Berry Maca Chocolate Shake

This is a great smoothie for those with thyroid issues as Maca is a super food that helps balance hormones, eases stress and promotes a speedy metabolism. This root vegetable is found in the mountains of Peru but is now widely available at most health food stores and online. It’s been used for centuries, praised for its high mineral content. This smoothie is so delicious you will think you are sipping a milkshake, but don’t let the taste fool you this is one nutrient packed drink.

Ingredients:
1 young coconut (meat and 1 cup of the water)
½ a frozen banana
½ cup ice
2 Tbsp. goji berries
½ tsp. maca powder
¼ tsp. spirulina
1-2 Tbsp. cacao powder

Directions:
Pour water of coconut into high speed blender, then remove coconut meat from the coconut add that and remaining ingredients to the blender and blend on high until smooth.

Makes 1 large smoothie.

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