Get your greens on with this Avocado Green Smoothie. Good fats, lots of greens and tastes delicious! Great way to start the day!
Avocado Green Smoothie is a dairy free coconut milk smoothie that’s packed with nutrients for a veggie forward breakfast!
Hey friends! Happy New Year. I hope you all had a wonderful holiday and feel well rested and pumped about 2016.
We spent both weekends with family and friends back home which was really nice yet busy – I especially enjoyed the past two weeks because Eric took some time off which made us feel like a family again.
He was working around.the.clock last month preparing for a trial PLUS I’m getting like zero sleep taking care of our newborn which means we were in MAJOR need to some time downtime together.
Since it’s a fresh start and a New Year and people like healthy things, I’m kicking off this first Monday with this Avocado Green Smoothie to start the first ever “Smoothie Week” on Love & Zest!
Hope you’re ready for some delicious green smoothie recipes to get your year started on the right track. I love using the blender to get all my greens in, especially now-a-days with a little one in my arms so drinkable nutrition has been the name of my game!
Also, I’ve been really craving all the greens I can get because I’ve been under the weather the past couple days – stuffy nose, itchy throat, cough, ick.
Sleep deprivation is running me down and putting a damper on my immune system. Just praying I can recover from this cold fast enough and that the little guy doesn’t catch it too.
Also, I’ve added Pinterest friendly images to each blog post! Thanks to you all that are pinning my images 🙂 So for all you pinners out there, these photos can be found by clicking the “Pin It” button below each post or on your web browser toolbar.
You can pin any picture on my site, but the Pinterest inspired photos will be at the bottom of the post.I’ve also added a YUM icon to the bottom of each post so that you can “yum” images a lot easier from the site.
Hope you enjoy smoothie week and that 2016 is off to a great start! I’ll be back tomorrow with another smoothie recipe so get your straws ready. And in the meantime enjoy some of my other green smoothies recipes!
Other green smoothie recipes:
- 1/2 small California avocado
- 1 1/2 cups fresh spinach
- 1 cup frozen pineapple chunks
- 1 cup frozen peach slices
- 1 cup unsweetened coconut milk
- 1/2 cup 100% orange juice
- Blend all ingredients in blender and process until smooth and creamy! Serve chilled.
- Category: Smoothies
- Method: Blender
- Cuisine: American
- Serving Size: 1 smoothie
- Calories: 406
- Sugar: 40g
- Sodium: 48mg
- Fat: 20g
- Saturated Fat: 6g
- Unsaturated Fat: 12g
- Carbohydrates: 59g
- Fiber: 13g
- Protein: 8g
- Cholesterol: 0mg
Keywords: avocado green smoothie
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Hi I’m Kristina LaRue, registered dietitian and millennial mom of two active and hungry boys. Here on Love & Zest, you’ll find (mostly) healthy recipes to fuel the whole family and real life stories of modern motherhood. I’m all about veggie-filled breakfast meal prep recipes, healthier sweets, and easy weeknight dinners made in the Instant Pot or sheet pan.
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