This simple Strawberry Smoothie is a refreshing reminder that basic can be beautiful. It’s healthy, cool, and creamy, offers protein and nutrients, and it’s friendly, fruity flavor and pretty pink color makes it widely appealing, whether you are blending it up for kids or for yourself.
A few years ago, I got into a total smoothie kick and stocked our pantry with every kind of nut, seed, and super powder, and I filled our freezer with a rainbow of fruit. I spent more minutes than I needed to coming up with different combos.
I created some seriously tasty, healthy smoothies in the process, from this Kale Pineapple Smoothie, to this Oatmeal Smoothie recipe, to this Blueberry Avocado Banana Smoothie, to all of these healthy smoothie recipes. At some point, I burned out (as did our blender). Smoothies and I went on a break.
Then last week, I found myself with a hearty supply of strawberries and missing my morning smoothie routine. I replaced our blender and decided to see what smoothie recipe I could come up with using what I had on hand.
The result: an AMAZING frozen Strawberry Smoothie that is made from the simplest ingredients! (more…)