14 Super Healthy Morning Smoothies (Slideshow)

A blended breakfast is a way to squeeze lots of nutrients into a tasty and convenient meal

15 Super Healthy Morning Smoothies

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Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, as the old adage goes. But these days, fitting in time during the week for a sit-down breakfast with all the necessary nutrients doesn’t often seem possible. There’s an easy solution, and it involves your blender.

Açai Super Smoothie

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Açai berry, pomegranate juice, and raspberries flavor this super-nutritious breakfast smoothie, which takes just 5 minutes to whip up.

Kiwi Smoothie

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Honey and banana add sweetness and balance tangy kiwi in this fresh, yogurt-based smoothie

Avocado Smoothie

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This tasty concoction gets its buttery texture and delicate flavor from fresh, ripe avocados. 

Banana Oat Smoothie

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For a more substantial breakfast drink, add some old-fashioned rolled oats to the blender, along with bananas, fat-free milk yogurt and a drizzle of honey for sweetness. 

Blackberry and Yogurt Breakfast Smoothie

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Although fresh, plump blackberries make for a fabulous smoothie addition, feel free to use frozen berries alongside super-healthy spinach and finely grated ginger.

Green Peanut Butter Smoothie

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Peanut butter makes this kale and banana smoothie even more substantial for a morning pick-me-up.

Coco Banana Date Shake

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For a healthy and sweet start to your morning, skip the cereal and try this tasty elixir with coconut milk, dates, and bananas. 

Mango and Passion Fruit Smoothie

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Coconut water serves as the base for this fruity smoothie, which will satisfy you without weighing you down. 

Green Smoothie

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Chock full of nutrients, leafy greens serve as the base for this smoothie, which gets sweetness from pineapple and coconut milk. For extra fiber, add a tablespoon of chia seeds to the mix. 

Vegan Glow Pink Power Detox Smoothie

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This vegan smoothie features antioxidant-rich strawberries, virus-fighting coconut oil, and iron-packed beets.

Raspberry Rosewater Smoothie

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Rosewater and chopped pistachios give this very filling raspberry-yogurt smoothie a dash of Middle Eastern flavor. 

Superfruit Smoothie

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If you’re looking for lots of healthy fruit flavors, try this Superfruit smoothie, with oranges, blueberries, raspberries and kiwi. 

PMS Maca Cacao Milkshake Smoothie

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When you wake up craving chocolate, whip up a glass of this nutritious cacao-laced beverage, which will also contains dates, coconut, and banana.

Carrot Cake Smoothie

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Not only does this orange-hued concoction contain 10 (yes, 10!) carrots, it also tastes like carrot cake. Cake-flavored smoothie for breakfast? Yes please.