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A Cold Press Juicer Could Save Me Money

I’ve been using a centrifugal juicer on and off for the last 18 months. It’s a Philips HR1861 and cost around  €100 when I got it. I’m now upgrading to a cold press juicer, even though they’re considerably more expensive. For someone who was new to the entire concept of “juicing” that kind of investment […]

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Tasty Probiotic Yoghurts From Killowen Farm

I like yoghurt and I like trying out small Irish producers’ products. Killowen Farms’ yoghurts, therefore, fit the bill perfectly. They’re made in Wexford, which is quite close to where I live in Carlow. This morning I picked up two pots of yoghurt for breakfast, as I didn’t have enough fresh fruit and vegetables to […]

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Fruit and vegetables chopped up for juicing

Back on Juice ..

For the last week or so I’ve been travelling.. In terms of eating etc., it hasn’t been too healthy so I am avoiding the weighing scales… though I know I won’t be able to avoid them for much longer .. Yesterday evening I collected a box of fruit and vegetables from my local shop and […]

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chopped fruit and vegetables

The Humble Avocado

Avocado is one of those fruits that I’ve never really known what to do with. I’ve eaten it over the years in many forms, but I’d never actually prepared anything using it. Since trying to “crank it up” a bit with the juices etc., I went off and bought a load of fruit and vegetables […]

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Juice detox january 2013 organised by Jason Vale

World’s Biggest Juice Detox

Jason Vale aka The Juice Master  is organising a collective juice detox in the New Year. Last year ie. 2012, he announced the detox via Facebook and did so quite late in the year, so this time around he’s giving people plenty of warning To make it a little more interesting there are also some […]

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