Healthy Summer Smoothies

Woman with refreshing drink

When it's hot out, your pool is truly the best place to be. But before you head out to your backyard with your towel and a good book, make sure you bring a refreshing drink with you.

If you're ready to shake up your usual drink routine, try these delicious summer smoothies. Smoothies are a healthy way to cool off and feel refreshed, so get your blender ready and check out these recipes!

Superfood Smoothies

Blueberry Flax Superfood Smoothie

Okay, so you know this smoothie is good for you because it has "superfood" and "flax" in its name. This smoothie is jammed full of superfoods like spinach, Greek yogurt, ground flax seed and blueberries, with coconut milk, you've got yourself the healthy smoothie!

Grape-Berry Protein Smoothie

This smoothie incorporates the flavor of fresh summer grapes, which are delicious and nutritious! Grapes are a great source of vitamin C, manganese, potassium and powerful antioxidants. Plus, it features superfoods like chia seeds and blueberries! Add flaxseed oil and protein powder, and then blend into smoothie perfection.

Dessert Inspired Smoothies

Key Lime Pie Protein Shake

Want a healthy smoothie that tricks you into thinking it's a dessert, rather than a drink that's actually good for you? This is it. With all the makings of the pie—including key lime juice and graham crackers—and the addition of protein powder, a banana and Greek yogurt, you’ll have a sweet treat that’s delicious and healthy.

Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Smoothie

Sticking with the dessert theme, you’re certainly going to appreciate this sweet treat smoothie recipe. Don’t let the name fool you – it’s healthier than it sounds! Made of fruit, almond milk and cocoa powder, it’s a perfect post-workout treat or good for you dessert!

Vegan Peaches and Cream Smoothie

Whether you're vegan or want to try a dairy-free drink, this delicious smoothie fits the bill. With the addition of oats and frozen banana to this peach smoothie, you’ll be able to kick your ice cream cravings to the curb. And since it features rolled oats, it totally can count for breakfast, right? Right!

These healthy smoothies are perfect for everything from pool parties to quiet afternoons spent poolside. Tell us about your favorite healthy summer drink and don’t forget to share the recipe!