Tag Archives: smoothies

Cinnamon & Ginger Carrot Cake Smoothie

Cinnamon & Ginger Carrot Cake Smoothie

It’s 7 a.m. Have you eaten your first vegetable of the day? If you’re like most, veggies aren’t on the menu until lunchtime. Yet, it’s easy to squeeze in an early-morning serving when you rise and shine with the right recipe. This creamy, bright-colo ...
How to Choose the Right Protein Powder for You

How to Choose the Right Protein Powder for You

Having a protein shake is supposed to be a quick, mindless way to get the nutrients your body needs. Yet, somehow, finding the right protein powder to shake is a testament to not only your nutrition knowledge but your patience, as well. Sorting throu ...
4 Ways to Get More Greens in Winter

4 Ways to Get More Greens in Winter

With winter here, hearty foods with belly-warming qualities – potatoes, squash, cooked vegetables and heavier protein dishes like chicken and turkey – are what we crave. There’s just something about a filling or spicy meal, like curry or soup, that’s ...
2 Festive Holiday Protein Smoothies

2 Festive Holiday Protein Smoothies

The holidays wouldn’t be the same without gingerbread and eggnog. Too bad a cup of the creamy stuff sets you back nearly 350 calories and a whopping 19 grams of fat. Same goes for those grinning, white icing-piped little fellas: nibble just one and y ...
5 Apple & Cinnamon Smoothies for Fall

5 Apple & Cinnamon Smoothies for Fall

Small fall confession: I’m not a big fan of pumpkin. But bring on the apples! Cobbler, crumbles, pie, donuts—that fresh apple flavor, spiked with cinnamon, wrapped into a warm, baked treat? I’d eat an apple dessert every day if I could. That’s why I ...
Blueberry-Banana Protein Smoothie

Blueberry-Banana Protein Smoothie

Add-ins really make a smoothie, both in terms of taste and customized nutrition. Craving something sweet and need protein? Nut butters do the trick. Feeling nutty and want omega-3’s? Pour in chia or hemp seeds. Fruit – especially berries – is fulfill ...
Gourmet Peach Tea Smoothie

Gourmet Peach Tea Smoothie

Teatime takes on new meaning when what’s in the kettle is cooled and blended with healthy ingredients for a creamy, elegant smoothie. Maybe you’ve had an iced matcha or chai latte, but this tea smoothie has fresh fruit appeal. Light and slightly swee ...