Make a Morning Smoothie Your New Body-Loving Habit
Here’s a breakdown of a Fab Four smoothie, using one of Kelly LeVeque's favorites, The Blueberry Muffin Smoothie. For more of LeVeque’s featured smoothies, and to build-your-own using a first-of-its-kind digital smoothie tool, visit nowfoods.com/bodylove.
Blueberry Muffin Smoothie
Makes 1 16 oz. Smoothie
Protein (opt for around 18-20 grams): 1 Serving (3 scoops) NOW® Sports Organic Vanilla Plant Protein
Fat (1 serving, 1-2 Tbsp.): 2 Tbsp. unsalted, creamy almond butter
Fiber (10 grams): 1-2 Tbsp. NOW® Organic Acacia Fiber Powder
Fructose*: ¼ cup frozen blueberries.
Liquid*: 2 cups unsweetened almond milk
Superfood*: 1 Tbsp. NOW Real Food® Organic Hemp Seed Hearts
* Add in 1/4 cup of fruit, liquid, and a hit of superfoods to round out a well-balanced beverage. Note, LeVeque recommends keeping the carbohydrate source in the smoothies to antioxidant-rich fruits, like berries, or even raw cacao (naturally occurring sources of sugar). She recommends no more than five grams of added sugar, if needed.
You can also check out this video for another smoothie recipe: