Chocolate-covered Pear Smoothie

Cook's notes: I had dark chocolate almond milk on hand but not any bananas. This green smoothie recipe is definitely on the sweet side: you don't need to add any sugar, and it would be good for a smoothie beginner (you cannot taste the baby spinach at all). The oatmeal thickens the smoothie, and it …

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Green Pear Smoothie

Cook's notes: Inspired by a smoothie recipe from Terri, which was posted on Buzzfeed. It's a delicious combination, and we've made it 3 times this week already. I found that if you use fresh pear and banana, the smoothie tastes sweeter than if you freeze the fruit first. 10 oz. unsweetened vanilla almond milk 1 …

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Kale Smoothie

Cook's notes: This green smoothie is very thick. Banana helps smoothe out the intense kale flavor. Serves 2 1 cup unsweetened vanilla almond milk 1/2 cup water 1 teaspoon Apple Pie Spice or plain cinnamon powder 2 Tablespoons flax seeds 2 Tablespoons pecan pieces 2 Tablespoons liquid coconut oil 2 cups (60 g) baby kale 1 banana, peeled …

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