Good Morning Green Smoothie
30 October, 2013
- 1 tblsp Coconut Magic coconut oil
- 1 banana
- ½ cup of frozen organic mixed berries
- ½ an apple diced
- 1 cucumber diced
- 1 tblsp flaxseed oil
- 1 large handful of fresh green romaine lettuce
What to do:
Add filtered water to create the desired texture. Combine all ingredients inside a blender and blast. Share, love and enjoy!
For some more body and fullness you can also add: 6-8 cashews or walnuts
Healthy and Beautiful:
You can use fresh coconut water instead of regular filtered water for a sweeter hydrating blend.
This smoothie is a nutrient and mineral rich heaven. Not to mention full of fiber, essential fatty acids and proteins that are all plant based and therefore easily digested and absorbed by the body. Combining flax oil with coconut oil is known to increase the body’s absorption of EFA’s by 100%. Cucumber is alkalizing, refreshing and known as a beauty food because of its mineral rich silicon compounds content. All lettuce is a good source of chlorophyll and vitamin K. Romain lettuce is the most nutrient-dense of all the lettuce varieties and is an excellent source of vitamins A, B1, B2, and C, folic acid, manganese and chromium. Berries are an excellent antioxidant good for the blood and heart.