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JerseyMadchen
05-14-2007, 12:28 PM
Ok, I have heard SO many good recipes from everyone for smoothies, but I stupidly did not write them down when I read them and they are in a few threads.

I am psyched about smoothies, especially now that it's summer! Please share your ideas!

I think I heard something about PB in one?!?!?!

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KrispieD
05-14-2007, 01:48 PM
I use skim milk, 1/2 frozen banana, some ice cubes and 1 tbsp of peanut butter and count 1 D, 1FR and 1/2 P.. you can up the dairy or the peanut butter :)

emmysmom
05-14-2007, 03:10 PM
That peanut butter banana one has become my favorite:)


JerseyMadchen
05-14-2007, 03:30 PM
I cannot wait to try it! How much milk, 1/2 cup?

LittleBlueCat
05-14-2007, 10:27 PM
How much milk, 1/2 cup?

I think it depends on your serving size per you color. For example, in my Gold book, it says 8 oz skim milk for 1D. And I'm gonna try it out tomorrow night!!

JerseyMadchen
05-15-2007, 08:12 AM
Ok ladies, I am drinking it right now and it's good! My blender is acting up so there are ice and bananna chunks floating in it, but it's SO good.

KrispieD
05-15-2007, 01:39 PM
You can add 1tbsp SF chocolate syrup as a condiment too to jazz it up.

My other favorties I use 1/2 cup flavored yogurt and 1/2 cup of milk to make up a full dairy.
I mix 1/2 mango and 12 strawberries for 2 Fruit
1/2 banana and 3/4 cup blueberries (2 Fruit)
1/2 cup orange juice and 1/2 banana (2Fruit)

My afternoon one I use 1 cup milk, 1 cup cold coffee and ice cubes to make my own mocha or 1/2 cup milk and 1/2 cup vanilla yogurt to thicken it up.

Enjoy!

jessicarenee331
05-15-2007, 01:58 PM
i am not a HUGE fan of banana's, but i LOVEEE PB. I am going to try it!