MC’s Smoothie for Time of the Month
If you read my first article written with Chloe you will know that I really (REALLY) struggle with my period cramps. We are all different so our bodies need different things during this time, but I have come up with a lovely smoothie that fuels me during those first few days.
1 1/2 cups of berry/cherry/strawberry/beetroot mix
2 Tablespoons of peanut butter
Oat milk (quantity depends on what you want as a consistency).
1 Tablespoon Chia Seeds
1 Teaspoon of Turmeric powder
Bananas have always helped me in SO many situations including my time of the month. I used to have banana sandwiches when I was sick as a child so I think I naturally gravitate towards bananas to heal me, but the potassium in Bananas is also so helpful.
Turmeric is also an anti-inflammatory, which will help with cramps.
With happy vibes,