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Low Carb Smoothies

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 »

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 »

Low Sugar Chocolate Mocha Smoothie

This Low Sugar Chocolate Mocha Smoothie is perfect for those who are limiting the amount of sugar in their diet. This smoothie has less than 5 grams of sugar and instead uses stevia, a natural sweetener that comes from a plant native to South America. Raspberries are also added for a sweet flavor; however, raspberries are one of the fruits ... Read More »

Pistachio, Mango-Kale Green Smoothie

Pistachio Smoothie

I love this unique pistachio and kale green smoothie. Pistachios are a good source of protein, vitamin K and potassium with fewer calories compared to other nuts. When eaten in moderation, pistachios can help you in managing your weight and heart health. They also make this smoothie unique!   Eating pistachios regularly in small amounts increases the amount of good ... Read More »

High Protein Vegan Tofu, Almond, and Strawberry Smoothie

I have had requests for both high protein and vegan smoothies. This one is both!  Tofu and soy yogurt are a source of complete protein. The body requires 9 essential amino acids and all 9 are found in soy products like tofu and soy yogurt. By adding both to this recipe, along with some almond butter, this protein smoothie contains ... 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 »

Coconut-Melon Smoothie

Coconut is a known superfood that provides the following benefits: reduces sweet cravings, low glycemic index, high in dietary fiber, enhances heart health, and helps prevent obesity among others. As for coconut water, it is even better than other sugary or sports drinks when it comes to taste, sugar, caloric and electrolyte content. This smoothie recipe contains 11% of the ... 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 »

10 Delicious Smoothies for Diabetics

Video Update! Please see our post on Keto Smoothies for how to formulate low carb, high fat smoothies. Those tend to be good for diabetes, and if you are seeking low fat, simply substitute other liquids for the high fat items. Here is the post:  Formulating Low Carb, Keto Smoothies. The post includes info on low glycemic fruits as well. ... Read More »

Kale and Coconut Oil Smoothie

I know you may have heard of virgin coconut oil and its many benefits—and I tell you, it’s not hype people! Based on a lot of scientific studies, virgin coconut oil is the richest source of saturated fats made up of medium chain triglycerides where studies have shown to prove that it has therapeutic effects instead of being an artery ... Read More »

Mojito Smoothie

If you like mojito cocktails, you should like this minty smoothie. Chia seeds and soy help provide a balanced amount of proteins, fatty acids and vitamins. It helps reduce heart risks by controlling the amount of cholesterol in the body. It also helps in improving brain function. Banana makes it creamy. And of course, lime and mint give it a ... Read More »

Bloody Mary Smoothie

Tomatoes are popularly known a a good source of lycopene. Lycopene have antioxidant properties which helps improve bone health and reduce heart risks and complications. Tomatoes also have anti-cancer properties. That makes this Bloody Mary Smoothie for the Nutribullet quite healthy. This nutribullet blast emulates a Bloody Mary. In fact, you could add Vodka to it if you wished and ... Read More »

Low Calorie Gingered Carrot Apple Smoothie

Ginger Carrot Apple Nutribullet Smoothie Recipe

This low calorie Nutribullet smoothie will also calm you. Ginger has been used in herbal medicines for centuries already. Not only is it know to reduce inflammation, but it is a potent cure for an upset stomach, motion sickness and nausea. It’s safe for consumption for pregnant women who suffer from morning sickness. Carrots and Apples with a touch of ... Read More »

Gingered Fruits, Veggies & Nuts Smoothie

Ginger Green Drink Smoothie Nutribullet Recipe

Maca is a native plant of the Peruvian mountains. It is rich in amino acids, minerals and vitamins. It is also known to increase fertility, improve libido and balance your hormones. This smoothie recipe is rich in omega-3 fatty acids with a total of 2.6 grams. There is no recommended daily value for omega-3 FAs but according to mayo clinic, ... Read More »