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Fruit and Vegetable Smoothies

Kale Yeah! Smoothie

The Kale Yeah! Smoothie is the perfect way to get a serving of kale without really tasting it. Kale has been termed a superfood due to its many health benefits and nutrient content. Kale is packed full of vitamins and minerals including vitamin A, C, and K and copper, potassium, and iron. It is also high in fiber which can ... Read More »

Omega-3 Smoothie Recipe

The Omega-3 Smoothie contains a variety of ingredients that contain omega-3 fatty acids. Omega-3 fatty acids are essential fats that our bodies need to survive but cannot make on its own. Omega-3 fatty acids are high in fish and other seafood; however, not everyone enjoys eating seafood. This smoothie contains a variety of ingredients that are enriched with omega-3 like ... 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 »

Peach and Spinach Fruity Green Smoothie

Peaches contain gazillions of health benefits, aside from the fact that it is rich in phenols which are phytochemicals that act as antioxidants. It is also an effective stress reliever, has anti-helminthic properties, and helps reduce hair loss. And since it is a good source of selenium it has anti-cancer fighting properties too. This smoothie provides a good source of ... Read More »

Top Ten Smoothie Recipes of the Year

Last year was quite busy on the blog. Traffic went up quite a bit after the holidays, I suspect because of people getting a Nutribullet or similar blender for Christmas or as a holiday gift. Then it was on to New Year resolutions, which always makes people particularly interested in healthy smoothie recipes. As a result, many of the most ... Read More »

Cleansing Detox Smoothie

Detox smoothie

The Cleansing Detox Smoothie is full of ingredients meant to cleanse your body of built up toxins. Green tea and berries are full of antioxidants that cleanse your body of damaging free radicals. Cooked oats are high in fiber that can flush your body of toxins. Avocado is also high in both antioxidants and fiber. Probiotics found in yogurt will ... Read More »

Hidden Broccoli Berry Smoothie

The Hidden Broccoli Berry Smoothie is the perfect smoothie for those who want to get a serving of broccoli but do not like the taste. This smoothie uses an entire cup of broccoli that cannot be tasted over the vanilla and berry flavors. Broccoli is an important vegetable that contains a high amount of vitamins, minerals, and fibers. Some research ... Read More »

10 Delicious Smoothies for Diabetics

Are smoothies OK for diabetics? The answer is yes, as long as you take a bit of care with your ingredients and monitor the amount of carbohydrates and sugar.  Smoothies are a great way to get in multiple servings of fruits and vegetables, along with many essential nutrients. The key for diabetics is to monitor the amount of carbs and ... Read More »

Strong Bones High Calcium Smoothie

The Strong Bones Smoothie is high in calcium and other nutrients that are important for bone health. This smoothie contains over 700mg of calcium which comes from milk, Greek yogurt, and sesame seeds. Bananas, oranges, and strawberries are fruits that contain not only calcium, but also potassium and vitamin C which are needed for bone health. Collard greens contain calcium, ... Read More »

Low-Sugar Strawberry Smoothie

The Low-Sugar Strawberry Smoothie contains less than 10 grams of natural sugar in one smoothie. This low amount of sugar and addition of complex carbohydrates from cooked oats is perfect for someone with diabetes who is trying to stabilize their blood sugar. Stevia is used as a natural sweetener that comes from the stevia plant. Chia seeds are added to ... Read More »

Energizing Nutribullet Smoothie

Yogurt is a good source of B vitamins which are helpful in keeping our bodies energized. So what other ingredients in this smoothie that helps keep you energized? Pumpkin seeds, nuts, kale and grapefruit. This energizing smoothie recipe includes high-quality proteins to help you last longer during strenuous activities, with some citrus zing to keep you feeling active. This smoothie ... Read More »

Lemon Berry Sorrel Nutribullet Smoothie

How about adding a unique ingredient to your Nutribullet blast? Sorrel is an herb with a lemony taste perfect for flavoring and garnishing. It is also rich in vitamins and minerals such as  oligomeric and polymeric proanthocyanidins and flavonoids. These compounds are also thought to help reduce and relieve cold sores and blisters. This recipe added lemons and berries for ... Read More »

Nutty Goji Berry and Chard Smoothie

Swiss Chard is not only rich in vitamins and minerals but also contains Syringic acid which is a unique flavonoid that has the capability of stabilizing blood sugars by inhibiting the alpha-glucosidase enzyme. Just one serving of this smoothie and you reap the benefits of more than a 100% of the daily values of the following vitamins and minerals: vit ... Read More »

Fruity Kale Smoothie

Kale is a healthy vegetable commonly used for weight loss and slimming diets. But aside from that, it also offers other health benefits. Kale is filled with dietary fiber good for detoxifying the body. It also contains organosulfur which helps combat colon cancer. Some call it the healthiest vegetable around. Kale can be bitter in smoothies, to help with that, ... Read More »