Arbonne Pumpkin Spice Protein Recipes (Gluten-Free Vegan)

Arbonne Pumpkin Spice Protein Recipes (Gluten-Free Vegan)

The new Pumpkin Spice Protein from Arbonne has people all in a tizzy, and I get why.

It’s goooooooood, you guys. And you KNOW I’m going to be making my daily protein shake as a Pumpkin Spice Protein Shake from pretty much now through Thanksgiving (December is a hard cutoff for pumpkin for me).

BUT there are SO MANY other delicious recipes you can make with this Pumpkin Spice Protein Shake Mix, so I thought I’d share. All of the recipes on this list are gluten-free, dairy-free, and vegan, except for one (#6).

Let’s get creative with our pumpkin protein!

Quick detour: If you haven’t ordered yourself a bag – or 10 – get it now before it’s gone! It’s only available for a limited time and while supplies last. If you get 2 bags (which, trust me, you’ll want), you get free shipping PLUS a free sign-up to Preferred Client status which gets you 20% off for a full year. GET IT HERE >>


Quick detour #2: HACK!! If the Pumpkin Spice Protein is gone by the time you read this, grab a bag of Vanilla protein instead and just add 1/2 tsp. of pumpkin pie spice per 1 scoop of protein to get your Pumpkin Spice fix taken care of 😉

Ok, without further ado, here are my 6 favorite recipes to make with the Arbonne Pumpkin Spice Protein (+1 bonus recipe because I heart you… and because I found it after I made all the images and outline for this post… but mostly because I heart you)!

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1. Pumpkin Spice Protein Shake

You know I HAD to start here, right? I mean, you can’t have a bag of protein shake mix and NOT have a solid shake recipe to go with it.

8oz. Vanilla Almond Milk

2 Scoops Pumpkin Protein

1/4 cu. Pumpkin Puree

1 TBSP Nut Butter

Handful of Ice


Blend & Enjoy!

2. Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Edible Cookie Dough

Oh yes, I did just say “edible cookie dough”. Go ahead and lock yourself in the bathroom and eat it by the spoonful. It’s toootally okay not to share. (recipe & 📸 via: @goodmommy0709)

2 scoops Arbonne Pumpkin Spice Protein Mix

2 TBSP Kirkland Mixed Nut Butter (or nut butter of choice)

2 TBSP Oat Milk (or dairy-free milk of choice)

Pinch of salt

1/8 cup Enjoy Life Mega Chocolate Chunks


Mix all ingredients together and get it in your belly!

3. Pumpkin Spice Protein Balls

There are soooooo many different ways to make protein balls you guys! I’ve made countless variations with the Arbonne protein flavor classics of chocolate and vanilla, and they are the PERFECT go-to snack when your sweet tooth comes knocking but you don’t want to actually indulge. Here’s the PERFECT protein ball recipe for Fall using the seasonal Pumpkin Spice Protein Mix.

2 scoops Arbonne Pumpkin Spice Protein Mix

1 cup gluten-free oats

3/4 cup sunflower butter (or nut butter of choice)

1/4 – 1/2 cup pumpkin puree

2 TBSP raw, unfiltered honey

1 TBSP chia seeds

1 TBSP pumpkin seeds

1 tsp. vanilla

1 tsp. cinnamon or pumpkin pie spice

Mix it all together and form into balls.


Pop 1-2 in your mouth post-workout or whenever that sugar craving kicks in! Store in the fridge for up to 1 week.

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4. Protein PSL (Pumpkin Spice Latte)

I know people get REAL serious about their PSLs, so I’m not gonna mess around with you on this.

Yes, this IS a healthier version of the now-traditional Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte, but it’s wayyyy nicer on your waistline. And I PROMISE you it tastes even better. Yes, I said “e.v.e.n. b.e.t.t.e.r.”.

Since there’s no fake, heavy, syrup-y, over-the-top sweetness to it, you actually feel good after you finish it. It’s just a warm, cozy, smooth, lightly sweet and totally fulfilling cup of Pumpkin Heaven that you can have literally every day in the Fall without feeling guilty.

Stir together the following ingredients and steam slowly on stovetop, whisking constantly:

– 3/4 – 1 cup oat milk

– 2 TBSP pumpkin puree

– 1 scoop Pumpkin Spice Protein

– 1 tsp. pure maple syrup

Separately, brew 2 shots espresso or about 1/4-1/2 cup strong coffee and pour into mug. Pour milk mixture into coffee and froth up with a frother. Top with a sprinkle of pumpkin pie spice.


