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Blackberry Jam and Cream Smoothie

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Even though it is winter, I still need my frozen fruit meals. This reminds me of my childhood.
For the base:
Blend 1 cup of frozen blackberries
1 ripe banana
200 mls of filtered water

For the top:
Blend 1 ripe banana
1-2 frozen bananas
1 vanilla pod
1 tablespoon of cacao nibs

Pour blackberry jam into a suitable vessel and place a huge dollop of banana cream on top. Β Stick your spoon in and push your ice cream top down into your jam. Revisit your childhood πŸ˜€

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Breakfast Ice-cream

Breakfast Ice-cream

Ice-cream for breakfast? You can eat it all day long on a high raw, plant based diet

For the base blend: 3 frozen and 1 fresh banana with 1 tablespoon of almond butter and a heaped teaspoon of cacao powder

On the top blend 2 frozen bananas, 3 soft dates and 1 vanilla pod.

And for an extra health kick, drizzle some black strap molasses.

Black strap molasses will give you b vitamins, iron, calcium, magnesium, and great hair πŸ™‚

Eat it guilt free πŸ™‚

Note: Always make sure you use really ripe bananas (spotty skins) to ensure sweetness and optimal digestion.

Dessert for every meal

Dessert for every meal

One of the best things about eating this way is being able to eat dessert for breakfast (lunch and dinner) and knowing it’s good for you.

To make this delicious chocolate sauce you will need:
5-6 medjool dates
1 vanilla pod
1 heaped tablespoon of cacao powder (or carob)
1 teaspoon of Acai berry powder
1/2 cup of filtered water.
Blend until smooth

In a mason jar, spoon in your banana ice-cream (made from 1 banana and 4 frozen bananas) and layer it with sauce.

Simply delicious πŸ™‚

His n Her Smoothies

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My husband is currently doing a bit of a raw challenge which is great, but it does mean extra work for me as well as coming up variations on smoothies and other meals. I’m happy with really simple food but he likes a lot more fat and chunkier food. Β This smoothie was pretty popular on the day.

Blend

Bananas, blueberries, blackberries, raspberries, acai berry powder, maqui berry powder, and chia seed gel in coconut water.

I topped his off with homemade organic peanut and coconut oil butter (but you could use any nut butter) and cacao nibs.

 

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And to keep mine low fat, I topped it with berries and kiwi fruit πŸ™‚

 

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Sweet n Pepper

Sweet n Pepper

Smoothies don’t need to be complicated. In fact, the simpler the better, especially regarding digestion. Good digestion = good health.
To spice up your plain old green smoothie try swopping baby spinach for rocket. It gives it a peppery taste, off set nicely with the sweetness of bananas. Start small if you’re a virgin..but go for gold if you are hard-core πŸ™‚

All you need is bananas and rocket.