enthusiast or just trying to lose weight, we know protein helps the body. We hear so much about it and we know we need it, but just what is protein? Protein is made up of long chains of amino acids. There are about 22 different types of amino acids and the body needs all of them to function. They are broken down into 14 non-essential and 8 essential amino acids. The body can manufacture the non-essentials, [...]

Green Peanut Butter Blast

Many people who are trying to lose weight avoid foods with a high fat content, especially peanut butter. However, the fat in peanut butter is a heart healthy fat rich in protein and vitamins that should be eaten in moderation. Incorporating nut butter into your daily diet is a good way to get the nutritional benefits of nuts and can actually assist with weight loss.. Peanuts have an interesting history that dates back as far as 950 B.C., originating in [...]

Valentine’s Day Blast

February 14th is a day of love for romantic couples and families alike. The traditional festive food for this holiday? Chocolate. Lots and lots of chocolate – and not just any chocolate, usually a giant red, heart-shaped box full of chocolate. Lets face it, creamy chocolate truffles will make anyone feel warm, fuzzy and loved. However, let’s not get carried away by downing the entire box – not exactly romantic. Here’s my solution to this romantic dilemma:  try pairing up [...]

New Year’s Detox Blast

Happy New Year! I can’t believe another year has gone by. It’s 2014! The holiday parties with friends and family were wonderful, especially the food and drinks. Sadly, I consume more junk from Thanksgiving through to the New Year than I eat the entire year! Thank goodness the holidays are over and it’s time for my annual New Year’s Resolution. This year, I vow to eat healthier and clean up my diet. So, if you’re like me and had too [...]