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Easy Berry Smoothie Recipe

Delicious berry smoothie

Smoothies are one of my favorite things to have for breakfast. They’re easy to make, packed with vitamins and antioxidants, and are delicious. What’s not to love? I almost (key word: almost) feel guilty having something that tastes like dessert for breakfast. Today I’m sharing this easy berry smoothie recipe that I whipped up this morning in under 5 minutes.


  • 1/2 cup plain Greek yogurt
  • 1/2 frozen banana
  • 1/2 cup frozen berries (I get a huge bag of mixed berries from Costco.)
  • 1 tbsp ground flax seed
  • ice cubes (I have a single serve blender so I just stuff as many as will fit.)
  • 1/2 – 3/4 cups water


  1. Add all solid ingredients to your blender. If you have a single serve blender like the Magic Bullet, put the heaviest ingredients in first.
  2. Add water. I find that about 1/2 – 3/4 cups of water makes a smoothie with just the right consistency: nice and thick and not too watery.
  3. Blend until fruit is pulverized and the texture is consistent throughout.
  4. Pour into a glass and enjoy!

Tip: If you’re anything like me, you rarely have enough time to make breakfast in the morning. You’ll gladly take 10 extra minutes of sleep over a nice sit down breakfast at the table. To save time and still allow myself a nutritious breakfast, I like to throw all my solid smoothie ingredients in my blender cup and stick it in the fridge the night before. In the morning I can just add water, throw it on the blending base for a couple minutes, and voila!

Please share all of your smoothie recipes in the comments below. I’d love to try some of them out!

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