Sip slowly and savor.

The fancy blog picture of my Protein PSL is above, but here’s a little behind-the-scenes glimpse at what my everyday #momlife PSL looks like:

A little less fancy, still


5. Pumpkin-Cranberry Protein Bars

This recipe is a bit fussier than the ones I’ve shared so far, but SO worth it. And really only “fussy” because it requires more ingredients, and a few you may not have just lying around in your pantry, but the assembly is super easy once you get going! (recipe & 📸 via: @thewholescoopblog)

Bar Ingredients:
1/3 cup ground flax meal
3/4 cup Pumpkin Spice Protein Shake Mix
2/3 cup smooth tahini or sesame paste
2 tbsp date syrup
3 tbsp hemp seeds
1 tbsp sunflower seeds
1 tbsp pumpkin seeds
1 tbsp chia seeds
1 tbsp dried cranberries
1 1/2 tbsp melted coconut oil
1/2 tsp vanilla extract
Yogurt Topping:
1/2 cup plant-based yogurt
1 tbsp melted coconut oil
1. In one bowl, combine the coconut oil, tahini, date syrup and vanilla extract.
2. In a separate bowl, combine the flax meal, protein powder, all the seeds and cranberries.
3. Add the wet ingredients to the dry and mix well.
4. Line a bread loaf pan with a piece of parchment paper. Then press the dough into the pan and flatten/even it out with your fingers or a spatula.
5. In a small bowl, combine the yogurt and melted coconut oil. Pour over the dough in an even layer. Then sprinkle in additional toppings as you like.
6. Chill in the freezer for at least 1.5 hours, then they’re ready to eat!
Store in the refrigerator for up to a week.

6. Pumpkin Spice Protein Cookies

No Pumpkin Spice protein recipe list would be complete without a cookie, amiright? And this one does.not.dissapoint., my friend. It does have a fair amount of flour (GF), sugar and butter, so this definitely falls into the “treat” category, and it’s the only one on this list that is not vegan. But still packs a protein punch and tastes like pumpkiny-Fall goodness.
1 cup Pumpkin Spice Protein
1 1/4 cup gluten-free flour
1 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. salt
1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened
3/4 cup whole cane sugar
3/4 cup packed brown sugar
1 tsp. vanilla extract
2 large eggs
2 cups (1 bag) pumpkin spice chips
Preheat oven to 350. Mix ingredients and drop by rounded spoonful onto a baking sheet. Bake for 10-12 minutes.

BONUS Recipe! Pumpkin Protein Blender Mini-Muffins

These were sooo quick & easy to make and my kids gobbled them up within minutes of them cooling out of the oven. I helped with the gobbling, shamelessly. (📸 & recipe: @jojo_healthyonthegogo)
-1 cup canned pumpkin pureee
-1 cup gluten-free oats
-2 scoops Arbonne Pumpkin Spice Protein
-1-2 TBSP maple syrup (to desired sweetness)
-1 tsp vanilla extract
-1/4 tsp salt
-1 tsp baking powder
-optional: 1/2 tsp pumpkin pie spiceBlend all ingredients in a food processor or high powered blender until smooth. Scoop into a mini muffin pan. Makes 15 mini muffins or 6 full sized muffins. Bake at 400F for 12-15 minutes.
Enjoy 😋
That’s all the pumpkin spice protein recipes I’ve got for ya! If you make any of these, let me know in the comments if you love them as much as I do, and if you made any modifications. Do you have any pumpkin spice protein recipes you’d add to this list?
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Arbonne GTC 2020 New Products Overview and Details

Arbonne GTC 2020 New Products Overview and Details

If you missed the boat last time Arbonne released the Strawberry Energy Fizz, you’re going to be one happy camper… read on to find out how to get a box of this fan favorite plus all of the other new Arbonne products from GTC 2020!

I’m going to break them down, one-by-one below with pics and descriptions. Arbonne products famously sell out fast, especially the limited-edition items, so be sure to pack your cart now if you don’t want to miss out.

Arbonne Strawberry Energy Fizz Sticks

Arbonne strawberry energy fizz was the winner of the Instagram flavor contest and is the new permanent flavor! Mix with water to temporarily help promote alertness and help reduce fatigue with botanicals like Ginseng, B Vitamins, CoQ10, and Chromium. Contains naturally derived caffeine from Guarana and Green Tea to help boost energy.

