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Ultimate Summer Smoothie Treat: Cinnamon Peach

by Heather

Hump day is here!! Always an exciting day not only because we’re half way through the week, but it’s also the day I teach sports conditioning at the Y.  Teaching makes me smile. 🙂  I love it.

And I also love running.  Like I said yesterday in my pancake post, Joe and I set out for a chilling morning run yesterday. It was 50 degrees! That’s winter running right there. Long pants + a running turtleneck were both necessary. We went on the usual easy morning run of 2.3 miles in probably 20ish minutes.

I kept it light with no pressure.  A nice way to start the day.

Although it was 50 degrees (50 DEGREES!) yesterday morning, it still warmed up to almost 80 by afternoon.  We’ve still got a little summer left and I’m determined to hold onto every little bit of it.  What’s one thing that screams summer? 


I just doesn’t get any better than sweet summer peaches does it?


Well, unless you take those sinfully sweet, perfectly juicy, plump peaches and transform them into the ultimate summer smoothie.


Double dare me to say it’s my favorite smoothie all summer. Better than a blackberry almond smoothie, blackberry oat smoothie, creamy green smoothie and orange strawberry banana smoothie


Okay, I really didn’t need a double dare. It’s just the truth.


Cinnamon Peach Smoothie
Serves 1


  • 1 super ripe peach, chopped (skin left on)
  • 1 cup milk of choice (I used almond milk)
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • Pinch of sea salt
  • 5-6 ice cubes


  1. Add everything to the blender and run on high for 1 minute, or until super creamy.
  2. Prepare for your mind to be blown. Mine was.


What is your favorite summer smoothie?  Are you holding onto anything from the summer?


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Erica September 21, 2011 - 5:32 am

Oh my! 50??? That looks so tasty-love peaches. Im holding onto summer corn and tomatoes too

Hilliary@ HappilyEverHealthy September 21, 2011 - 5:55 am

That smoothie sounds so good! I am still holding on to fresh summer berries. I am currently obsessed with banana smoothies! i love the way frozen bananas make a smoothie taste thick like a milkshake!

thehealthyapron September 21, 2011 - 6:49 am

Ooo this looks SO good! I love how you added cinnamon!

Holly @ The Runny Egg September 21, 2011 - 8:22 am

I love the idea of cinnamon + peach. I had a bunch of peaches last week and they were soooo ripe. I wish I had thought to throw them in a smoothie!

Get Healthy with Heather September 21, 2011 - 9:11 pm

You better get some more then girl 🙂

Andrea@WellnessNotes September 21, 2011 - 10:56 am

Sounds wonderful! I haven’t eaten enough peaches yet this year… I’ll have to pick some up and make this!

Haley @ Health Freak College Girl September 21, 2011 - 1:56 pm

yummm! looks like a good smoothie! i usually just stick to mixed berries and bananas but i really need to get out of my comfort zone haha

Get Healthy with Heather September 21, 2011 - 9:11 pm

Do it! You could add in extra banana to make the transition easier 🙂

Isabelle September 21, 2011 - 5:53 pm

Cinnamon a key ingredient in any recipe!
I love smoothies with mixed berries.


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