Potassium Pow! Strawberry Smoothie
2 1/2 cups strawberries
1/4 cup strawberry nectar
1 pitted peach
1 cup low-fat plain or strawberry yogurt
1 cup ice
1 cup vanilla soy milk (add 1/4 cup if no nectar used)
1. Combine all ingredients in a blender.
2. Blend until smooth or desired texture.
TIP: When a recipe calls for ice cubes, try substituting frozen juice cubes instead.
NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION – 5 medium raw strawberries contain 100mg of potassium. One fresh peach contains 171mg of potassium. Potassium is used by the body to transmit nerve impulses, for regulating heart rhythm, to send oxygen to the brain for mental clarity, to lower blood pressure, to dispose of body wastes and to contract muscles.