Chocolate banana berry smoothie

Chocolate banana Berry smoothie

I don’t know about you, but warm weather makes me want a smoothie every day of the week. It’s so much fun to create a healthy (or indulgent) cup simply by  throwing some things things in a blender.

My sisters get nervous when I ask them to try one of my smoothie creations because they know my history of mixing some crazy concoctions in the blender. They have to ask about the ingredients to make sure the drink doesn’t have too many odd flavors. For instance, have you ever had a smoothie with hot sauce, cocoa powder and spinach? Yeah, I’ve been there.

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My favorite time of year

free people October catalog

fall food 1

fall food 2

Fall is my favorite time of year. There are many reasons. The food, the clothes, the weather, the holidays– I could go on and on. Actually, when I say fall I’m thiking about winter a bit too. Fall and winter practically blend together in California, weather-wise. Recently I’ve come across some wonderful fall posts on other blogs that I thought I would share.

Sincerely Kinsey‘s favorite photos from the Free People October catalog

Easy Sweet Potato Pie Pastries by A Beautiful Mess

13 Best Fall Inspired Ice Cream Flavors by Her Campus

P.S. My guy and I were thinking of dressing up as Jesse and Buzz from Toy Story for Halloween, but those costumes seem a bit too hard. I decided on Rosie the Riveter for sure. I might be Major Margaret “Hot Lips” Houlihan for a bit too. What are you going to dress up as?