Three After School Drinks using Kambrook Blitz2Go

Three After School Drinks using Kambrook Blitz2Go

Now that the kiddos are back to school we have all been able to get ourselves into a routine. Breakfast gets eaten, lunch boxes get packed, dinner is thought about, but what up the time between school pick up and dinner. You know that time where they want to eat everything in the fridge but then not eat dinner!

I have put together three drinks to keep them happy until dinner time. Serve them with a homemade snack and you will have happy little tummies (and your fridge supplies stay in tack for another day).

I am using the Kambrook Blitz2Go to make these drinks quick and easily. While I have poured them into a glass for the purpose of taking a photo, the drinks are made in the same bottle that you drink out of saving on time and washing up.

Simply replace the blade end with a lid and your good to go. Make them before you pick the children and up and take them with you (with piece of mind they won’t spill) or place them in the fridge until you get home. Too easy!

Orange Boost

WATERMELON HYDRATOR

This one is perfect for a hot afternoon when the little ones may be a little dehydrated and need a boost to get them through the afternoon. Click here for the recipe.

Watermelon Hydrator

ORANGE BOOST

The perfect drink for the lead up to Winter to get them a boost of Vitamin C. The frozen banana makes it thick and the addition of yoghurt brings it altogether. Click here for the recipe.

Orange Boost

FUNKY MONKEY SMOOTHIE

This is a great variation on your traditional chocolate smoothie. Adding peanut butter, frozen banana and quick oats thickens it up (to keep them full) and adds extra goodness. Click here for the recipe.

Funky Monkey Smoothie

WIN YOUR OWN KAMBROOK BLITZ2GO

Three After School Drinks using Kambrook Blitz2Go

The lovely people at Kambrook have given me one orange Blitz2Go (RRP $49.95) to giveaway.  All you have to do is follow the prompts in the rafflecopter widget below.  Open to Australian Residents Only.  This is a game of skill.

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This is a sponsored post.  Recipes, photos and opinions expressed are all my own.

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70 Responses to Three After School Drinks using Kambrook Blitz2Go

  1. leisa February 16, 2015 at 7:41 am #

    I love any citrus combo, especially if it has ginger in it.

  2. Katrina February 16, 2015 at 8:47 am #

    I love to use a shot of espresso, a frozen banana, chia seed and almonds

  3. Penelope Maxwell February 16, 2015 at 9:30 am #

    I love this idea especially in summer when food isn’t what the kiddies want. We love watermelon and berry combos in our house! But will be trying out a few of the ones you posted!

  4. Annemarie February 16, 2015 at 9:48 am #

    Mango, banana, Greek yoghurt and chia seeds. Yum!!

  5. Julia February 16, 2015 at 11:47 am #

    Mango, apple, orange and celery.

  6. Kristine Henderson February 16, 2015 at 11:48 am #

    mango, pineapple, banana and apple juice

  7. cheryl M February 16, 2015 at 11:49 am #

    This Blitz2Go blenders look fabulous ! I had it on my list for Santa (perhaps I was too naughty ?! lol ) fingers crossed to be lucky enough to win one of these ! Thanks 🙂

  8. Christine Speight February 16, 2015 at 11:58 am #

    I love anything with watermelon and passionfruit in it as it has a tangy refreshing bite to it

  9. Belinda February 16, 2015 at 11:59 am #

    I love my version of piña-colada. Coconut milk, baby spinach and pineapple. Yum, yum!

  10. Catherine Grant February 16, 2015 at 12:01 pm #

    I would love to win one of these Kambrook Blitz2Go blenders. What a great way to increase fresh fruit and vegetables in our diets

  11. Adele Smith February 16, 2015 at 12:01 pm #

    I have to say the combination of Rockmelon, Apple, Nectarine with yoghurt and ice cubes really does hit the spot! Delicious!!!!

