cooking with greek yogurt cookbook giveaway! (CLOSED)

This giveaway is now CLOSED. So, even though technically my cookbook isn’t officially released until January 4th here in the States, the printer finished up early and lots of folks have been receiving their books early from various retailers (and if you’re in Canada, it’s already in stores!). Yay! First of all, thank you SO… 

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persimmon spinach smoothie

smoothieLet's talk about my blender situation. I'm hard on blenders. Really, terribly abusive. I've had the same, bright orange KitchenAid blender since I was about 22, and the poor girl is in bad shape. We've done a lot of fixes and repairs, but the truth is, my eight-year-old blender just isn't made to go through the kale-blending, soup-pureeing, ice-chopping daily abuse I put it through. In fact, a few months ago, some part in the blade assembly broke again, and. . .
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happy national can-it-forward day! (giveaway) {CLOSED}

picklesThis giveaway is now CLOSED. Thanks for entering! Happy Saturday, my friends! I have a rare weekend post for you on this Saturday because today is a very special day in my books, it's National Can-It Forward Day! If you follow my homesteading adventures over on The Broken Plow, you know that I am a huge fan of "putting up" food. Canning, for me, is about so much more than the yummy food I get to eat come February (although,. . .
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the simple life (sponsored + giveaway) {CLOSED}

clouds sky stockThis giveaway is now CLOSED. Congrats to all the winners! When we moved to the country last year, I didn't realize it at the time, but one of my main motivations for going back to my roots (hardy-har-har) was the deep desire to live more simply. When I lived in the city and worked in an office, I didn't feel like I could shut down. I couldn't disconnect. Not only was it the culture of my urban life and my. . .
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friday freebie: stella + dot earrings {CLOSED}

e900tu_1This giveaway is now CLOSED. Thanks for playing along! Happy Friday, friends! I have yet another awesome fashion-related giveaway for y'all today. You'd think that I was some sort of fashionista with all these fun bags, clothing and accessory giveaways. Ha. So not. I just like pretty shiny things, and plus, I think it's a fun little bi-weekly deviation from all the talk about food, fitness, and (well, this week at least) cellulite. This week, I've got a giveaway courtesy. . .
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friday freebie: pora bag ($200+ value!) {CLOSED}

16019_446108518785833_2136032199_nThis giveaway is now CLOSED. Thanks for playing along! Happy Friday, friends! I know I've been kinda slacking on you guys lately (it hasn't escaped me that I haven't posted a recipe in weeks), but I hope I can make up for it a little bit with this insanely cool giveaway. This might be my favorite giveaway I've ever done here on BTHR. Let's talk about Pora bags. These bags are so cool! From a utilitarian standpoint, they are amazingly versatile because. . .
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friday freebie: $50 iHerb shopping spree {CLOSED}

Untitled-1This giveaway is now CLOSED. Happy Friday, friends! I have such an awesome giveaway for you guys today. Have you ever shopped with iHerb? iHerb is one of my favorite online stores. Basically, it's like your favorite health food store or food co-op, but entirely online and with dirt cheap prices and fast shipping. With 35,000 products, you can pretty much find any health, food or beauty product you're looking for. We've been so happy with our shipments when we've. . .
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friday freebie: bestowed box {CLOSED}

bestowedThis giveaway is now CLOSED. Oh man, do I have a fun giveaway for you guys today! Have you ever heard of Bestowed? They are subscription based service, kinda like Birchbox, but instead of beauty products, the Bestowed box is chock full healthy, good-for-you food. And it gets delivered to your door every month. Is this a dream? The nice people at Bestowed offered to send me a box, and I have to be honest, I wasn't expecting much. So. . .
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