Perfectly Peachy Green Smoothie

I know I’ve stated many times that I tend to get on different breakfast “kicks”. This week, I’m back on the smoothie train!

When I make a smoothie, I try to use it as an opportunity to really pack a lot of good into a little serving. Why not get in a hefty does of fruits, veg, healthy fats, fiber, and lean protein all into one colorful cup?

Today, I made a green smoothie, and it was so delicious that I sucked it down faster than expected. I used avocado Β to help thicken the smoothie and provide a dose of healthy fats. I typically add chia seeds to my smoothies as well for a little added fiber and as a thickening agent, but today I was moving a bit too fast and forgot! Use this smoothie as the perfect start to your day and let your body enjoy all of the nutrients that you have just provided!

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Perfectly Peachy Green Smoothie:

Ingredients:

  • 3/4 cup unsweetened almond milk
  • 1-2 cups fresh spinach
  • 1/2 banana
  • 1 1/2 cups frozen peaches
  • 1/4 lg avocado
  • pinch of cinnamon
  • 1 tsp chia seeds (optional)

Blend all ingredients on high until smooth and enjoy!

What are your favorite fruit and veggie combinations for smoothies?

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