Buy Strawberry Fizz here >>


Arbonne Strawberry Pea Protein Shake Mix (*Limited Edition)

Arbonne strawberry protein shake mix is a limited edition item, so it’s one of those items you’ll want to act fast on. People are going absolutely BONKERS over the flavor, and I’ve already created quite a few tasty concoctions with it myself. Arbonne pea protein supports muscles and daily health with 20 g of plant-based protein from Peas, Rice, and Cranberries. Each serving delivers essential Amino Acids and more than 20 vitamins and minerals.

Buy Strawberry Protein here >>


Arbonne SuperCalm Vegan Cleansing Milk

Arbonne SuperCalm Vegan Cleansing Milk

Arbonne SuperCalm Vegan Cleansing Milk with Agastache Blend is a milky, non-foaming cleanser that soothes your skin and helps support the skin’s moisture barrier. This leaves a soothing layer over skin so it feels protected, calm, and hydrated.

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Arbonne SuperCalm Skin Relief Serum

Arbonne SuperCalm Skin Relief Serum

Arbonne SuperCalm Skin Relief Serum with Tiger Grass Blend is a milky serum supports the skin’s renewal process by keeping the skin hydrated. Probiotic Lysate helps improve the appearance of skin texture and tone.

Buy Serum >>


See all New Arbonne Products from GTC 2020 Here >>>



Arbonne 30 Days to Healthy Living Review

Arbonne 30 Days to Healthy Living Review

The #Arbonne30 Challenge: What Is It?

Statistically speaking, most people who try to lose weight, fail… or quickly gain the weight back.

But it’s not because they chose the “wrong diet”. It’s because the way they’re thinking about food and healthy eating is wrong.

Here’s what I mean: When you approach losing weight as a one-time event, or “diet”, then you will be much less likely to lose a significant amount of weight because if you don’t see dramatic results right away, you’ll lose motivation and quit. And even if you are successful in losing the weight, you’re more likely to put it back on once your diet is “over”.

In order to truly lose weight and become one of those “healthy people” for good, you need to shift your mindset and habits. And this is where the power of the Arbonne 30 Days to Healthy living comes in.

Yes, it’s a timebound 30-day program, but within that 30 days you learn to eat clean, cleanse and detox your body, and learn what foods truly feed and nourish your body (and which don’t), and get into a healthy, predictable and easy daily eating routine.

You will see and feel dramatic results after those first 30 days – weight loss, toned body, increased energy, clearer, brighter skin, reduced blood-sugar, a clearer mind – but the real power comes in the fact that you have now re-trained your body on how to eat and think about food. This means you can carry this knowledge and new healthy habits with you into your next 30 days… and the next, and so on for the rest of your life.

Take a peek at this short video to see an overview of what the program is all about:

After I did my first 30 days, it’s crazy but I didn’t even want sweets. I didn’t crave sugary, fried or carb-heavy food AT ALL. And if you know me personally, then you know that’s a REALLY BIG DEAL.

It’s like I had turned into one of those “healthy people” I always admired but never thought I could be.

The meal replacement shakes are delish, the energy fizzies are mid-day lifesavers, and the overall nutrition program makes it SO EASY to eat healthy and nutritious throughout the day. And as a busy mom of 4 young kids, if anything is going to work, it has to be easy.

It’s so easy that people who go through to program affectionately call it the “Clean Eating Easy Button”.

One of the best parts of the Arbonne 30 Day Cleanse program is that we do this in community (private FB group) so that we’ have built-in accountability. That part is optional, but incredibly helpful. 

Here’s what a sample day will look like:

Is Arbonne 30 Days to Healthy Living Right For Me?

The Arbonne 30 Day Healthy Living Program is not a diet and so can be applied to many different lifestyles to produce significant and lasting results. If any of this sounds like you, this program can definitely help:

  • You experience fatigue, foggy thinking, poor sleep, poor digestion or excess weight.
  • You want to lose weight in a healthy way.
  • You want to improve your mood and mental clarity.
  • You want to improve your skin health, clarity and brightness.
  • You’re an athlete and want to increase performance, strength, energy, and muscle definition.
  • You want to uncover food sensitivities.
  • You want to optimize your health.

What It Is

  • A 30-day whole foods clean eating program.
  • A system to equip you with the tools & knowledge to implement life-long health.
  • A rest for the liver and kidneys to maximize function.
  • An elimination program to help uncover food sensitivities.
  • A weight loss jumpstart.

