We’re in that time of year where everybody is suddenly catching a cold and even though we’ve all survived many colds in our life, we still try to avoid catching it no matter what! We’re cooking all the soups and making all the tea, but there’s something that gives our immune system a boost like nothing else: green smoothies! If you are not on board with this idea yet or maybe you want to go beyond that one recipe you always make, don’t miss out on these 13 green smoothies!
1. Detox Chia Green Smoothie
We all get so busy sometimes that we completely forget about our healthy eating habits, mainly because it’s just much more convenient to order that takeout. When you’re ready to go back on the healthy path again, your body will need to detox first – and the green smoothie by Ally’s Cooking is perfect for that!
2. Strawberry Spinach Green Smoothie
Cooking Classy has a recipe for a delicious strawberry spinach smoothie! This sounds like an unusual combination but this is exactly what you need to look for – smoothies that you feel excited about, a green smoothie that feels like an adventure! That’s how staying healthy doesn’t feel like a chore anymore!
3. Pineapple Spinach Green Smoothie
Hey, it turns out spinach is a total superstar of green smoothies and can actually be paired with a number of different fruits and still make your green smoothie taste exceptional! Mix together pineapple and spinach to get Garnish & Glaze‘s majestic smoothie!
4. Fat Burning Green Smoothie
Having to lose weight can feel very stressful, especially with the amount of diets that we’re being bombarded by every single day! Your body still needs to be taken care of while you’re losing weight and the green smoothie by North South Blonde might just be your best weight loss buddy!
5. Green Smoothie with Honey
Some people avoid green smoothies because they believe the flavor of greens will overpower the flavor of fruit. If that’s you, you can help yourself by adding some honey to the smoothie and so give it an extra boost of sweetness and health! Check out how Healthy Hints does it!
6. Avocado Green Smoothie
We wouldn’t dare leaving Avocado out of this one! If you love your smoothies a little bit creamy and packed with healthy fats to give you an energy boost for the whole day, this avocado green smoothie by Eating Well should become a regular on your menu!
7. Banana Mango Green Smoothie
The sweetness of banana and the sharpness of mango blend together incredibly well! Along with spinach and avocado, they make up a green smoothie that feels balanced and nourishing, a great idea for a breakfast on the go! Find the recipe at Emilie Eats.
8. Spirulina Green Smoothie
Are you familiar with superfoods? They can be added to a number of different foods, but it’s actually easiest if you just put them into a smoothie! Spirulina is a superfood that is jam-packed with protein and you can get a recipe for a tasty spirulina smoothie at Minimalist Baker!
9. Four Ingredient Green Smoothie
Smoothies are a popular breakfast choice because they are easy to prepare and easy to drink on the go, but if you still think you’re too busy to make a complex smoothie in the morning, let us assure you that all you really need are four ingredients – Well Plated will tell you which ones!
10. Apple Green Smoothie
It’s been said that an apple a day keeps the doctor away and thanks to Eating on a Dime you can make an apple green smoothie for yourself every day now, just to be safe! Making a smoothie is also a lovely way to get your kids to eat their daily dose of apples!
11. Kiwi Green Smoothie
Don’t like smoothies that taste too sweet? No problem! Cotter Crunch‘s smoothie is definitely going to give you a healthy dose of sharpness! The combination of lime, ginger and kiwi gives this green smoothie an unforgettable taste that wakes you up better than cold water!
12. Vanilla Mint Green Smoothie
Vanilla is so underrated! It’s an absolute rockstar and you should totally use it for more than just pudding! Pretty Little Apron shares a unique recipe for a green smoothie that brings together the familiar flavor of vanilla with the refreshing aroma of mint!
13. Peanut Butter Green Smoothie
If all else fails, use peanut butter. If you have someone in your life that isn’t the biggest green smoothie enthusiast, the peanut butter green smoothie by The Baker Upstairs is how you’ll bring them onto the bandwagon! Trust us, peanut butter has special powers like that!