It’s true what they say – an amazing day starts with an amazing morning routine. Whether that looks like a quick meditation or an at-home workout for you, one thing’s for sure: Fueling up before or after with a filling breakfast is key!
That’s why we turned to queen of all things tasty, Kelsey Preciado (@littlebitsof_realfood on Instagram), to provide Lively with one of her favorite collagen recipes. Not only is this Green Chunky Monkey Smoothie delicious (and really pretty to look at), but it’s also loaded with better-for-you ingredients. We’re talking Vital Proteins Collagen Peptides – which is odorless, unflavored and easily dissolves in both liquids and foods – spinach, almond butter & more. Just add to your blender and enjoy.
To take her smoothie to the extra level, Preciado topped it off with dairy-free whipped cream "because it just felt right." Our kind of girl!
Take a few minutes out of your busy morning to whip up this collagen smoothie – or meal prep the ingredients for an afternoon treat that’s as easy as pour, blend & sip!
Yields 1 serving