What It Isn't

  • NOT a deprivation diet or fast
  • NOT a liquid diet
  • NOT Keto, Atkins, South Beach or any other “fad” diet out there
  • NOT a quick-fix to just lose a few pounds
  • NOT a program to get you “hooked” on the products. Continue using them or transition to clean eating on your own at any time!

What Will I Have To Do?

  • Plan to eat about every 4 hours, replacing 2 meals with the delicious protein shakes (provided)
  • Eliminate 8 of the most allergenic/toxic/addictive ingredients from your diet (I have a list for ya).
  • Proportion your 1 “lean & green” meal to optimize nutrient density to fuel your body optimally (I have a cheat sheet guide for you)
  • Use the supplemental products to help cleanse your body and support energy (provided)
  • You can join our private Facebook group for education, coaching, recipes and daily inspiration (optional)

Have Questions? Ready to Get Started?

If you’re ready to go and want to get started asap, click here to order right now. I’ll coach you every step of the way and am so excited to get you started! If you still have questions or just want to chat first, contact me below and I’ll be in touch within 48 hours. Chat soon!

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Why Do You Use Supplements?

Most of us are too busy to make 3-4 perfect meals each day. The supplements in the Arbonne 30 Day Cleanse program is the “Easy Button” (or “healthy fast food”) to make sure you’re getting the proper nutrients in the proper proportions at each meal while you’re still learning. These supplements are what make the program do-able for most of us and give us the greatest chance of success reaching our goals.

What Happens After 30 Days?

After the 30 days you can choose to:

  • Continue with another complete healthy living nutrition set if you have more weight to lose
  • Continue healthy living using the 80-20 rule and just your favorite Arbonne products. For example, the protein, energy fizzies and detox tea have become staples in my pantry and I always have them on hand.
  • Do your own thing entirely! Now that you have the knowledge and healthy habits in place, you can choose to make all your own meals accordingly, with or without Arbonne products. (Remember, the Arbonne products make it easy to get and stay healthy, but you can also do it on your own using healthy foods and sticking to an 80-20 approach to eating.)

What Results Can I Expect?

The average weight loss  on the Arbonne Healthy Living Program is 8-14 lbs for women, and 12-20 for men (I lost 10 pounds and my little sis lost 15, as a personal example). Here are a few of these before & afters:














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50 lbs down between these pictures!!! 😮 My face and legs may be half the size, but my self-confidence and self-love have more than tripled since finding #arbonne30daystohealthyliving 💕 The picture on the left was taken on New Years Eve last year and it’s so shocking to see how different I look almost a year later. This program doesn’t just work – it changed my LIFE 🙌🏻 I no longer feel the need to hide in baggy clothes. I no longer feel insecure in my own skin. I no longer feel trapped in a body that didn’t feel like my own. #Arbonne30 gave me the tools to become the healthiest and happiest version of myself, and for that I will be forever grateful. Want to know more? Just ask ❤️ A post shared by Mandy – Arbonne Area Manager 💚 (@deter_mand) on


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I have been on my weight loss journey for over a year now, and I have found that the hardest obstacle for me isn’t showing up to the gym, but more of what I was eating. With the internet being so accessible, it made it hard for me to sift through the “junk” nutrition information that is online. This is why I am so excited to share Arbonne with all of you. This company really gives you the tools to help you live a healthy lifestyle and escape the fad diet cycle! I am going to go live on Instagram with @apunchofleopard Wednesday, December 19th @ 6:00pm CST! Join me to learn more about this awesome company 😀 Special appearance by Mr. Bailey 🐶 • • • #arbonne #arbonne30daystohealthyliving #arbonne30 #arbonneconsultant #arbonnelife💚 #weightlosstransformation #weightlossjourney #weightloss #wls #wlscommunity #wlstransformation #wlsjourney #wlsbeforeandafter #wlssupport #otf #orangetheoryfitness #keepburning #nofaddiets #healthyfood #healthyrecipes #healthylifestyle #sanantonio #goals #newyearresolution #newyeargoals #resolution2019 #newyearnewme

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Bragging about my friend Maridee. She called me in March 2018 to let me know she’s ready to take charge of her life, her weight. She’s been on the Arbonne 30 Days to Healthy Living Plan since. The picture on the the right was taken early December. It’s a sustainable plant based, non GMO, no whey/soy, lactose/gluten free program! She has lost an average 10-12lbs per month. If you’re on the sidelines thinking of losing weight or just want to get a jumpstart on being healthy…give this a try. 45day money back guarantee. #arbonne #arbonne30daystohealthyliving #plantbased #nothingtolosebutweight A post shared by Ivy Losey (@ivylosey) on


