Make your own superfood chocolate nut milk at home! Using raw nuts, coconut cream, maca, reishi, and cocoa powder for a healthy and delicious drink.
Okay I have a confession… I’ve been splurging a little on this one chocolate milk lately. It’s basically chocolate milk for grownups and I just love it so much. I often replace my coffee a couple days a week with a bottle of this stuff. It’s SO GOOD.
But… also an expensive habit. And I’m all about “treat yo self”… however we also just bought a house and are in the works of furnishing our home. So I really need to start thinking about how certain spending habits tend to add up.
So I set out to make my own superfood chocolate milk at home. I like to experiment with different healthy food supplements and two of the “superfood” ingredients in these chocolate milks are maca and reishi. I’ll leave it to Brittany to go into detail about these supplements but in short maca is a great supplement that is said to help play a part in balancing your hormones, while Reishi has similar benefits and is said to boost your immune system. I had already invested in both of these powders to add to my morning coffee and toss in smoothies… but every time I passed by the coolers with these drinks in them I found myself adding them to my grocery cart. And each time thinking, “If you have both of these powders at home, why aren’t you just making these drinks yourself?”
SO that is what I set out to do. And I will say I am pretty pleased with the results. [Read More…]