Orange Berry Vanilla Green Smoothie

IMG_8778

Here’s a super duper quick post. Whenever I make a smoothie that turns out exceptionally yummy, I have to share it with you. Normally I just toss this and that in trying to incorporate greens, 1-2 fruits, protein, and fiber. The below combination turned out perfect for a morning smoothie with its bright citrus influence. It was light but still great fuel for my workout. Cheers!

Orange Berry Vanilla Green Smoothie

Charlotte Veggie

DF, GF, GRF

Make 2 glasses full

 

Blend the following:

2 cups super greens or greens of choice

1 peeled orange

1/2 cup frozen raspberries

1 scoop vanilla Juice Plus Complete powder OR 1 scoop other vanilla protein powder + 1 tsp honey OR 3 tbsp hemp seeds + 1/4 tsp vanilla extract + 1 tsp honey or sweetener of choice

1/2 tsp cinnamon

1.5 cups unsweetened or sweetened vanilla almond milk

 

{ 2 comments… add one }
  • Katie December 18, 2015, 7:48 am

    Sounds delicious! Can’t wait to try it.

    • Rajul December 18, 2015, 3:33 pm

      Thanks Katie!

Leave a Comment

Recent Posts…

Coconut Oil: Cookery & Cosmetology

Coconut Oil: Cookery & Cosmetology

Coconut oil has been popular for several years now but there are still those that are reluctant to buy, eat, or use it. It seems that weekly, I receive messages asking, "I got my coconut oil today, now what?" Hence this post! I admit it. I have fallen for it all the way. It is how [...]

{ 4 comments }
Thanksgiving Edition: Chimichurri Drizzled Sizzled Acorn Squash

Thanksgiving Edition: Chimichurri Drizzled Sizzled Acorn Squash

Thanksgiving is only about 10 days away! I plan on giving you ideas for healthy, tasty, plant based options to keep your tastebuds happy, keep the infammation down, your waistline slimmer, energy level more stable, and satisfy both vegetarian non-veg guests alike. Whether you call these fries or wedges or use them in as your next taco [...]

{ 0 comments }
Dilly’s Gourmet Guacamole

Dilly’s Gourmet Guacamole

It just warms my heart when my little man pulls up the step stool to prepare food with me! He thoroughly enjoys mashing up the avocados and mixing various toppings in. And I'm telling you: food tastes better to a child when they have made it! He isn't always the quickest or most willing eater, [...]

{ 0 comments }
  • Subscribe to Blog via Email

    Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

  • Charlotte Veggie