All posts tagged: steamer trading

Why Juicers Suck

If you’ve been here a while, you might know that I spent my bonus on a juicer last year. It’s time for me to tell you that it is, for real, my most regretted purchase ever. I must have used that baby around twenty times or so, if that. It’s been sitting on the shelf next to the bathroom, dormant, for at least six months. Don’t judge me too hard though, I know I’m not the only one who got caught up in the juicing bubble long enough to actually buy one of the damn things. We make mistakes, we learn, this is life. It was the hassle, guys, have you seen those things? They’re big. And you have to clean a bazillion different parts after one juicing session. It’s just so dramatic and fancy and high maintenance, you know? That’s not my kind of gadget. Nobody has time for that. I’m ready for the new(ish) kid on the block. The super blender situation. High speed, compact, dare I say efficient? Can I be that …

An Ode to Honestly Healthy (and my new juicer)

Finally, I can truly identify as a health freak. This weekend I ventured in to town to purchase my long sought after new favourite toy, the Bio Chef Silent Juicer (Vitality4Life) from Steamer Trading. I won’t harp on about it too long because this isn’t QVC, but I will say that if you’re looking to go over to the dark leafy green juice side, this is the juicer you want. It’s quiet, juices greens well, and locks in all the nutrients. But enough about the juicer, if you want to know a little more you can always get in touch, I’ll be happy to answer your questions. What I really want to tell you about is Honestly Healthy. My very thoughtful boss recently bought me Honestly Healthy – Eat with your body in mind, the alkaline way by Natasha Corrett and Vicki Edgson. It has both opened and blown my mind, you know the boring few pages at the beginning of recipe books? This one doesn’t have that, it has 38 pages of information on …