Have you ever wanted more from your morning OJ? Like maybe some protein to go with that vitamin C? Now you can have your cake and eat it too, or in this case have your juice and protein in one glass. I don’t know about you, but that sounds perfect for the mad-morning dash that begins soon with back to school.
Silk Fruit & Protein is an alternative to your traditional morning juice. With flavors like Mixed Berry and Strawberry Banana you can get still get 100% of your daily vitamin C from a fruity drink. But this special blend of fruit juice and soy milk provides tons of additional bonuses including:
- Good source of soy protein
- Excellent source of calcium and vitamin D
- Full day’s supply of vitamin C
- Absolutely no cholesterol or saturated fat
- Verified by the Non-GMO Project’s product verification program
- Free of dairy, lactose, gluten, casein, egg and MSG
- No artificial colors, flavors or funny business
Think this high-protein, good-for-you morning drink is just for mom? Think again. Kid’s don’t know it’s good for them, all they know is that it tastes like a fruity drink! A great way to sneak in extra goodness before sending your students off to school.
Feel like getting creative? How about a quick smoothie?
For a simple smoothie, toss a handful of ice cubes and a glass of Silk Fruit & Protein in Mixed Berry in the blender for an instant berry smoothie. Easy peasy.
If you have a few more minutes, created a Peanut Butter & Jelly Smoothie.
- 8 oz Silk Fruit & Protein in Mixed Berry
- 1/2 cup ice
- 2 table spoons of peanut butter
- 3-4 large strawberries
(Tip: if you don’t have any fresh strawberries, substitute frozen strawberries for ice.)
Blend ingredients in a blender until you get a smoothie consistency.
Breakfast to go for the whole family.
Now that you have a new idea for a quick family breakfast. Check the store locator to see where you can find Silk Fruit & Protein near you. (Note, you’ll find it in the dairy case.) Plus like Silk on Facebook to download a printable coupon for $1 off Silk Fruit & Protein.
Don’t let the delicious taste fool you, we’re serious about our soymilk, almond milk and coconut milk. With every cup of Silk, you get calcium, vitamin D and the goodness of soy, almonds or coconut. All of our non-dairy milks are free of lactose, cholesterol, gluten, eggs, casein, MSG and worries. We’re committed to making the world a healthier place. Not just for people who drink Silk, but for everyone. Whether organic or natural, all of our Silk products are made with non-GMO ingredients. We’re also proud to partner with Conservation International to create the Responsible Soybean Sourcing Program, which establishes sustainable, socially responsible and ethical sourcing guidelines for our soybeans. Together we’re working to protect both Silk quality and our environment.
This blog post is part of a paid SocialMoms and Silk blogging program. The opinions and ideas expressed here are my own.