The Running Man Smoothie for a Healthy Energy Hit

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The Running Man

ENERGY AND NUTRIENT DENSE

| serves 1 |

  • ½ cup frozen raspberries
  • ½ cup frozen mango
  • ½ cup + 2 tablespoons of freshly squeezed orange juice
  • ¼ inch ginger, peeled and minced
  • 2 ice cubes
    +
  • 1 cup spinach
  • ½ cup frozen mango
  • 1 teaspoon cashew butter
  • ½ teaspoon honey (or add a date)
  • Pinch of flaky sea salt
  • ½ cup water

METHOD:

  1. Blend the first five ingredients till smooth.
  2. Pour into a tall glass.
  3. Blend the last 6 ingredients till smooth.
  4. Carefully pour over the pink layer in your glass.
  5. Mindfully enjoy it, so your stressed body can absorb all the beneficial nutrients and you can go on to have a super powered day!

 

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Lauren Glucina is a plant-based whole foods Nutritionist, Naturopath and Medical Herbalist. She is a passionate advocate for food as medicine. Lauren has also formally trained as a Raw Foods Chef and has a soft spot for raw treats. 

Lauren is available for Natural & Nutritional Medicine consultations here.