Meatless Monday Roundup: Eat Your Greens!

Meatless Monday Recipe Roundup: Eat Your Greens



Happy St. Patrick’s Day! In honor of St. Paddy’s Day & Meatless Monday, I am featuring some of my favorite and most popular Green Food recipes!

I’d love to hear some of your favorites too, so don’t forget to share your links in the comments below!!

1. Super Clean Green Smoothie

Dr. Oz Detox Smoothie


2. Easy Arugula Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette

Arugula Salad | The Wellness Scientist



3. Mushroom Soup with Greens, Sweet Potatoes, and Ginger

Mushroom Soup with Creamy Almond Butter


4. Easy Homemade Guacamole

Photo courtesy of Real Simple

Photo courtesy of Real Simple


5. Reduced-Fat Asparagus Quiche

Asparagus Quiche Recipe


We all know that getting our daily dose of green is good for us. Here are just a few benefits of chowing down on leafy greens!

Benefits of Eating Greens


Meatless Monday Recipe: Super Clean Green Smoothie


Does the idea of choking down a glass of liquified lettuce and kale make you more than a little queasy? I have to admit, I have tasted a green smoothie or two that was truly awful! Enough to turn me off completely until I found this one … the Green Smoothie from Dr. Oz’s 3-Day Detox Cleanse. It’s yummy enough that I want to drink it all the time, not just during a cleanse.

Dr. Oz Detox Smoothie

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It’s super easy to make, and if you despise one of the raw ingredients (like I despise raw celery) ┬ájust leave it out!! In my opinion, the pineapple and coconut oil are what make this smoothie a winner, so try to include these if at all possible!

Here’s what you need …

How To Make A Green SmoothieIngredients:

  • 4 celery stalks
  • 1 cucumber
  • 1 cup kale leaves
  • 1/2 green apple
  • 1/2 lime
  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil
  • 1/2 cup almond milk
  • 1 cup fresh or frozen unsweetened pineapple chunks


Simply add all ingredients to a blender, blend well, and enjoy!

Green Smoothie Recipe