In LA, when the weather is warm during spring and summer, agua frescas are served at farmers markets, street fairs and flea markets. Agua fresca, Spanish for “cool water” or “fresh water,” is a mix of fruit, flowers or herbs, sugar and water creating a refreshing and tasteful drink for a warm day! I love them for parties …
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Giving my body some post-workout love with this amazingly delish Raspberry-Mango post workout smoothie. What You'll Need 1/2 cup of frozen raspberries 1/2 of a fresh mango pealed and sliced 1 scoop of vanilla protein poder (I used Perfect Fit Protein Vanilla) 1/4 cup water 1/4 cup pineapple juice (or coconut water) 1/2 cup almond milk unsweetened 3 ice cubes made What You'll Need To Know Add all ingredients to the blender liquids first. Blend until smooth and ready for sipping…
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watermelon & coconut water slushies by Heidi Leon Monges, via Flickr
I remember walking through the mercados in Monterrey, Mexico and enjoying all the colors, sights and smells. I loved the delicious aromas of assorted dishes of authentic Mexican foods as well as the stacks of freshly dried chiles and produce of all kinds. As a child, the stall that always caught my eye was the one surrounded by the huge glass jars filled with freshly made aguas frescas. Some of my favorite flavors were watermelon, cantaloupe and pineapple.