Healthy Almond Joy Smoothie

Healthy Almond Joy Smoothie. Vegan, gluten-free, and delicious!

I’m going to make a confession. Sometimes this job is really hard and creatively challenging, and sometimes I completely run out of ideas, get major writer’s block, and just…struggle.

Other days, it is crazy fun, I don’t struggle, and I get to make a mess (granted, I have to then clean up that mess, but it’s still fun).  Mostly, I can’t believe I’m lucky enough to call this my job? (Ok, I can’t believe that every single day, but hopefully you know what I mean.)

Healthy Almond Joy Smoothie. Vegan, gluten-free, and delicious!

The day that I created and made this Healthy Almond Joy Smoothie was one of those days. I definitely got shredded coconut and toasted almond slices all over my just-cleaned apartment. I most likely burned a batch of shredded coconut–my attention span is that of a three-year-old child at the moment–but everything worked out.

Oh yes, it most definitely worked out. Oh–and it just happens to be vegan and gluten-free! Pretty cool.

[Bonus: I found these pretty striped paper straws–the only ones I even own–that just happened to match this drink, well, perfectly.]

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