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Green Galaxy Smoothie

A few days ago, we had some AH-MEEZING spring weather, it felt like summer! I took advantage by heading over to the Union Square Green Market in NYC to find some produce. I stumbled on some gorgeous finds and this beautiful spinach was part of that! So buying a heaping bag of it was an obvious choice. No doubt, I’ve been using it in various ways, and since I’ll take any chance I can to sneak some greens into my smoothies… this spinach found it’s way into my blender contraption. So did: dates, almond butter, frozen banana, hemp milk and MACA powder!

After one sip, I was hooked. Between all the vitamins and nutrients I was slurping down plus the delicious taste, I was seeing stars. Now, I may have mentioned this in my last adventure using maca powder… but it’s described as tasting like butterscotch- I can get on that train of thought. There is something to it. It has essential minerals and alkaloids and gives you ENERGY! So this is a perfect morning smoothie. It’s also nicknamed “the food of the Gods” – so I dub this the Green Galaxy Smoothie!

The frozen banana makes a perfect consistency, the almond butter adds a creamy factor and the hemp milk is packed with protein as well as the almond butter. Needless to say, you should feel energetic and satisfied after sipping on this!


serves 1-2 // vegan, dairy-free, gluten-free


  1. Blend all ingredients together until smooth and serve. Sip with a pretty straw or just glug it down sans straw.


Hope you enjoy!
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  1. There’s nothing like buyng fresh produce at the market in the summer 🙂
    This looks so deicious – pinned!

  2. This sounds perfect, Alison! I love spinach green smoothies… I have all the ingredients except the maca.. I’ve gotta get my hands on some! Thank you for this delicious recipe! <3

    • YAY! You can leave out the maca for now… but definitely invest in some, it will really give you a nice pick-me-up and is SO good for you 🙂

  3. Love the name 🙂 I never heard of maca being called the food of the gods, but it is such a wonderful superfood I’m not surprised!

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