  12. Michelle February 16, 2015 at 12:06 pm #

    Working in animal rescue during the very hot Melbourne summers, I need to ensure I am energized and healthy and able to rescue wildlife no matter how hot the day becomes. Abundant with health benefits, it not only tastes great, but provides me with the required energy I need!
    My first creation with the Kambrook Blitz2Go would be the Summer Energy Green Smoothie; with 1 ½ cups Filtered Water, 1 cup spinach, ½ cup cucumber, 2 celery stalks, 1 small bunch parsley, 2 apples (cored), ½ inch ginger, Juice 1 lime, 1 ½ cups Ice; placing all the ingredients in order in the blender and blending until smooth.
    This smoothie is packed with tons of nutrition powerhouses. Besides providing good levels of vitamins A and K, Parsley also has several unusual, helpful components: volatile oils which can inhibit tumor formation, especially in the lungs; and flavonoids, which prevent cell damage associated with various diseases, including asthma, atherosclerosis, cancer, diabetes, glaucoma, heart disease, and macular degeneration. Made with filtered water, whole vegetables and fruit, and ingredients which are safe for those who are lactose intolerant, this smoothie is a healthier and more nutritious alternative to pressed or squeezed juices, and will provide your body with the required energy to keep you going all Summer long! 🙂

  13. Kasey Zendler February 16, 2015 at 12:06 pm #

    Wow the blitz to go looks unreal! Our family’s favourite combo is sunny Queensland pineapples, juicy orange, sprigs of mint and passionate passionfruit and lots of ice for those hot summery days! we’d have so much fun creating new and exciting combos each day! WOW!!!

  14. Kylie Embury February 16, 2015 at 12:07 pm #

    We go bananas for banana oat berry here! My teen daughter had been skipping breakfast until we got a Blitz 2 Go. Now she has this most mornings:

    1/2 a banana
    a good ‘dollop’ of strawberry yoghurt
    a handful of mixed berries
    a handful of oats and BLITZ!

    Tasty, filling and nutritious, and my teen son and 3 year old son also love it!

    I’ve been trying to convince Mum to get a Blitz2Go and would LOVE to win one for her!

    • Kylie Embury February 16, 2015 at 12:08 pm #

      whoops forgot the cup of lite milk above!

  15. Kayleen Stevens February 16, 2015 at 12:09 pm #

    These all sound amazing and will have to give them a try on my teens 😀 thanks for this awesome chance 🙂

  16. Pat Hughes February 16, 2015 at 12:16 pm #

    Thanks for the great drink recipe ideas! I would love any of those myself, so will definitely give them all a whirl… 🙂

  17. Tina February 16, 2015 at 12:27 pm #

    I so want one of these.

  18. Vanitha February 16, 2015 at 12:29 pm #

    I love a simple strawberry smoothie. Strawberries, yogurt, honey and milk. So Yummmm.

  19. Adrienne harries February 16, 2015 at 12:33 pm #

    Watermelon
    Green tea
    Lime sorbet
    Sneeze lime
    Ice
    Blitz pour and drink

  20. cheryl February 16, 2015 at 12:51 pm #

    Wheatgerm,Carob,Honey,Banana, Strawberry, Frozen Yoghurt

  21. matilda scioscia February 16, 2015 at 12:54 pm #

    I would so luv to win one of these it be the answer to all my morning breakfast headaches with constant eat your breakie…this is the answer to my woo’s .. says this poor mum that racks her brain out every morning trying to get miss six to eat breakfasts. Also gr8 for me whilst I endeavour to turn this frumpy old bag into a yummy mummy. This would be a truly and much appreciated prize for us here.

  22. Linda Hayes February 16, 2015 at 12:56 pm #

    I would love a Blitz and Go, being a pensioner I need all the nutritients I can get at my age and this would be a fabulous way to get all my daily vitamins, those recipes look fabulous and I would love to give them a go

  23. Sarah February 16, 2015 at 12:57 pm #

    I would seriously love a Blitz2Go, I study and have kids and sports and school, so it would be super handy to have!

  24. Tammy February 16, 2015 at 1:24 pm #

    I can not wait to try these drinks. My kids will love them.

  25. jaynegee February 16, 2015 at 1:30 pm #

    I love smoothies! My favourite is banana, strawberry, yoghurt, protein powder and coconut oil, yummo:)

  26. Gemma Westacott Blair February 16, 2015 at 1:34 pm #

    We’re crazy for smoothies in our house – the kids usually have one after school but the blender broke the other day after 10 years of hard labour! Lol. A Blitz2Go looks like an awesome replacement option!

    Our fave flavour is banana, mango and berries, whizzed up with some juice, milk and a little yoghurt or ice cream. I’ve recently also tried adding a dash of Verjuice (or lemon juice) to add a little zing and it tastes delicious!

  27. Angela M February 16, 2015 at 1:39 pm #

    Almond and coconut milk, frozen mango, natural yogurt, flax meal and chia seeds.

