Yes, A Chocolate Lover’s Green Smoothie! I will admit, I was a sweet-tooth-aholic and am happy to say that I am in recovery, but love that I can still get a good fix. Haha–say what!? 🙂
Yes and YAY–all of the flavor, plus more nutrients than ever…what’s not to like? Can you see why going off sugar, dairy, soy & gluten isn’t as grueling as I was afraid it would be? Ok, there were days in the beginning, that I’m happy to not repeat, lol!
Life is 10%
to us and
how we choose
to react to it
So now, life is good–no, grande! This is a quick pick-me-up that really is loaded with flavor. Ohmygosh.. in fact, I think I’m heading to the kitchen right now!
Chocolate Lover’s Green Smoothie Shopping List…
- frozen bananas (peel them before freezing or life will be very frustrating!)
- almond, rice, or coconut milk (depending upon how thick you like it
- organic spinach, collards, or kale
- raw honey (it tastes caramel like, so good! But if you can’t have honey, use stevia)
- raw cacao powder
- dash of sea salt (optional)
- almonds or walnuts
- cacao nibs to sprinkle on top (optional)
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2 frozen bananas
1 cup almond, rice, or coconut milk
1-2 cups organic spinach, collards, or kale
2 tablespoons raw honey, or 12 drops liquid stevia
2 tablespoons raw cacao powder
sea salt – dash
1 small handful almonds or walnuts
cacao nibs – to sprinkle on top for an extra rich nutrient boost
cinnamon – to taste – optional, this just adds more anti-inflammatory qualities
Mix all ingredients (except chopped nuts and cacao nibs) together in a blender until blended well. Drop nuts into mix and pulse once or twice.
Pour into a glass. Sprinkle cacao nibs on the top for even more yummy nutrients.
Makes 2 servings, depending upon whether you share or not 🙂
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