Detox smoothies are a delicious way to detox, and one of the best additions to your daily routine. They also are a perfect way to get those greens in the diet. Chia seeds in this smoothie adds to the fiber content and provides protein, Omega-3 fatty acids and many vital micronutrients making this a wholesome drink. We present an alkalinizing smoothie that provides fiber, antioxidants, and immune boosting nutrients for optimum health- ideal for breakfast or a snack.
½ cucumber or similar vegetable
1 cup spring or filtered water
Juice of ½ lime, cilantro or parsley
2 to 4 leaves of chard, spinach, or kale
Ground flax, sesame, or chia seeds
Cashews (or other nuts) blended with applesauce, mango, banana, apple, or pear
Maple syrup or raw honey
Celery, pear, and nectarine add fiber
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