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Mad for Mangoes:
Mango Lassi & Mango Beet Smoothies

Two mango smoothies, one a Mango Lassi with Fresh Mint, another that mixes mango and beets, creating such beautiful color and best of all, plant-based sweetness without refined sugar. Who's mad for mangoes? Are you? (I am too!) Do you have a "mango story"? (I do!) ~ Skip Straight to the Recipes ~ ~ Mango Lassi with Fresh Mint ~ ~ Mango & Beet Smoothies ~ This recipe is so quick and easy that I'm adding it to a special collection of easy summer recipes published every summer since 2009. Watch for new "summer easy" recipes all summer long! With a free e-mail subscription , you'll never miss a one! What's Your Mango Story?! Here's Mine. So everyone remembers their first time – or at least so says the National Mango Board about our first taste of fresh mango. (What, you thought some other first time? Really?!) “Everyone’s got a mango story,” said the board’s marketing director during a St. Louis stop in May. “What’s

"Spring-Pretty" Green Mayonnaise

A whole new way to think of mayonnaise. Just take your favorite mayo and blend it with fresh spinach and fresh herbs. It's a whole new taste! ~ Skip Straight to the Recipe ~ This recipe is so quick and easy that I'm adding it to a special collection of easy summer recipes published every summer since 2009. Watch for new "summer easy" recipes all summer long! With a free e-mail subscription , you'll never miss a one! Duh. Hitting self in forehead, “Why didn’t I think of this?” Gaining acceptance, “This is why chefs are chefs.” Smiling with gratitude, “I’m just glad someone thought of this.” And then I made a sandwich. Close your eyes and imagine a dollop or a schmear of mayonnaise, not just greener but fresher and brighter too. That’s the idea of Green Mayonnaise. SUMMER EASY: GREEN MAYONNAISE Mayo, yes, but green and fresh and bright Hands-on time: 10 minutes Time to table: 10 minutes Makes 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1/2 cu