Coco and Cacao Smoothie for the Win

As soon as I got my hands on the NutriBullet, I’ve been experimenting with new smoothie recipes. They don’t always turn out great. Case in point, this morning I tried blending banana, blueberries, coconut milk, cacao powder, peanut butter powder, and flax seeds. Sounds like a weird combination? Yes, and it tasted weird too. Blueberries and peanut butter powder do not mix well. So, I … Continue reading Coco and Cacao Smoothie for the Win

Kale, Banana, and Almond Milk Delight

Whenever I look up recipes online, unless I type in “simple” or “easy” I always find a long list of specific ingredients listed. I would end up spending lots of money for specific ingredients, time prepping everything, and hovering over the blender or stove only to feel let down at the end. Lately I’ve been saving money by steering clear of complicated recipes with a long … Continue reading Kale, Banana, and Almond Milk Delight

Blueberry Acai Smoothie

Acai and chia are great energy foods – offering healthy fats, minerals, and antioxidants. Acai is pronounced ah-sigh-ee (I’ve been saying it wrong for years) and it is a delicious low-glycemic berry that provides exceptional amounts of antioxidants, omega fats, protein and fiber.  Throw in some easily-digestible protein flax seeds, and some simple carbs from bananas and coconut water, and you’ve just created a delicious breakfast smoothie! What … Continue reading Blueberry Acai Smoothie