I love fresh cherries! They are one of my favorite fruits. I buy them in bulk while they are in season and freeze them for later use. I also use the frozen cherries in my favorite vegan cherry ice cream recipe! Cherries are loaded with antioxidants. They also contain beta carotene, vitamin C, potassium, magnesium, […]

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Here’s a delicious green smoothie that blends my favorite tropical fruits with an ingredient you don’t usually associate with a smoothie – basil! The basil goes really well with the pineapple and mango in this smoothie. I only added 5 leaves and it didn’t overpower the smoothie. Adding herbs, such as basil, to your smoothies […]

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This is a great meal replacement green smoothie for weight loss, cleansing, or for when you just want something healthy. Oranges and kale are loaded with fiber, which helps support your body’s cleansing abilities! The flavor of kale can be strong for some people, so that’s why I like to use curly kale instead of […]

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I love blending raw cacao (chocolate) with frozen acai puree in a green smoothie. Acai has a slight chocolaty flavor so they pair nicely together. I prefer to use frozen acai puree as opposed to powders or juices as the purees have both the juice and the pulp and are going to have a higher […]

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This is a delicious green smoothie recipe that contains two of my favorite fruits – peaches and strawberries! I used frozen strawberries to give this smoothie a chill. For chilled smoothies, I prefer using only one frozen ingredient since too many frozen items makes it hard to blend, and the consistency turns out more like […]

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I don’t usually add so many “superfoods” to my typical green smoothie, but I was playing around with ingredients in the kitchen and just added a little of this and a little of that. I wasn’t expecting much, but to my surprise, the smoothie was actually very tasty! If you have never had mesquite powder, […]

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Starfruit, also known as carambola), lends an apple-like flavor accent to this tropical green smoothie recipe. Starfruits are a great source of antioxidants and vitamin C. Before blending, remove the peel and seeds. The banana in this green smoothie provides the creamy texture and the pineapple sweetens the recipe perfectly, effectively hiding the mineral-rich, but […]

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This green smoothie is excellent for both weight loss and cleansing. It’s also delicious! Fresh mint and sweet melon are one of my favorite combinations. Dandelion greens are a great source of minerals (especially iron and calcium), protein and dietary fiber. They are also high in vitamins A (thanks to the antioxidant beta-carotene content) and […]

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This green smoothie is absolutely delicious! I love the combination of fresh mint and sweet melon. The goji berries also complement the flavor and add protein. This recipe uses water-rich fruits that are excellent sources of dietary fiber, making this a great detox smoothie. Apples are a good source of fiber, vitamin C and antioxidants. […]

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This is a delicious, chocolatey green smoothie using one of my favorite holiday fruits – the pomegranate! This green smoothie recipe delivers an epic dose of health-promoting antioxidants thanks to the pomegranate, blueberries, raspberries, raw cacao and fresh baby spinach. If antioxidants are what you are after, this recipe has more than enough! Besides antioxidants, […]

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