Green Super Food Smoothie!

Happy Sunday morning, everyone!  I woke up this morning really excited for a smoothie.  Last weekend when my sister and I were at Whole Foods, I was really happy to find some sample packets of Amazing Grass Green Super Foods for sale. It was going to be a huge commitment for me to buy a big container of the stuff if I had not tried it yet. Here are some of the samples I picked up last Sunday:

Here is the Super Food I decided to use this morning:

Along with the Chocolate (cacao) blend, I added 1/3 of a banana, a handful of blueberries, a few raspberries, ice, 3/4 cup soy milk, 1 1/2 scoops of Aria Protein Powder and 1/3 cup organic yogurt.
The end result!? Amazing:

Although I used my blender to make the smoothie, I drank it out of my blender cup. I love this cup – on mornings when I do not have time to use the blender, I can shake up a drink with soy milk, protein powder and Green Super Food. It is also a great To Go cup:

A few of my friends have asked me about the benefits of this Amazing Grass stuff.  Here are a few facts and you can go to their website to learn even more: one serving has a large serving of antioxidants, it will boost energy, boost your immune system and helps you get part of your five servings a day of fruits and veggies. And one serving is only 30 calories – and has anywhere between 65% – 100% of your vitamin A along with many other vitamins and minerals.

I really enjoyed the chocolate drink mix. But I am going to try the other two before I make up my mind on which to purchase.  I will make sure to report back on how I like the Berry flavor and the original flavor!

Now I am waiting just a little longer to “digest” before I head out for a run. It’s a great running day out there – slightly overcast and cool. 🙂 I must take advantage!

I’ll be back later today. Enjoy the day, everyone!


One thought on “Green Super Food Smoothie!

  1. Looks yummy! I’ll look for that stuff at Whole Foods!
    Think I’ll go rig up a smoothie myself with whatever I can find in my refrigerator!

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