GLOW Smoothie Challenge: Week 4 Recipe
July 28, 2014
HEALTH + FITNESS
If you have been following along on our GLOW Smoothie Challenge then you are onto the home stretch! It is the final week of the challenge but feel free to continue with these smoothies for an added glow and pep in your step for as long as you would like. Don’t forget to reference the complete guide (Click below) for great snack foods to include along with the nutritional benefits of each ingredient that goes into one of these smoothies. Megan Roosevelt, Healthy Grocery Girl, will also be answering all of your diet and health questions in future posts so please feel free to tweet, instagram, facebook or comment under this post any questions you may have.
Now on to ‘Something Blue’.
I am a huge fan of dark berries, such as blueberries and blackberries, and why I love this smoothie so much! Hope you love it too
Makes One,16-ounce smoothie
1⁄2 cup frozen blueberries
1⁄2 cup frozen blackberries
2 cups of greens (romaine, arugula, kale and / or spinach)
1⁄2 lemon, juiced
1 cup water or coconut water
1 serving plant-based protein powder *see recommendations
1⁄2 cup ice
Combine all ingredients in a high- speed blender and blend on high for 20-30 seconds. Enjoy!