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10 Breakfast Smoothies that Include Protein

There is nothing like a breakfast smoothie with protein to fill you up and start your day off right! Check out these great recipes!

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Although it’s known as the most important meal of the day, for many of us breakfast is not our favorite meal to prepare. For most moms, mornings are a busy time with plenty to do and not much time to do it in. But you want your family to start their day off right with a healthy and filling breakfast to get them through the first part of the day. For a quick and convenient breakfast, a smoothie is a great option. But liquefied fruit all by itself may not be filling enough to sustain a busy kid or adult. Fortunately, there are many wonderful smoothie recipes that include protein. Protein in your smoothie will add the substance you need for a truly healthy breakfast. Check these out!

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Start Your Day with a Protein Breakfast Smoothie!

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1. Rise and Shine Smoothie

This smoothie is healthy, vegan, and dairy free. But still manages to include everything you need for a healthy breakfast smoothie. Frozen bananas give this a great texture and the dates add sweetness. While the almond butter has the protein you need to feel satisfied.

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2. Chunky Monkey Protein Smoothie

This chocolatey delicious smoothie has me smiling every time I say the name. And my kids smiling every time I put it in front of them. The taste reminds me of a Frosty from a Wendy’s fast food restaurant, only with peanut butter. If your family members are hesitant about smoothies for breakfast this dessert like wonder will convert them in no time.  

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3. Peanut Butter Berry Smoothie

This recipe is one of the simplest smoothie recipes I’ve found. And I love how easy it is to customize to various tastes. I think berries and peanut butter are an excellent combination and this smoothie is a great way to start the day.

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4. Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Protein Smoothie

Who doesn’t love a peanut butter cup? I think it’s safe to say most of us would love to chow down on a peanut butter cup for breakfast if it wasn’t so bad for us otherwise. The almond milk and frozen banana make this treat a healthy one and a good way to start your day for breakfast.

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5. The Husband Protein Smoothie

This protein smoothie has it all, berries, oats, vegetables, and almond butter among other things. But it’s vegan so no dairy. And no bananas for those of you wanting a smoothie without them. Just a smoothie full of nutrition and tasty goodies to start your morning off right.

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6. Healthy Chocolate Almond Banana Smoothie

Chocolate and bananas have always been two things that go well together. Add some almonds for protein and yogurt and oats, and you have an amazing breakfast smoothie.

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7. Vanilla Oat Protein Smoothie

I was excited to try a smoothie without berries or chocolate. If you’re a vanilla fan, this is the smoothie for you. It’s also made of simple ingredients you can blend together in under five minutes it you’re looking for a breakfast you can take with you as you head out the door on a busy morning.

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8. Pumpkin Protein Smoothie

Just in case you didn’t get enough pumpkin flavor over the holidays, this is the perfect smoothie recipe to bring it back into your life. This one does use protein powder but if you’re not a fan, be assured it is well disguised by your favorite holiday flavoring. Enjoy a taste of fall with your breakfast smoothie!


9. Cucumber Blueberry Mint Smoothie

I love this smoothie. Maybe you think the combination sounds delicious or maybe you think it sounds weird. I was on the fence at first. But when I tried it, I found it refreshing and unique. It’s a great way to shake up your breakfast smoothie routine and try something new.

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10. Vegan Strawberry Peanut Butter Smoothie

This smoothie has just four ingredients and is another of those you can make in just a few minutes if you’re in a rush. The strawberries and banana blend perfectly with the peanut butter and I loved the sweetness of this smoothie in the morning.

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Elizabeth Voyles

Elizabeth Voyles (@evoyleswrites) is a freelance writer and blogger specializing in parenting and organization topics. In between writing gigs, Elizabeth loves hanging out with her husband and their two young daughters, binge watching shows on Netflix and reading trashy romance novels.

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