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Being a proud American and a red-blooded smoothie lover I am very excited to post this smoothie. It boasts the color of the USA and provides a healthy does of nutrition while doing so. I’m not sure there is an official name for this smoothie, but I would be okay for the July Fourth Smoothie […]
Omigosh, the Christmas Smoothie looks almost too good to drink. Almost. At this most wonderful time of the year, it is always better to give than to receive so think about giving yourself or your family this beautiful gift of delicious Christmastime joy and flavor. Anything with crushed peppermint sticks on the rim wins my […]
After the incredible popularity of our first layered smoothie we thought we would post another smoothie recipe that is as great to look at as it is to drink, the Kiwi Mango smoothie. This one takes a bit more preparation than the previous layered recipe (mango, strawberry, banana smoothie) but we think it is worth […]
This week my wife purchased a small container of sorbet for me called lemon basil sorbet. I thought it was delicious and the flavor was very unique as I wasn’t used to tasting basil in a cold beverage. Then I thought this would make a great smoothie because a sorbet is really just a frozen […]
Christmas is coming and one of the best Christmas aromas is the cool refreshing scent of peppermint. Add a little Christmas flavor to your smoothie this year and try adding peppermint to a smoothie. While this peppermint smoothie isn’t exactly healthy, it is wonderful for a treat now and then. If you have peppermint lovers […]
Photo Credit: msconnections While this is a great smoothie for the Fall or over Thanksgiving, it is also a great smoothie any time of the year. I won’t lie though it makes a great Thanksgiving Day treat either before or after your large turkey dinner, plus it will most likely be the healthiest thing you […]
Christmas is coming and with it comes a few treats you only get this time of year. And one of those treats is eggnog, so why not combine that delicious eggnog flavor with a smoothie and with that you have a great tasting eggnog smoothie. Ingredients: 2 cups eggnog 1 banana 1 cup nonfat vanilla […]
Okay, okay, you are reading this and thinking, “Cilantro Smoothie”? Well, me too. But what is life without trying new things and that means trying new smoothies. You will see some familiar ingredients such as strawberries and papaya but also some not-so-familiar ingredients such as almond milk (see below) which can be difficult to find. […]
Sunny D in a smoothie? Okay. Jell-o in a smoothie? Not to sure. I haven’t tried this, but it was submitted so I feel obligated to put it on the site. Please write a comment or send an email if you try this or some variation. 1/2 cup of Wyman’s Frozen Mixed Berries 1/4 cup […]
This one takes a bit of preparation, but if you like peanut butter you will like this smoothie. Although technically it may not be a blended smoothie, it goes down like smoothie. Peanut Butter Sundae Smoothie Ingredients: 1/4 cup smooth peanut butter 2 Tablespoons honey 1/3 cup milk 3 cups vanilla ice milk 1/4 teaspoon […]
I used to work for a commercial gym, and we had a juice bar … although we used some special ingredients to make my favorite smoothie in the WORLD, and I think everyone that went to the gym agreed, I have learn to substitute other things to make it. It’s a banana, peanut butter twist […]
Smoothies and peanut butter. What an interesting combination or is it something that makes you think “That’s disgusting!”? Well, only one way to find out, give this protein-rich smoothie recipe a try. Peanut Butter Power Smoothie Ingredients: 1/2 cup soy milk 1/2 cup silken tofu 1/3 cup creamy peanut butter 2 bananas — frozen 2 […]
Ingredients: 8 oz skim milk 1/3 small banana 1 tbsp reduced fat peanut butter 2 sweet n’ low or other sugar substitute 5 ice cubes In blender combine milk, banana, peanut butter and sweet n’ low. Add ice cubes and pulse.
Ingredients 1 cup nonfat soy milk (such as Healthy Valley Soy Moo) 1/2 cup orange juice 1 banana 1/2 cup cantaloupe 1 T. peanut butter 1/2 cup strawberries, fresh or frozen (without sugar) Put all ingredients into blender. Blend well until smoothie consistency is reached!
Blueberries are one of the most antioxidant-rich fruits available, making this a supercharged way to start a summer day, or to enjoy as a midday refreshment. Ingredients 1 medium banana, broken into several pieces 1 cup blueberries 2 tablespoons natural peanut, cashew, or almond butter 1 cup low-fat organic vanilla or berry yogurt or soy […]
With Flax for EFA and Peanut Butter for protein 1 cup Frozen Cherries (not in syrup, try organic if possible) 1/2 cup Frozen Strawberries (not in syrup, try organic if possible) 1/2 cup fresh or frozen blueberries or blackberries 3 Tbsp ground flax seed (organic food store or WildHarvest) 1 tsp wheat germ (seriously, they […]
Ingredients 2 cups milk 2 tbsp jelly 2 tbsp peanut butter 1 banana, frozen and chopped 2 tbsp honey 2 tsp wheat germ Directions In a blender combine milk, jelly, peanut butter, banana, honey and wheat germ. Blend until smooth.
INGREDIENTS: 1 cup milk 1/2 cup vanilla ice cream 2 tbs smooth peanut butter 1 banana, frozen PREPARATION: Break the banana into chunks, and then combine with the other ingredients in a blender. Blend until smooth.