With the days getting longer and sunnier, it’s time to get active and moving — and hop on the health wagon towards total wellness by fueling with Vega to feel better with each and every day!
Vega is the premium brand behind plant-based nutrition and performance products all aimed to help people from all walks of life, including clean-eating families and health-conscious athletes achieve better eating and a brighter future towards total wellness. Vega is passionate about clean, plant-based nutrition and is on a mission to help you reach your personal pursuit to be better on your own terms. Vega offers an amazing lineup of delicious, nutritious, and innovative products — and best of all, they’re convenient to enjoy while at-home or away so you, as a fitness fanatic, health nut, or parent can enjoy a great shake supplement as a meal-replacement or incredible Vega snack bar that will satisfy your cravings or boost your energy to take you through the day. And, if you’re in a time crunch you can make sure your little ones get their fill of “greens” and great nutrition too by giving them a super smoothie with Vega Protein & Greens that’s sure to delight them and fill their tummies up with clean protein and plant power (see my Monkey business banana blend recipe below)!
Vega Protein & Greens is the go-to product to fuel your family and thrive because it’s a clean formula that cleverly combines plant protein with awesome veggies, making it an incredibly nutritious and oh-so-tasty drink mix that’s great for on-the-go or at-home. And it’s a phenomenal way to welcome Vega into your family as the perfect introductory product.
So why is Vega Protein & Greens a standout product?
20 grams of protein– Vega Protein & Greens is jam-packed with 20 grams of plant-based protein from pea protein, SaviSeed [sacha inchi] protein, hemp seed protein, and sprouted whole grain brown rice protein so you enjoy a powerful dose of good-for-you plant protein nutrition
2 servings of veggies– Vega Protein & Greens is enhanced with 2 servings of greens using a special Vega Green Blend that’s derived from organic alfalfa grass powder, spinach powder, broccoli powder, and organic kale powder — so you and your family enjoy a healthful 1 and ½ cups of veggies
Low-calorie, clean formula– Vega Protein & Greens is only 110 calories per serving (1 scoop) with no sugar added. Plus, it’s Non-GMO Project verified, gluten-free, and Certified Vegan so you and your family simply enjoy a clean nutritional formula.
Tastes great, mixes well– Vega Protein & Greens tastes fantastic and mixes great into almond, coconut, or rice milk. The Vanilla Flavor is smooth and tasty — and is a great subtly sweet base flavor for smoothies, and fun family recipes. The Chocolate Flavor is creamy and great for chocolate lovers and kids!
Vega Protein & Greens retails for $29.99 for a Small Tub (18 servings) in Vanilla, Chocolate, Berry, and Coconut Almond, $39.99 for a Medium Tub (21 servings) in Vanilla, Chocolate, Tropical, Berry, and Natural flavors, and $49.99 for a Large Tub (26 servings) in Chocolate or Vanilla flavors only. Available at myvega.com.
Monkey business banana blend
You and your little ones will go bananas over this super-smoothie I’ve created that not only tastes dee-licious but is also super-easy to make and oh-so satisfying!
Ingredients (serves two)
2 cups of Almond Milk
2 servings Vega Protein & Greens in Vanilla Flavor (2 scoops)
2/3 cup of Rolled Oats
2 teaspoons of organic maple syrup
2 teaspoons of organic honey
2 medium or large bananas (peeled and frozen)
1 cup of ice
A dash of cinnamon or nutmeg to sprinkle on top smoothies once made
Place all ingredients in blender (in order listed to create creamy smoothies) and blend until smooth. Enjoy!
And be sure to head on over to Vega’s Recipe Center to get a variety of recipes to enjoy! You can browse recipes by meal and learn a variety of ways to create delicious dishes, super-tasty smoothies, and much more here!