Noelle Twiggs

Noelle Twiggs is a New Yorker and the founder of GreenLemonade.com, a blog which focuses on veggie-centric meals, creamy smoothies and nutrient-packed juices. She brings you into her kitchen and shows you how she does her best to incorporate lots of leafy greens and other veggies into her diet to keep her skin glowing and her mood vibrant! She is an enthusiastic drinker of green smoothies ⎯particularly at breakfast. When she's not gulping down green smoothies she's on a perpetual search for supercharged recipes that are both easy to make and excite her taste buds. She lives in New York City with her husband, Thomas, and baby son, Halston. Learn more about her here: http://www.greenlemonade.com/about/

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Posts by Noelle Twiggs

January 28, 2013

oatmeal

Lately, I’ve noticed that cold oatmeal seems to be quite the “hot” item on breakfast and brunch menus among the downtown set here in New York. Yes, it’s cold, but not in the...

January 24, 2013

Warm Sage Vegetable Burgers

I’m regularly on the lookout for quick meatless meals that I can whip up during the week. This eggless vegetable burger made with warm sage, crunchy nuts and vibrant carrots is a new go-to of...

January 14, 2013

Butternut Squash and Sage Soup (Cream-Free)

I often find that my favorite butternut squash soup recipes are fairly decadent thanks to a whole milk and rich cream base. However, I was inspired this week to make a dairy-free version which is a...

January 7, 2013

Green Juice

I wanted to share a green juice recipe I always love to try and enjoy often this time of year.  It’s brimming with all sorts of goodies–enzymes, chlorophyll (a powerful detoxifier),...

December 31, 2012

Whipped Cauliflower & Thyme

This whipped cauliflower recipe is so simple and fabulous that you can serve it for dinner topped with toasted pine nuts and a vibrant salad (like this Kale Salad with Cranberries and Walnuts) or...

December 17, 2012

warm carrot salad

I'm the kind of person who appreciates a good simple recipe that serves as a starting point for a quick and easy meal. Usually I like the recipe to be grounded in a nice vegetable base, which I...

December 10, 2012

Quick and Easy Vegetable Burgers

I love these vegetable burgers because they are made with just a few ingredients, come together quickly, and they are tasty too! Quick and Easy Vegetable Burgers Serving Size: 2 (450 calories per...

December 3, 2012

Detox Salad

This detox salad is packed with nutrient rich kale (for vibrant skin and a youthful glow), crunchy apples (sweet and fiber packed), toasty almonds (for a protein boost) and a dash of coconut. It...

November 13, 2012

thyme quinoa salad

Lately, I’ve been craving lots of light and vibrant meals – the sort of cuisine you might find at a spa.  I’ve found that when I eat more fresh produce including leafy green...

June 29, 2012

Summer Vegetable Burgers with Crunchy Corn

If you can't imagine enjoying a vegetable burger, then you just haven't been introduced to the right one. This burger is one of my favorite summer dinners. The crunchy corn and crispy sage...

June 29, 2012

chocolate cookie recipe

I love to bring a batch of freshly baked cookies to BBQs and casual parties. They are easy. They transport well. Plus ⎯you can fill them with a lot of rockstar ingredients (like chia seeds)….....

February 17, 2012

sage detox smoothie

  I love to toast up fresh sage in a little olive oil and toss it into my favorite salads. It is also delicious in my favorite Corn Quinoa Burger.  And most recently, I have been enjoying...

February 17, 2012

ginger orange detox smoothie

I love fresh ginger. I put it in everything including stir-fries, salad dressings, desserts and even smoothies!  Ginger is believed to fire up your body’s natural digestion and crud...

February 17, 2012

detox smoothie parsley

I’m not entirely sure why, but I always seem to glance across beautiful bunches of parsley when I’m looking for recipe inspiration at the grocery store. Despite being mostly celebrated as...

February 17, 2012

detox smoothie with greens

A nutritious, blended smoothie is easy for your body to digest. This allows more of your body’s energy to be spent on its healing, beautification and slimming work (rather than digestion all...

January 25, 2012

sprout smoothie recipe

Health beauties often refer to sprouts as the fountain of youth because they are a highly concentrated source of enzymes.  Sprouts, of course, add a nice crunch to salads and sandwiches.  ...

January 10, 2012

creamy vegetable soup

I love thick and creamy vegetable soups. But, I don’t always love the calories. So, this week I decided to substitute heavy cream with a smooth cauliflower purée instead. If you are looking for...

December 14, 2011

orange ginger smoothie

Are you looking for ways to embrace a little holiday detox?  If so, don't forget to incorporate a piece of ginger.  Ginger is believed to fire up your body’s natural...

December 14, 2011

hot quinoa cereal recipe

Quinoa is a small, crunchy, steel-cut oat like seed that is believed to be relatively easy for your body to digest compared to some more popular boxed cereals. This allows more time for your body to...

November 15, 2011

banana bread 2 bananas

Banana bread is one of my husband’s favorite treats. I usually follow a classic banana bread recipe that my mom always made for my sister and I when we were little. This past weekend, however,...

November 10, 2011

healthy vegetable pot pie recipe

One of my husband’s favorite fall meals is a pot pie. In my feel-good interpretation of this classic comfort food, I use an abundance of veggies with a creamy white bean and rosemary puree (...

October 31, 2011

Butternut Squash Quinoa Burgers

Celebrate Halloween with these "Orange" veggie burgers made with butternut squash. If you’re like me you’re looking for a few new ways to use up some butternut squash this time...

October 3, 2011

quinoa burger recipe

This quinoa burger celebrates a creamy butternut squash and a crispy quinoa finish with a satisfying feta sauce. It's a perfect comfort food that won't pack on the pounds. Quinoa Burgers with...

September 24, 2011

Red Cabbage Slaw with Apples Recipe

As the temperatures fall cooler here in New York, I find myself embracing lots of warming squashes and cabbage.  Last week, with a little extra cabbage on my hands, I decided to whip together...

September 9, 2011

watermelon salad

If you're like me and can't eat enough watermelon this summer, give this Simple Watermelon Salad Recipe a try. Though ridiculously simple, this watermelon salad has been my favorite breakfast...

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