Food fads: What’s good and what’s bad about Weight Watchers?

I’ve been sharing with you my thoughts on food and diet fads and cults—and today I’m tackling Weight Watchers. “What!!” you say? “Weight Watchers is an American institution!” Sure. Millions have lost weight with Weight Watchers. And I acknowledge the good things about it. But it’s a bit of a revolving door. Let me explain.…

Live Detox starts May 4! Here’s what a detoxer said about her experience…..

One of our amazing GSGLife Founding Instructors, Natalie Hadley of Ogden Utah, introduced her friend Shelly to the GreenSmoothieGirl Detox in December. Shelly shared an amazing story that I thought you would enjoy reading. If you’re like me, before you undertake a signification cleanse program, you’re terrified! (I wanted to do one for years, before…

Texas A&M Coach Changes His Life Drinking Green Smoothies

I got an email this week about this Houston Chronicle news story, about Texas A&M Coach Billy Kennedy and his wife reading my bestseller The Green Smoothies Diet. Check out how Coach Kennedy’s health has improved, after a scary diagnosis and then 2 years of drinking a quart of green smoothies a day. This gives…

When I came to your class I had just been diagnosed with rectal cancer

Our customer support rep Kami forwarded this to me and said, “This brought tears to my eyes.” Me, too. “I was in so much pain I couldn’t sit. So I kept squirming. I felt that I was distracting those who wanted so much to learn from you. I kept starting to leave…but I selfishly wanted…

Sandra in Canada has a great story of health through plant-based eating!

Recently we got this story from Sandra P. in Canada I thought you would enjoy! My family started our plant-based journey less than a year ago. My husband saw Dr. Joel Fuhrman on the Dr. Oz show, and cut out all animal products, as well as all processed foods and oils from his diet! I…

Awww. This Texas story is so cute and sad!

Tonya S. is a 44-year old mom and cancer survivor. Her cancer doc told her to drink Ensure for nutrition when she lost 30 pounds in treatment. This is a highly processed, canned “medical food” I hear about often from cancer patients. Then her radiologist told her to make green smoothies! She got started with…