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The first picture was me as a size 16, on the verge of 18. The pants I’m wearing now are a size 8, but depending on where I shop it can range anywhere from 6-10 which is weird and also why shopping by size doesn’t bother me anymore! I’m 5’10, nearly 6’1-6’2 when I wear heels 👠 If you wait around for motivation, you will never do it…because you will never feel like doing it. You just have to do it. Motivation is stupid. Discipline is the key, along with being disciplined enough to eat a piece of cake. It’s balance! ⚖️ As I’m making my shake right now with the fiber, the shot of greens, putting a digestion plus on my tongue and hopping into bed after with a detox tea, I am so thankful for the eduction I have been taught to maintain this lifestyle forever. I am also incredibly thankful for the whole journey, the ups and downs and even the days where I felt so lost and really just wanted to give up and eat my feelings. I see lots of comments about myself through my weight loss video that goes around quite often and NO I have never had plastic surgery, NO I did not lose weight because of society, and NO I was not prettier before. Gosh the list goes on and on of the misconceptions and conspiracies that I have heard, it makes me laugh😂😂 I’m just me, I just wanted to be healthy so I could live a really great life without shortness of breath and so that I could get my BMI under control. There is nothing wrong with wanting to feel better in your own skin and to treat your body with love…whatever that means for you! Tomorrow you will wish you had started today. Stop wishing, just do it! 💥

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If you’re ready to go and want to get started asap, click here to order right now. I’ll coach you every step of the way and am so excited to get you started! If you still have questions or just want to chat first, contact me below and I’ll be in touch within 48 hours. Chat soon!

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Arbonne Rose Champagne Fizz Sticks (this is not a drill)

Arbonne Rose Champagne Fizz Sticks (this is not a drill)

Arbonne Giveaways!

Do You 💚 Arbonne? Come join our private Facebook Group, Healthy Glow Getters, where we do Arbonne giveaways, promos, share health & beauty tips, and all things #ArbonneLife! (Be sure to tag me, Candis Hidalgo, in the Welcome Post to get a $10 credit with your first order from me!).

**If you are an existing Consultant, please refer to your team leader rather than joining this group.**

Oh hey there. Quick question… Do you ❤️ Rosé?

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Do you ❤️ your Arbonne energy fizzies?

It’s ok, I already know the answer. Which is why I KNOW you’re going to ❤️ what’s coming in less than 7 days (it’s heeeere!!)…

Yup, Arbonne Rosé Champagne Fizz Sticks are a real thing you guys!

Hint: If you buy 3 boxes or more, you get free shipping PLUS free gift if you’re a Preferred Client 😉

In celebration of Arbonne’s 40th birthday, they came out with this limited edition flavor and they’re dropping next Wednesday, January 15.

Do you remember what happened last time Arbonne released a limited edition flavor of fizzies? We crashed the website because there were too many people trying to buy them at once and they sold out completely within 3 days.

And that was for a blood orange flavor. Which was awesome, but ya know, not freaking Rosé Champagne flavored.

When our team leader made the announcement in our group chat, we almost had a collective heart attack:

arbonne rose fizzies

LOL, yeah we’re a little obsessed and a tad excited over here in Arbonne-land 🤣

Ok sooo… how do you get ’em before they’re gone?? There are 2 ways:

1. Head to the website first thing Wednesday morning and click as fast as you can.

2. Drop a comment on this post ASAP to let me know you want to get on my pre-order list. Just let me know how many boxes you want and I’ll do the clicking for you and will make sure you don’t miss out.

So tell me… what’s your favorite Fizz flavor? Are you excited to try the new Rosé Champagne fizzies?

Hope you’re having a great week, and until next time, #fizzresponsibly!

Chat soon,

candis hidalgo smartmomblogger

Hint: If you stumble across this post and the Rosé Champagne Fizz Sticks are already sold out, grab a box of the Pomegranate or Citrus flavored… they’re always in stock and always delish 😋.

Arbonne Giveaways!

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**If you are an existing Consultant, please refer to your team leader rather than joining this group.**

P.S. Have you ever thought about how to make money as an Arbonne Consultant? Check out my page all about Arbonne here, or my blog post here. Feel free to leave a comment with any questions!

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Arbonne Holiday Line 2019 I Want It All Set Revealed

Arbonne Holiday Line 2019 I Want It All Set Revealed

Arbonne Giveaways!

