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Vitamin C Antioxidant Pink Smoothie

Vitamin C comes from more than just oranges! This Vitamin C Pink Smoothie was sent in by a reader and is certainly unique! This is a good antioxidant smoothie and well balanced to use for breakfast. Celery is a treasure trove when it comes to anti-oxidant compounds. Aside from flavonoids and its vitamin C content, it also contains several other ... Read More »

Protein Jam-Packed Spinach and Avocado Smoothie

This is a really good protein smoothie that is perfect for fueling exercise, meal replacement, or with some modifications,  for keto or diabetic diets. For keto or diabetics, you may wish to replace the peaches with a lower glycemic index fruit. Learn more about formulating low carb and keto smoothies. Hemp seeds are not only rich in omega-3 fatty acids ... Read More »

Avocado Smoothie

Believe it or not, avocado makes an excellent addition to smoothies. Avocado adds a creamy texture and is packed full of antioxidants, fiber, and healthy unsaturated fats. Avocados contain more potassium than bananas, an important mineral that plays many functions in the body as an electrolyte. Avocados have been shown to lower cholesterol and triglyceride levels which can reduce your ... Read More »

Formulating Low Carb Keto Smoothies

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links Last year, I started eating a no sugar, no grains (NSNG) diet inspired by the book Fitness Confidential.  I am also an ultra runner and wanted to get fat adapated for running. As a result, I make quite a few Ketogenic and Paleo food items, even though I am not specifically trying to be ... Read More »

Family Friendly Nutribullet Guacamole

Guacamole is a wonderful thing. Aside from tasting fabulous, it is full of healthy fat from the avocados. Avocados also contain plenty of fiber and are rich in  B-vitamins, vitamin K, potassium, copper, vitamin E and vitamin C. Good stuff! Guacamole can be made without a blender for a nice chunky texture, but it also can be made creamy and kid ... 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 »

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 »

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 »

Lemon Avocado Green Smoothie

Lemon is a very underrated fruit. Though it is commonly used as a flavoring and garnish for food, it’s not what one would choose as a snack. Lemons are rich in antioxidants and vitamins such as Vitamin C. It helps prevent cancer by stopping the division of cancer cells. This smoothie makes use of lemons as an ingredient and is ... Read More »

Kale, Avoacado, and Blueberry Powerhouse Smoothie

Blueberry Kale Smoothie

This is a powerhouse meal replacement smoothie. It is higher in calories to fill you up and is also good for anyone looking for smoothies for weight gain. Don’t be afraid of the fat content in this, it comes from the avocado, which is healthy fat. Also, if you wish to cut the calories down a bit, omit the dates, ... Read More »

Avocado, Veggies and Berry Smoothie

avocado berries and vegetable smoothie recipe

Goji berries are loaded with beta carotene, Vitamin C and antioxidants. It also contains 11 essential amino acids which make it a superfood and a complete protein. It helps you maintain weight, improve your bowel movement and promotes healthy looking skin with olive oil. Minerals that you reap from this smoothie are: 26% DV calcium, 30% DV potassium, 21% DV ... Read More »

Seven Nutribullet Green Smoothies

Nutribullet green smoothies

Green smoothies pack a punch of nutrients and are great for dieters since they tend to be lower in natural sugars than all fruit smoothies.  Focusing on veggies also makes Nutribullet green smoothies lower in calories. To make a green smoothie, focus on a mix of vegetables such  as  spinach, kale, celery, cucumber, and broccoli. Fill in the mix with ... Read More »