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Protein Smoothies

Vegan Post-Workout Protein Smoothie

The Vegan Post-Workout Protein Smoothie provides 25 grams of protein needed to help rebuild your muscles after an intense workout. Both soy milk and tofu are high in protein and make excellent vegan options to add protein to smoothies. Almonds are high in healthy unsaturated fats. The smoothie is full of berries that are high in nutrients such as vitamins, ... 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 »

Creamy Cashew Lovers Smoothie

The Creamy Cashew Smoothie is the perfect smoothie for those who love cashews. Cashews are full of heart-healthy fats that have been shown to improve cholesterol and prevent heart attacks and strokes. They are also an excellent source of minerals such as selenium, zinc, and copper. This smoothie recipe also adds ground cinnamon which is a spice that has been ... 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 »

Smoothie Detox, The 10 Day Smoothie Cleanse

Update: The below program appears to no longer be available or unavailable at this time.  For a different recommended plan, check out the Green Smoothie Seven Day Detox Plan. I am updating the links on this page to that plan. When the ten Day plan becomes available again, I will switch things back. I have had a number of people ... 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Banana, Carrot, Orange Smoothie Recipe

Carrot Orange Smoothie

Looking for a delicious way to slim down? This Banana, Carrot, and Orange Smoothie with a bit of Spinach and seeds enhances your way to losing weight.  It contains essential nutrients that are linked to enhanced metabolism such as B-complex, L-carnitine, iron and coenzyme Q10. Here is what you will get in one serving of this smoothie: 150% DV Vitamin ... 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 »

Blueberry Tofu High Protein Smoothie

blueberry tofu high protein smoothie recipe

Need a high protein smoothie? Packed with protein, this blueberry and tofu smoothie is a perfect post workout food or meal replacement. This is a higher calorie smoothie, but you can cut down the calories (and the carbs) some by cutting down the amount of blueberries.   After a workout, your body needs protein, at least in the range of ... Read More »