10 Quick & Easy Breakfast Smoothies for Kids

Caroline Kelly

September 5, 2019

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Smoothies are a great way to kick start the day, and the perfect opportunity to get lots of fruit (and veg shhh!) into kids! They are also ideal if you are pressed for time in the mornings. Here are 10 Quick & Easy Breakfast Smoothies for Kids that will have them shouting for ‘More’.

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In my experience kids love smoothies, and they love helping to make them too. They are a great way of getting extra fruit (and veg) into them too. Here are 10 ideas to inspire your smoothie-making!

10 Quick & Easy Breakfast Smoothies for Kids

#1. Kiwi, Banana & Strawberry Smoothie

This Kiwi, Banana & Strawberry Smoothie is perfect for busy mornings. The addition of lime juice helps cuts through the sweetness.

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#2. Raspberry & Quinoa Smoothie

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Super Healthy Kids recipe for Raspberry & Quinoa smoothie is a great way to increase protein in your child’s diet and fill them up from the get go! Just have some cooked quinoa ready to go from the night before.

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#3. Banana & Oat Smoothies

Oats are full of energy and a great way to start your day. This Banana & Oat Smoothie recipe from safefood is ideal for those mornings you’re pressed for time, or perfect for those fussy eaters who refuse a bowl of porridge.

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#4. Peanut Butter & Oats Smoothie

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The combination of creamy peanut butter and oats will ensure this Chef Savvy Peanut Butter & Oats smoothie is a hit with the kids.

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#5. Carrot & Orange Smoothies

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Getting vegetables into kids can be a challenge, but sneaking some into delicious smoothies usually works for even the fussiest eater! This Orange & Carrot Smoothie recipe from Jen’s Favourite Cookies is a winner. If your kids don’t mind the taste of ginger, include a small chunk when blending, for some additional goodness.

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#6. Peach & Blueberry Smoothie

Whizz up your favourite fresh or frozen fruit or berries, with yoghurt, milk and some ice to create a tasty Peach and Blueberry Smoothie that your kids will love at any time of the day.

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#7. Sunshine Smoothie

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This sunshine smoothie from sheknows is another great sneaky way to get some veggies into your kid’s smoothie as well as fruit. The sweetness of the carrots works well with the pineapple and mango chunks.

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#8. Raspberry & Banana Smoothies

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What’s not to love about a perfectly pink and deliciously nutritious fresh smoothie?  This recipe for raspberry and banana smoothies from My Lovely Little Lunchbox is a hit with big kids and small!

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#9. Deliciously Ella’s Green Glow Smoothie

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This Green Glow Smoothie from Deliciously Ella is perfect for sneaking those greens in. Keep some banana chunks frozen for this and apple juice helps sweeten it naturally.

#10. Almond Banana Smoothie Recipe

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Setting for Four has a tasty Almond Banana Smoothie recipe using just bananas and almond milk, and topping with shaved coconut for added texture.

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Over to you! If you have any smoothie recipes that your kids love, we would love to hear about them! Tell us in the comments below. 

10 Quick & Easy Breakfast Smoothies for Kids


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Published On: September 5th, 2019 / Categories: Food and Recipes / Last Updated: March 30th, 2021 / Tags: , , , /

About the Author: Caroline Kelly

Caroline is a mum of 2 and when not busy working is usually found on a Camogie pitch! She loves sport, reading and spending time being creative with her kids.

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