The office party has spiked eggnog. Your BFF just hand-delivered some homemade Christmas cookies. And mom called to confirm that, yes, you will be enjoying some of her home-cooked ham at your family dinner… or else. Needless to say, your plan to make it through the holidays while maintaining your healthy habits has gone a bit off track.
To help you reset without stress, we tapped Heather Cox of Eat Real Food for a quickie detox smoothie recipe you can sip on all season long.
Whip one up in your blender between champagne toasts and indulgent treats—because it is the holidays, after all. —Jamie McKillop
Spicy Goji Smoothie
2 oranges, peeled
1 pinch cayenne pepper
1 cup coconut water
1/4 cup fresh or frozen mango
1 small handful goji berries
1 pinch of turmeric
Throw everything into a blender until smooth. Serve immediately.
Want something a little more indulgent? This good-for-you turmeric milkshake is insanely delicious.
(Photo: Morgan Ione Yeager)