Green smoothies are what’s for breakfast. They are the breakfast of champions. Or at least the breakfast of mamas. Or at least the breakfast of this mama. I love them. I have been indulging in a green smoothie on a daily basis for 5 or 6 years now.
It all began when I wanted a vitamix. Science guy thought I was nuts for wanting to spend so much money on a blender to make a smoothie. That is of course until we went to a local home show and he witnessed all the miracles of the vitamix with his own eyes and mouth. Those vitamix guys powered up smoothies and soups and salsa….oh my! Before we left that evening, I was the lucky owner of one beautiful vitamix which I scored at a discounted price because it was refurbished!! Since that day, I have never looked back. My mornings have been filled with green goodness. I’ve given my smoothies to my dog and even he approves.
Here’s what you’ll need:
1 cup flax milk
1-2 cups kale or spinach
1/2 cup fresh or frozen fruit: mango, peaches, berries, etc
1/4 cup ground flax
1 Tbsp chia seeds
1 Tbsp fresh ground almond butter
Dump all ingredients in blender and press the power button! Blend until silky smooth. Pour into your favorite drinking glass and enjoy!
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