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Banana, Almond, Maca Powder Smoothie

Almond Maca Smoothie

I was recently exposed to Maca Powder, a ‘superfood’ that grows at high altitudes. It has been linked to increasing energy levels and balancing hormones just to name a couple of perks to the flavour, which is why I enjoy adding it to my smoothies. To me, maca powder has a rich nutty flavour, but it can be an acquired taste (Erin isn’t a fan, but I love it). It’s my new favourite smoothie add-on :). Read on for the full recipe and the brands of the powders I use. (more…)

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Almond Butter Hemp Seed Toast

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This toast makes a great breakfast or snack! The almond butter and hemp hearts make a complete protein; the cinnamon helps to regulate blood sugar and can reduce cravings; and the honey is anti-bacterial and actually helps with blood sugar regulation too! And best of all, it is delicious 🙂

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