Paula's Potion for Motion
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Superstar Paula Abdul keeps her bones strong and healthy with her calcium-packed smoothie, Paula's Potion for Motion. Add it to your diet to help protect yourself from ostreoporosis and osteopenia.

Ingredients:
• 1/2 cup vanilla Greek yogurt
– Green yogurt contains 20 percent of your recommended daily calcium intake and is high in protein, which both help fight against osteoporosis.

• 1 cup almond milk
– Calcium occurs naturally in almond milk.

• ½ cup dried dates
– Studies show consuming dried dates or plums can lower your risk for osteoporosis.

• 1 cup blackberries
– This calcium-rich fruit is also high in antioxidants.

• 1 banana
– Bananas help the body absorb calcium and other nutrients.

• 1 cup kale
– This leafy green is one of the best resources for calcium you can find.

• 1 tsp of ground egg shells
– Contains 800 mg of calcium
, 90 percent of which will be absorbed by the body.

Directions:
Add all ingredients to a blender. Blend to desired consistency, serve and enjoy!

Tip:
Enjoy Paula's Potion for Motion outside in the sunshine for an extra shot of Vitamin D.


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