Time to break free from from your tried-and-true breakfast routine. Nothing against oatmeal and eggs, but we’re looking for three things from our first meal of the day: healthy, fresh and delicious.
Smoothies — especially these smoothies — fit that bill. Happy sipping and slurping!
18 kick-ass smoothies that will kickstart your morning
Cake Batter SmoothieEvery morning is a celebration when you can kick it off with cake in a cup. Ditch the whip for an even lower-fat option.
GET THE RECIPERunning With Spoons
Mixed Berry SmoothieThe beautiful part about this fresh concoction is that any berries will do. Plus, you'll be super-hydrated thanks to the added boost of coconut water.
GET THE RECIPECravings Of A Lunatic
Blueberry Muffin SmoothieFeeling like you need a muffin fix but don't want the added a.m. carbs? This just might be your new go-to.
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Chocolate Banana Morning Buzz SmoothieChocolate and coffee for breakfast? Sign us up. Especially since this smoothie comes with an added boost of protein to help keep you full until lunch.
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Kiwi Banana SmoothieLove kiwis but never know how to use them? Now you do, thanks to this beautiful smoothie. Doesn't it look like something you'd find in a fancy resort?
GET THE RECIPERoxy's Kitchen
Banana Cream Pie SmoothieFeel like indulging a little? Well now you can have your pie and eat it too. Sub in some vanilla graham cracker crumbs if you can't find the cookies.
GET THE RECIPEBaker By Nature
Vitamin C Booster SmoothieCold season is a comin' so why not start boosting your immunity with this delicious breakfast pick-me-up? Pair it with a slice of toast and teaspoon of nut butter and you're good to go.
GET THE RECIPECrunchy Creamy Sweet
Cinnamon Roll Chocolate Chip Oatmeal SmoothieDespite our best efforts, being healthy isn't always easy. But it just got a little easier with this bakery-inspired concoction. Who knew a cold drink could give us the warm and fuzzies?
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Sparkling Blackberry SmoothieComing in at under 200 calories, this is as great for a midday snack as it is when paired with a fancy poached egg for breakfast.
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Mango Blackberry SmoothieNothing screams "warm weather is almost here" like fresh (or frozen!) mangos and ripe blackberries. #Amirite
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Pear Vanilla SmoothieLook Ma, no bananas! This combo packs fiber and iron from the oatmeal and spinach boosters. Plus pears are in season right now, making this a perfect Monday morning go-to.
GET THE RECIPEDeliciously Ella
Strawberry Banana Oatmeal SmoothieSpeaking of oatmeal, why not experiment with flavour combos? This one is thick, creamy and delicious thanks to the addition of bananas and strawberries.
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Watermelon SmoothieWe don't often think to blend watermelon, but look at the delicious results when we do. We dare summer to stay away with this refreshing 3 p.m. pick-me-up.
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Skinny Apple Pie SmoothieWe're sorry, what? Healthy apple pie for breakfast? To go?! Yes, sign us up.
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Quinoa SmoothieIt's not just for salads anymore. Thanks to a hit of quinoa, this strawberry smoothie is not only creamy, but it's packed with protein, too. GET THE RECIPEMy Fussy Eater
Skinny Coffee SmoothieLooking to swap out your daily cuppa Joe with something a little more substantial? Coffee + coconut = bliss.
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Sunrise SmoothieTrying to recreate your last trip to Mexico? Make this clever smoothie (with or without tequila -- we don't judge) and feel like you're right back on that beach in no time.
GET THE RECIPEIt Bakes Me Happy
Chocolate Avocado SmoothieThanks to nutrient-packed avocado, this smoothie is so thick it almost looks like pudding. And yeah, we're totally OK with that.
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