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Vegan Chocolate Truffles

Maria Marlowe of MarieMarlowe.com thinks that the best gifts always come from the heart. Cacao (the bean that makes cocoa for chocolate) is said to be an aphrodisiac, so it makes sense it has been irreversibly intertwined with Valentine’s Day. Instead of running to the store for chocolates, she suggests whipping up a batch of these homemade chocolate truffles for your Valentine with this easy recipe.

Mini cheesecake

Mini Cheesecakes

Chelsea Lords of Chelsea’s Messy Apron shares this recipe that you can easily make for the ones that you love on Valentine’s Day. These miniature cheesecakes are the perfect dessert, and using the Blendtec for this recipe makes the cheesecakes come together in a snap! Top with your favorite berries and enjoy your day full of love.

Green Monster Smoothie

Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid of Adding Raw Leafy Greens to Your Smoothies

Melissa Danielle of Honeybee Holistic is a Health Coach and Local Food Advocate. She swears by green smoothies for amazing health and vitality. Recently, she noticed a trend on food and lifestyle blogs warning readers of “the dangers of drinking green smoothies”. In this post she makes the case for why you should start (and continue) to drink green smoothies on a regular basis.