GrowingGreat at TEDx Event in Manhattan Beach


GrowingGreat will be at the TEDx “Game Changers” event this Saturday, November 15th, from 9-3pm at Manhattan Beach Middle School – more event details here. We will be passing out tastes of a yummy persimmon “pumpkin pie” smoothie (recipe below). We hope to see you there!

persimmons at Farmers

Persimmon Pumpkin Pie Spiced Smoothie


  •  2 Persimmons, peeled and roughly chopped – either Fuyu short & firm or Hachiya soft & long
  •  1 banana rough chopped~ frozen is great and brown ones are best. If bananas aren’t frozen add 1 cup of ice.
  •  1 C coconut water (check ingredients for 100% coconut water)
  •  1 C Hazelnut milk OR other favorite alternative milk like almond
  •  1 Tbl coconut butter or oil
  •  1 Tbl flaxseeds (freshly ground if not using a VitaMix blender)
  •  1 Tbl Chia seeds (the more you add the ticker the consistency)
  •  1 Tbl Pumpkin Pie Spice (Spice Hunter is our favorite)
  •  1 Tsp vanilla extract OR 1 scoop vanilla flavored protein powder

Whirl in blender and serve!

pumpkin pie spiced smoothie

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