{tasty tuesday} very berry smoothie

Morning friends! With my commute, I don’t get the luxury very often to eat my breakfast at home except for on the weekends. I love waking up on Saturday mornings knowing that I don’t have to rush out the door to beat the traffic so I can fiddle in the kitchen and make a hot or cold breakfast with no timeline.

This weekend was no different. Although it was a dreary rainy day, all I wanted was a delicious smoothie bowl full of fruit, protein, and healthy antioxidants. The power punch with this smoothie comes with the secret and tasteless ingredient…

…. Can you guess what it is?…..

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…my guess says you can’t even spot it!….

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…have I stumped you?….

The magic ingredient is spinach!!!

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This is the first time I have ever experimented with vegetables in a smoothie and this smoothie did not disappoint! Honestly, for those of you who gag (like my mom) when you see spinach on the ingredient list, I beg you to give this a chance. With all of the other flavorful fruits in this beauty you do not even taste or see the little leaves!

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This smoothie like everything else I make is very versatile and healthy! With well under 400 calories it is a divine breakfast for a morning that you want something sweet!

Ingredients:
1 cup almond milk
1 large handful fresh spinach
1 very small banana or half go a large one
1 small slices kiwi
1/2 cup frozen strawberries
1/2 cup frozen blueberries
1.5 scoops vanilla protein powder

All you do is blend and serve! Seriously does it get easier than that? I crumbled a little banana bread on top that was on its last leg and it was so decadent! This tasted like a sweet dessert! I do have to say it was fantastic fuel for my spin class and kept me full from 8-12:30! Now that is power! I blame it on the spinach! 🙂

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have you ever tried spinach in your smoothies!?

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