Green smoothies are a wonderful way to get more vegetables and greens into your diet easily. We may not think of having carrots and beets for breakfast, but after trying this smoothie, you will crave them! Oh, kids love this too!
Hot Pink Breakfast Smoothie
1 1/2 c. coconut liquid (raw from a coconut, or you can find this in cans or cartons)
1 large carrot, cleaned and cut into small pieces (or 5-6 baby carrots)
1/4 of a medium beet, raw, peeled
1/4 c. cashews, raw and unsalted
1/4 c. chopped dates
2 tsp. vanilla
12 frozen or fresh strawberries
optional: 1-2 T. plant protein powder (with hemp, pea, brown rice, and chia)
optional: 2 T. kefir or yogurt.
Recipe source: http://inmyhomeabide.blogspot.com/2011/03/hot-pink-breakfast-smoothie.html