Blendec Blenders are powerful machines, whether you want to make smoothies, green shakes, soups, or coffee drinks.  The Blendtec Blender can handle more than that, but these are the reasons why I love and use mine.

Are you looking for a blender with horsepower, and a BPA free blender jar?  The onscreen counter tells you how long you need to wait, and even keeps track of your usage.  I have never had a blender rev up to such powerful speeds, and make the variety of smooth, creamy dishes as the Blendtec.

Using and cleaning the Blendtec jar is a breeze.  I have broken countless cheap blenders trying to make beverages with a few cubes of ice, cleaned up leaky rubber gaskets, and motors that burned out from limited challenges.

The Blendtec Blender has a 7 year warranty, and they stand behind it.  My blender bottle was defective after only 3 years, and following one phone call, a new jar was delivered to my home.

The time and money you save, combined with the results and quality of the product make this easily one of my favorite household appliances, and worth every penny.

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Blender recipes and how to's

LEMON PIE IN A BLENDER

Do you love the tangy flavor of a fresh lemon pie?  This is the easiest lemon pie ever, made with a whole lemon.  Make an easy blender lemon pie by tossing a whole lemon into a blender, mix with a few basic ingredients, pour into a pie shell, and bake.  You will not believe how simple, yet delicious this lemon pie tastes.  Sometimes called Arizona Sunshine Lemon Pie, load your blender and bake this yummy pie for dessert.  The filling is like lemon custard.  Do remove the seeds first.

 

WATERMELON SMOOTHIE RECIPE

Summer time means fresh, cool watermelons are in season.  Watermelon makes a great smoothie with banana and spinach.  Watermelon may be 90% water, but it still is a great source of vitamin C, beta-carotene which your body converts to vitamin A, and more lycopene than a tomato.  Blended with greens and a banana, you have a nutritious and delicious green shake.  Try making a watermelon smoothie for a refreshing summer drink for breakfast, lunch, or snack.  This is the best smoothie for a hot, summer day.   Watermelon smoothies are a real bonus for weight loss with 200 calories in this entire recipe.

 

HOW TO CLEAN YOUR BLENDER

Using a blender is a great way to make green shakes, milk shakes, and all sorts of recipes.  If you enjoy making green shakes each day, cleaning the blender bottle is a chore that can be accomplished easily.  Watch my video for my tips and tricks to cleaning and maintaining a blender bottle.

 

STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE MILKSHAKE

If you love strawberry shortcake, you will love all of the flavors combined in a Strawberry Shortcake Milkshake.  Load a few basic ingredients into a blender, and you have a delicious dessert.  Try making strawberry shortcake milkshakes in your blender for a simple and quick dessert your entire family will love.

 

EASIEST FRUIT SMOOTHIE RECIPE

Grab your blender and whirl a few basic ingredients together for a quick, filling smoothie.  These smoothies are made from items that are easy to stock, and can be mixed in a myriad of flavors.  Grab any flavor of nectar, a container of yogurt, frozen fruit, and blend.  My entire pitcher of smoothie has about 350 calories.  Fill the blender with soapy water and turn it on for quick clean up.  Enjoy!


HOW TO MAKE POWDERED SUGAR

If you have a blender and granulated sugar, you can easily whip up powdered sugar.  Knowing how to make the things you need from the things you have is a fabulous skill to develop!

 

 

BEST KALE GREEN SHAKE FOR OPTIMUM HEALTH

Have you tried the Blendtec blender?  They are phenomenal, and make the best smoothies ever.  Add fresh greens, fruits, Greek yogurt, and nutritious supplements such as hemp seed, chia seed, green vibrance, Bulletproof upgraded brain octane,  upgraded collagen protein, and upgraded brain octane oil.  These ingredients help you load up on protein, fiber, omega 3's, and antioxidants.  The most important prepping you can do is taking care of your healthy body!  Choose the healthiest lifestyle you can so you are able to have the strength and courage to face anything.  Check out information on lifestyle choices with Joe Rogan or Mike Dolce to learn more.

 

Why Eat Chia Seeds

Chia seeds are among the most healthy foods on our planet.  Chia seeds are from the plant, Salvia Hispanica, grown mostly in South America.

 Chia seeds are rich in protein, fiber, Omega-3 fats, calcium, magnesium, and more.  A single ounce, or 2 tablespoons, contains only 138 calories, yet is packed with 11 grams of fiber.  Chia seeds are whole grain, gluten free, and usually grown organically.  

 

KALE GREEN SHAKE WITH APPLE RECIPE

Try making a healthy green shake with the addition of a green apple for a fresh flavor.  Adding fruit can make a green shake more flavorful.  Green smoothies are the fastest and easiest way to get all of the nutrition we need from vegetables.  Try a few different combinations until you find flavors you enjoy.

 

KALE GREEN SHAKE WITH FRUIT YOUR FAMILY WILL LOVE

Are you looking for a delicious combination for a green shake or green smoothie that your family will love?  Not everyone is crazy about the taste of kale and organic greens.  With the addition of oranges, bananas, and berries, even the kids will enjoy this vitamin filled beverage.  Try different combinations in your green shakes and green smoothies until you find recipes your family enjoys.  The nutritional benefits are worth the experimentation!

 

HOW TO MAKE BROWN SUGAR

If you have granulated sugar, you can use it to make brown sugar.  We are advised to store 50 pounds of sugar per person for emergency preparedness, and knowing how to turn your basic sugar into differing varieties helps simplify your food storage needs and plans.  Try this simple method in your blender or food processor to turn white sugar into brown sugar whether you need a cup for a recipe, or for emergency situations.  Now you can use the brown sugar or store it.

 

BANANAS FOSTER MILKSHAKE WITH RUM

If you love Bananas Foster, you will enjoy this easy recipe for Bananas Foster milkshake.  It does include rum, so is an adult beverage.  Substitute rum extract or flavoring if you choose.  A tablespoon of caramel syrup would be great in this milkshake too.  Try it!


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