Funny that you bumped this because as I was making my smoothie today and my blender sounded like it was going to blow UP I was trying to figure out what to get next. I really just want something that will blend a decent smoothie without sounding like it's about to die (it's also loud enough to give a jet engine a run for its money).

Enjoy your new toy!!! That was some expensive tea.

Byron,GA> Charleston, SC> Jacksonville, FL> Guilford, CT> Rohnert Park, CA! A southern drawl in sunny Cali! .
The amount of time from slipping on the peel and landing on the pavement is exactly one bananosecond.
I do have a secret yen for pink in unexpected places. ~ninja dog
I've decided that I'll never get down to my original weight, and I'm OK with that--After all, 8 pounds 2 oz. is just not realistic.