It finally feels like spring here in the Mid-Atlantic. The temperatures have finally reached the high 70’s and low 80’s all week. It’s a great time to finally get out and start working on the gardens and your yard. But with all this gorgeous weather, everything begins to bloom, making the world a much more fragrant and beautiful place, it also brings the pollen count sky rocketing to an all time high. My little guy even asked the other day, “Why did Daddy paint the porch yellow?” That will tell you how much pollen we have in the air this week.
If you’re plagued with seasonal allergies you probably feeling it big time right now, scratchy throat, water itchy eyes, sneezing, coughing, runny nose, sinus infections, upper respiratory infections, the list goes on and on with allergies. So you’re probably not feeling to hot lately. With all this beautiful weather you don’t want to stay couped up in your house. Up your antioxidants and protein with this new smoothie recipe! Have it for breakfast, a pick me up in the middle day, or save it for a healthy dessert! Help kick the allergies, boost your immune system, replace an unhealthy snack with something a lot better for you. simple and fast you’re guaranteed to love this one!
- 1 mango chopped- save a piece for garnish
- 1/2 cup strawberries sliced- save half a strawberry for garnish
- 2 cups organic coconut milk
- 1 Tablespoon chia seeds
- Add all ingredients into a blender or Vitamix and mix well.
- Pour into a glass and add a straw
- garnish with mango and strawberry slices
- top with a sprinkle of chia seeds if you wish
Drink up and enjoy! Slip away for a little down time while you enjoy your smoothie!