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Honey Banana Apricot Yoghurt Smoothie

Honey Banana Apricot Yoghurt Smoothie ~ Sumptuous Spoonfuls #apricot #smoothie #recipe #noosayoghurt

My Saturday morning routine has been missing a good yoga class, so I went to a new yoga class Saturday morning. I’ve been wanting to go to this class for weeks, but just haven’t been in town … we’ve been so busy going places this summer! I am trying to really enjoy summer while it’s here this year, so there is very little weekend routine as each weekend seems to bring a new adventure. My poor yard has suffered and so has my garden, but my spirit is light and happy and I find the smiles creeping onto my face more and more often. This is a good thing.

So finally this week I was in town for a Saturday and I woke up eager to try this new yoga class. I knew I should eat something to give me energy, but not TOO much. I knew this was going to be a challenging yoga class (and it was), so I figured a smoothie would be just the right thing to give me energy for yoga.

I have been wanting to try making a smoothie with my dad’s apricots and the dreamy creamy Noosa yoghurt I love so much. Usually I like to freeze my fruit before blending it, but the apricots were in the fridge, so I tossed in a frozen banana to chill it up nicely. I chose the honey Noosa to let the apricot flavor shine through. I tasted my smoothie after blending, thinking I might want to add some cinnamon or vanilla or maybe some maple syrup, but it was perfect with just these three ingredients. So I slurped it down just like that. And then I used my finger to get every drop from the glass. It was so good I didn’t want to waste even a drop!

And then I went off to yoga and she totally kicked my butt! It was very different from any other yoga class I’ve ever been to (and I go to “power” yoga classes at least twice a week): this one was challenging, intense, cleansing and wonderful. I was totally wiped, happy and STARVING afterwards … and when I woke up today, my abs were sore. Now THAT’S a good yoga class!

Honey Banana Apricot Yoghurt Smoothie

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Total Time: 5 minutes

Yield: 1 - 2 servings

Honey Banana Apricot Yoghurt Smoothie

Ingredients

  • 1 frozen banana, in chunks
  • 5 - 9 apricots, pitted (use 9 if your apricots are small, 5 if they are large)
  • 1 8-oz. container of Noosa honey yoghurt

Instructions

  1. Put all ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth.
  2. Pour into glasses and enjoy!

Notes

RECIPE SOURCE: http://www.sumptuousspoonfuls.com/

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Honey Banana Apricot Yoghurt Smoothie ~ Sumptuous Spoonfuls #apricot #smoothie #recipe #noosayoghurt

This recipe was shared at Weekend Potluck, Munching Monday, Tuesday’s Table, Simple Supper Tuesday, Treasure Box TuesdayHearth & Soul BloghopCreate & Share Link-Up and Clever Chicks Bloghop.

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One Response

  1. Delicious Apricot yoghurt smoothie, I am going to try it thanks for sharing with Hearth and soul blog hop, pinning and tweeting.

    August 24, 2015 at 7:23 pm

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