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Fruit and Vegetable Smoothies

Cucumber Cooler Smoothie Recipe

Cucumbers are very undervalued vegetables. They’re loaded with polyphenols called lignans, which have been shown to fight some forms of cancer. They also have several antioxidants that inhibit the production of certain enzymes which cause inflammation. Cucumbers are also low calorie, making them great for diet-friendly smoothies. Lemon adds a bit a zing to this. Greek yogurt adds protein to ... 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. Fat Burning Green Tea Smoothie: Our most popular weightloss smoothie. Green Tea help burn more ... Read More »

Rainbow Berry Blast Smoothie With Pomegranate And Chard

Berry, Pomegrante, and chard diet and detox smoothie

This Nutribullet blast  smoothie with chard, berries, and pomegranate, contains over 636mg of potassium, over 100% of your RDA of Vitamin A and nearly half of your Vitamin C.  It’s also loaded with insoluble fiber from the pomegranate pith, which helps you to feel satisfied longer, helps clean your digestive tract and also helps regulate blood sugar and insulin secretion. Consider it ... Read More »

Mango Nectarine and Celery Smoothie

 This recipe contains 25% of the RDA for Vitamin B-12 and calcium, plus 60% of the RDA for Vitamin C. It’s terrific as an immunity booster in the winter or when you’re feeling under the weather. While most fruits and veggies should be blended with the peel intact, mango skin can cause an allergic reaction, so peel the mango before adding it to ... Read More »

Greek Goddess Banana Oat Protein Smoothie

This smoothie is an excellent pre-workout shake, delivering a great dose of protein, along with 20% of the RDA of Vitamin B-6, 22% of the RDA of calcium, 22% of riboflavin and 472 mg of potassium for quick muscle recovery and the energy you need to power through a tough workout. The fiber from the oats help you feel satisfied ... Read More »

Almond Kale Smoothie

Almond and Kale smoothie recipe

Almonds are a great source of healthy fats, and research shows that including them in your diet can be a tasty way to reduce bad cholesterol (LDL) levels as much as 13%. This powerhouse almond and kale smoothie is also higher in protein to help keep you feeling full longer. It is perfect for breakfast! The pear in this is ... Read More »

Cucumber Melon and Soy Smoothie

cucumber melon smoothie recipe

Soybeans are a great low fat source of proteins that have been linked with lowering cholesterol levels. Soy is also good if you are a woman experience hot flashes from menopause. I have recently started making an effort to eat extra soy in order to address hot flashes. This smoothie has refreshing melon and cucumber, plus soy beans (edamame). Make ... Read More »

Refreshing Watermelon Smoothie

Watermelon is much more than a low-calorie summer favorite. It has important amino acids, called citrulline and arginine that help keeping your arteries healthy and your blood flowing smoothly. This watermelon smoothie is also refreshing, great for a summer treat, and is packed with Vitamin C. Coconut water adds a number of  electrolytes. Make it with coconut milk for a ... Read More »

Red Grape, Plum, and Raspberry Antioxidant Smoothie

Red Grapes are wonderful for anti-aging and good health. You have probably heard about all the benefits of wine polyphenols. But, did you know that you can have the benefits without worrying about a hangover? Just go directly to the source, red grapes. If the spinach in the recipe is too bitter for you, try adding a touch of honey. Also, ... Read More »

Ginger Vegetable Smoothie Recipe

beet ginger and apple detox smoothie recipe

The energizing power of ginger combines with fiber rich vegetables and fruits to detox the system at a comfortable, healthy pace. The beet and carrots give this drink a vibrant, enticing color, and the apple lends sweetness and nutrients. This recipe makes one serving. This smoothie is low in calories but high in fiber as well as nutrients. For this ... Read More »

Strawberry Peach Mango Green Smoothie Recipe

Designed as a post workout smoothie, this recipe uses juice as the liquid to add post workout carbs. You can use fresh fruit and water instead if you like in order to lighten it up. The fruit and spinach in this recipe are high in Vitamin C, while spinach adds iron to the diet. That makes this a great post ... Read More »

Kale-A Berry Smoothie

Kale Strawberry Smoothie

The antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties of kale have quickly made it a favorite super food. The downside of kale, like may super healthy green foods, is that it has an acquired taste that some folks just never acquire. This sweet, creamy smoothie recipe gives you all the benefits of kale without ever tasting the kale. This is great for sneaking ... Read More »

Fat Burning Green Tea and Vegetable Smoothie

Fat Burning Smoothie

This recipe is designed to burn fat, but it is also an antioxidant powerhouse. Green tea increases metabolism and broccoli and cauliflower have enzymes that reportedly help the body more efficiently burn fat.  Pineapple is added for a flavor boost and to provide vitamin C and antioxidants. Note that for fat burning properties caffeinated green tea should be used. If ... Read More »

Avocado Cucumber Green Drink with Garlic

Garlic in a smoothie? Yes! And we like it strong. Garlic’s characteristic flavor comes from allicin, and allicin sounds like a spa treatment to your blood vessels, it helps them relax, which can help lowering blood pressure. Add all the greens to this and you have an antioxidant powerhouse of a smoothie! This is also a great immune system booster and ... Read More »