Do You 💚 Arbonne? Come join our private Facebook Group, Healthy Glow Getters, where we do Arbonne giveaways, promos, share health & beauty tips, and all things #ArbonneLife! (Be sure to tag me, Candis Hidalgo, in the Welcome Post to get a $10 credit with your first order from me!).

**If you are an existing Consultant, please refer to your team leader rather than joining this group.**


The ENTIRE 2019 Arbonne Holiday Line is 20% off (while supplies last)! Shop here and save >>>

Arbonne Holiday Line 2019 – I Want It All Set Unboxing!

You GUYS!! This year’s Arbonne Holiday Line is BOMB. Gift sets for him (dad, coach, buddy, brother…), her (mom, bestie, sis, teachers, neighnors), and even kids (the gingerbread wash is super cute and smells like you want to eat it)!

Without further ado, here’s the ENTIRE I Want It All (IWIA) Arbonne Holiday 2019 Set UNBOXING video we did… scroll below the video to see pictures and details of each item individually. Contact me directly if you want the entire set for 50% off so you can be DONE with your holiday shopping like BOOM.

Arbonne Holiday Line 2019 Catalog

Click on the slideshow below to see each gift item in detail or download the catalog brochure here. Then shop the entire Arbonne 2019 Holiday Line! Get in touch with your Arbonne consultant stat (or click here to shop with me) because these will sell out fast! Also be sure to ask me about how to get the ENTIRE Arbonne 2019 Holiday Line for 50% off (while supplies last)!

Arbonne Giveaways!

Do You 💚 Arbonne? Come join our private Facebook Group, Healthy Glow Getters, where we do Arbonne giveaways, promos, share health & beauty tips, and all things #ArbonneLife! (Be sure to tag me, Candis Hidalgo, in the Welcome Post to get a $10 credit with your first order from me!).

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Vanilla Dragonfruit Protein Smoothie Bowl (Vegan, Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free)

Vanilla Dragonfruit Protein Smoothie Bowl (Vegan, Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free)

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Protein shakes are my go-to daily lunch, mostly because of their convenience, but it helps that they taste like dessert 😉 . You get an entire balanced and healthy meal in 2 minutes in the form of a tasty shake. Health, convenience and deliciousness… it’s a win-win-win for busy mamas.

But sometimes you just wanna eat something, ya know? And smoothie bowls are basically the same thing as the shakes I make, just with the liquid/solid ratio adjusted a bit for a more “spoonable” experience.

Add some crunchy toppings and you’ve got yourself an easy go-to on days when you don’t feel like drinking your lunch through a straw 😉.

So with that in mind, give this delicious recipe a try for breakfast or lunch!

Vanilla Dragonfruit Protein Smoothie Bowl (Vegan, Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free)

  • 2 scoops Arbonne vanilla protein
  • 2 frozen bananas
  • 1/3 cup frozen pink dragonfruit
  • 1/4 cup frozen raspberries
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened almond milk

Just add all ingredients to your blender or Nutribullet and blend. Top with your faves! Pictured here is puffed quinoa, toasted, coconut flakes, coconut yogurt and berries. Yum!


Why I Love Arbonne Protein

In the world of protein powders, you have a lot of options. There’s whey, casein, soy, egg, rice, hemp and other plant-based sources.

Each of these have their pros and cons depending on your goals and ideals (weight loss, muscle gain, weight maintenance, health, sourcing, etc.).

When choosing a protein supplement, you’ll want to make sure your protein has a complete amino acid profile as well as taking a good look at the ingredients to make sure they’re contributing to – and not hurting – your overall health.


With that in mind, here’s why I choose Arbonne’s protein:

  • 100% Vegan: Contains no whey or casein (which can be hard to digest and can cause abdominal discomfort and gas)
  • 20 grams of Complete Protein: Many plant-based protein powders are not considered “complete” because they only use one source of protein. By combining protein from pea, brown rice and cranberry, Arbonne’s protein delivers a complete amino acid profile
  • Bonus nutrients: additional nutrients like vitamin B12 and Folate give me even more health benefits
  • Soy-free: I like to steer clear of soy whenever possible because of its negative impacts on health
  • Gluten-free, Dairy-free, Cruelty-free: All the -frees 😉
  • Tastes amazing: If you’ve ever tried protein powders before, then you know that most of them taste nasty. They’re either too grainy, or too artificial tasting, or too nasty. Lol. I seriously look forward to my Arbonne shakes every day because they really taste that good.

You can grab a bag of Arbonne vanilla protein here on my website. They have Chocolate and Chai flavors too 😋

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