I dismissed it thinking it was just another crazy fad, like the grapefruit diet. Oh, or the cabbage soup diet!
Granted, this woman was onto something. Since she first posted her idea her "Green Monster" has taken the world by storm!
Furthermore, in 2011 my husband showed me a Joe Rogan podcast.
In case you don’t know, Joe Rogan is a comedian, MMA Commentator, Fear Factor host, starred on the tv show News Radio…
Anyways on this specific podcast Joe was talking about his kale shake and vitamins. He showed all of the vitamins he takes and showed off his vitamix blender.
WAH! This looks so much better! And that was it for me. I was hooked!
So, I did a bit more research looking for variations and such. I have a little bit of OCD , what can I say.
I won a contest with North Coast Naturals that gave me Daily Greens, Hemp Protein and Chocolate Protein. The chocolate protein got used first! That stuff was the best with coconut milk and a banana!
Well, omega-3 fatty acids improve your heart health and cholesterol levels, and can be helpful in losing weight.
So I went out and bought some to add it in. I mean, Increase your heart health and control cholesterol levels? I'm not getting any younger!
Of course, when I finished my shake and turned around I was faced with temptation.