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Using Almonds and Almond Milk in Smoothies

Nutrition in Almonds Almonds are considered nutritionally dense, providing more than 20% of the recommended daily value (DV) of riboflavin and niacin (both B vitamins), vitamin E, calcium, iron, magnesium, manganese, phosphorus, and zinc. Almonds also provide between 10 and 19% DV of  B vitamins thiamine, B6, and folate, along with choline and potassium. Aside from base nutrients, almonds are high ... Read More »

Almond Lover Protein Smoothie

The Almond Lover Smoothie is a delicious almond flavored smoothie that used almond milk, almond butter, and almonds. Almonds are packed full of nutrients including fiber, protein, and healthy fats. They are also high in the minerals manganese and magnesium. Research has shown that almonds can help with blood sugar control and are heart healthy in that they lower cholesterol ... Read More »

Very Berry Protein Smoothie

The Very Berry Protein Smoothie contains a variety of essential nutrients and contains 30 grams of protein. Berries are high in a variety of vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. They also contain a high amount of fiber which is useful for keeping you feeling full which prevents overeating. I recommend EAS protein powder (affiliate link). It is well regarded and is a ... Read More »

Three Healthy Smoothies From Fit Girl’s Diary

Fit Girl’s Diary sent over these three Nutribullet recipes, and each of them looks awesome! Pay a visit to her site for more great healthy eating recipes and healthy living tips. Red Venus – Low Carb Protein Rich Smoothie Recipe This Red Venus Smoothie is a refreshing blend, made out of interesting combination of ingredients. Mixing frozen raspberries together with lime, makes ... Read More »

How to Make Smoothies for the 21 Day Fix

I recently started the 21 Day Fix diet and wanted to be sure to continue to incorporate smoothies into my eating plans. You can make smoothies for the plan using their Shakeology method, which incorporates the use of a protein power, but that is honestly more expensive than necessary in my opinion. Instead, make smoothies that incorporate another protein source ... Read More »

How to Make a Smoother Smoothie

Disclosure: This is a paid post sponsored by Silk. However all opinions and writing are my own. What is your liquid base for your smoothies? If it is water, you may find that your smoothie is, well, watery. If you use frozen fruit or ice to chill your smoothie, it also may be chunky or grainy. One of the best ways to ... Read More »

Nutribullet Almond Milk

Did you know that you can make your own almond milk in your Nutribullet? Doing so allows you to control the amount of sugars and salt that goes into it, along with the ability to choose your source of almonds. Here is how to make almond milk in your Nutribullet or other blender. First off, you do need an additional ... Read More »

Top 10 Diet Nutribullet Recipes

Looking to kick start your diet? Smoothies are a great way to do so. With these top diet Nutribullet Recipes, you can get your diet going by using the recipes as meal replacements for select meals. For example, you can replace breakfast with a healthy smoothie and then eat a healthy lunch and dinner. Or, for an even greater diet ... Read More »

Energizing Banana Nutribullet Smoothie

Energizing Banana Almond Smoothie Nutribullet Recipe

Here is an easy banana smoothie recipe that I like for after running. Banana is a favorite snack of athletes, including myself. It helps balance and stabilize energy levels which can improve endurance during training. Aside from that, banana is a rich source of potassium which is known to help prevent muscle cramps. This healthy and energizing smoothie is a ... Read More »

Antioxidant Rich Almond Oat Smoothie

Oatmeal Banana Nutribullet Smoothie Recipe

Blueberries are one of the highest antioxidant containing fruit like vitamins A, E, B-complex and C plus anthocyanin. Antioxidants are helpful in neutralizing free radicals in the body that leads to aging and diseases. Here is a list of the anti-oxidants and its corresponding daily values found in this smoothie: 420% Vit A, 301% Vit C, 21% Vit E, and ... Read More »

10 Awesome Smoothies for Weight Loss

Dieting? Here are ten of our popular Nutribullet smoothies for weight loss.  Each of these is low calorie, but packed with nutrition. Also, if you are looking for a smoothie detox or cleansing diet, look at at our information on the 10 Day Smoothie Cleanse. If you really want to kick start weight loss, see our information on Keto diets and ... Read More »

Nutty Almond Smoothie

Give yourself a banana almond nutribullet blast with a taste of chocolate and cinnamon! This smoothie has almost 29% of the adult RDA of Vitamin E and 27% of the RDA of manganese, which promotes bone and thyroid health. It also tastes like you’re having a secret dessert. With its mix of protein and carbs it is also a good post ... Read More »

Coco Loco Coconut Smoothie

This tropical coconut, pineapple and banana smoothie is loaded with Omega-3 fats as well as other healthy saturated plant-based fats.Don’t be too alarmed by the amount of saturated fat – plant based saturated fats have been shown to be beneficial to heart health and LDL cholesterol levels.  With over 5g of protein, this smoothie is also great as a pre-workout ... Read More »

Pear and Apple Smoothie

This pear and apple smoothie contains more than 25% of your RDA of Vitamin-B12 and 28% of the RDA of calcium, providing both a healthy boost of energy and essential support for healthy bones.  You’ll also get more fiber than in two slices of whole wheat bread. Apple seeds can be toxic when ground, so keep the peel and lose the ... Read More »