High Five Smoothie

Before you read the ingredients TRUST ME when I tell you this smoothie is awesome. It’s refreshing, satisfying and the spice wakes up the taste buds while giving your metabolism a kick start!

My husband had this while on vacation in Ashville, NC at a coffee house called High Five Coffee. Thus, the name. He let me know right away this was his new favorite smoothie and something we HAD to make at home. Mission accomplished. I added some strawberries because…. well, why not?!

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Fresh Strawberry Margaritas (and more!)

Here in Wilmington, NC, we have an amazing place calledΒ Lewis Farms that has rows and rows and ROWS of Strawberries ready for picking all summer long. They also have amazing ice cream from a sister dairy farm (I recommend a Strawberry Banana Milkshake or the Pineapple ice cream), tons of great plants (I get most of my vegetables and herbs for the garden from here every year), Blueberries, Blackberries and I’m sure I’m forgetting something because there is just SO much awesome stuff here! My 2 kiddos go completely nuts when it’s time to go pick strawberries. Of course, they both MUST have their own bucket and we’re not done picking until they deem the buckets filled to capacity. That’s a LOT of strawberries, folks. This is just HALF!
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