Healthy Carrot Cake Smoothie

carrot cake smoothie

The idea of carrot cake for breakfast really excites me.

But, alas, I do not have a slice of cake readily available.

And alas, in my thirties, my metabolism does not allow me to eat cake for breakfast every day. (Maybe one or two days a week, but not every day.)

So today, on a Monday, I’m making this healthy, vegan, gluten-free, so good it makes me not crave dessert for breakfast smoothie. A bright, nutritious Carrot Cake Smoothie.

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