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Raw Food Dinner and Demonstration

Its been about a month since we did our Raw Food Dinner and Demonstration. I had a lot of fun with this demonstration and bought way too much food. We learned a whole lot about what to do, what not to do, and how we can improve for next time. I am excited about doing another demonstration again soon. My mom and I are also thinking about doing a day long Fitness Camp, maybe some meditation, and a Raw food dinner. I am kind of excited about this possibility.

The dinner lasted three to four hours. We had about about fourteen people come and I think everyone had a good time. There was good food and I think a lot of good questions (I couldn’t answer all of them, but I tried). My goal for this dinner was to teach people that raw food can be very tasty so that people could start adding more raw food into their diet, even though I am not sure I got this across to people. I am not here to convince everyone to eat all raw–just to eat as healthy as you can for you. The menu was a bit much and next time I will make less food, but I will share the links with you here and I also wanted to share the pictures of the dinner, just to make you jealous and excited to come for our next dinner 🙂 Oh, and all the pastas–I made the sauces and we made zucchini lasagna with them instead of putting the sauces on noodles.

Green Flex Juice (This is just a version of most green lemonade recipes out there, if you want me to post the recipe leave a comment and I will post it)

Sweet Grapefruit Juice

Mango Red Pepper Salad Dressing (I got the idea from Doug Graham’s 80/10/10 book, but made a couple simple changes–recipe to come)

Fully Raw Minestrone Soup (Fully Raw Kristina)

Raw Sun-dried Tomato Bread (Inspiration from Ani Phyo’s Raw Food Essentials–Recipe to come) 

Sun-dried Broccoli and Tomato Pesto (I put in real olives instead of olive oil and the pesto was really yummy!)

Raw Fettuccine Alfredo (Fully Raw Kristina)

Spaghetti Sauce (Megan Elizabeth)

Simple Yummy Blueberry Tarts (Megan Elizabeth)

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Making Green Flex Juice

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Using my mom’s Blendtec 🙂 to make Blueberry Tarts

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Using my gracious hostess’s Vitamix 🙂 to make Mango Red Pepper Dressing

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My beautiful mother getting ready to make a yummy smoothie that is part of her 30 day detox plan.

20140323-DSC_1228-7 Kindergarten Teacher downing some grapefruit juice

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Book table–I gave away Megan Elizabeth’s Easy to be Raw in a drawing for everyone who came. And what you see in the middle of the table is the AMAZING lotion I make (contact me to buy some–I make samples!)

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Full Smoothie Blender!

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Zucchini Noodles–Soo much fun to make!

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Yummy Soup!

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Ready for Raw Lasagna!

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Making the lasagna!

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This is fun!

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Ready to eat!

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Raw Bread

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Dinner and Dessert! 🙂

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I hope you enjoy the Recipes and the pics. Look for the bread recipe soon and another dinner hopefully at the end of the summer, I think this one will be in Loveland.

Also I have some exciting news! My mom will be joining me on my blog! She will be posting about once a month to give you some of her tips and I will have a page just for her so you can find out more about her Coaching. She is a Holistic Health Coach, has taught aerobics classes for over twenty years and has been a personal trainer for around 10 years (just guessing on that one). Her nickname at the gym where she teaches is Sergeant Susan! She has taught me so much about health and I am so lucky to have her as my mother! I am so blessed that she is willing to share her expertise with you on my blog!

Happy Juicing!

 

 

 

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