  28. Ingrid February 16, 2015 at 1:44 pm #

    My favourite drink combo is watermelon, apple & ginger 🙂 I am also partial to a berry smoothie with vanilla yoghurt, cinnamon, skim milk & what ever berries are available. Yum!

  29. Judith Ann February 16, 2015 at 1:54 pm #

    The ‘FUNKY MONKEY SMOOTHIE’ sounds Delish! It would be a perfect start to any morning! 🙂

  30. kim February 16, 2015 at 2:01 pm #

    My favourite smoothie combination is: spinach, cucumber, celery, grapes, chia seeds & coconut water 🙂

  31. kim February 16, 2015 at 2:03 pm #

    My favourite smoothie combination is spinach, cucumber, celery, apples, lemon & coconut water

  32. michelleann February 16, 2015 at 3:02 pm #

    All the fruits that end in ‘berry’ are my fave combo, they all taste ‘berry, berry’ nice together. What a great little machine this is.

  33. Belinda Mouk February 16, 2015 at 4:00 pm #

    I love bananas, almond milk and a sprinkle of cocoa powder with ice.

  34. AJ February 16, 2015 at 4:58 pm #

    Ice Cream, Caramel,a teaspoon of Malt with mint with leaves and crushed Ice is My favourite Smoothie Combination.

  35. Mel B February 16, 2015 at 5:23 pm #

    Favourite smoothie comprises of banana, spinach, almond milk, vanilla protein powder blended. Great start to day!

  36. Lisa J February 16, 2015 at 6:27 pm #

    Any smoothie with berries is a winner for me. Apple juice, mixed berries, plain yogurt and a touch of lime is my favourite. I generally use frozen berries (they add chill without compromising flavour). And how good is it slurping a purple or pink drink!

  37. Amy February 16, 2015 at 7:55 pm #

    Looks absoloutely Delish. If I should be so lucky to win, the watermelon drink would be first on my list. Such a clever after school snack idea. 🙂

  38. Sue February 16, 2015 at 7:56 pm #

    I love mango and berries in the summer with just a hint of chilli. Mmmmm…..yum.

  39. Taleen February 16, 2015 at 8:04 pm #

    My kids love a good old banana smoothie, I would love a Kambrook Blitz2go to make them instead of my slow old bulky blender!

  40. Ann-Maree Bostick February 16, 2015 at 8:08 pm #

    I love Banana’s and Ghia in a smoothie and would also try and other banana combo’s.

  41. Fong Truong February 16, 2015 at 8:11 pm #

    I love a mixed berry smoothie

  42. Ashley February 17, 2015 at 6:06 am #

    Thanks Amanda for the great ideas! I love a good mango and green tea smoothie – it’s very filling and so refreshing, great energy booster and delish 🙂

  43. Amara-Lee Burcham February 17, 2015 at 3:33 pm #

    I would like to actually try all of the smoothie combos..i have a 3yr old who is just starting to try new things.

  44. Cindy Fairey February 17, 2015 at 6:38 pm #

    I love the sound of the orange boost, i love smoothies with fresh strawberries and weetbix 😀

  45. Helen February 18, 2015 at 10:46 am #

    There are many I enjoy, however, one of my favourites is the mix of :
    Chamomile tea
    Soy milk
    Fresh peach
    Freshly grated ginger
    Wheatgerm

  46. Kathryn Horne February 18, 2015 at 8:59 pm #

    2 handfuls of spinach,1/2 cup raspberries,1 banana,6 almonds,raw cacao,spring water yummo feel great after this one

    • Amanda February 23, 2015 at 8:26 pm #

      Congratulations Kathryn, you are the lucky winner. I love the sound of your combo and can’t wait to give it a try.

  47. Saman February 19, 2015 at 10:37 am #

    I love mango, greek yoghurt and a drizzle of honey in my smoothies!

  48. Jasmine B February 19, 2015 at 11:00 am #

    My favourite combo is frozen banana, some rich dark cocoa, a splash of milk and lots of ice! Very very nice!

  49. Lindsey February 20, 2015 at 7:20 pm #

    I was loving frozen berry and banana! But will be looking for something different now :-/

    • Amanda February 21, 2015 at 11:05 am #

      Yes, frozen berries are off the list for while.

  50. Jackie February 21, 2015 at 3:29 am #

    chocolate and banana

  51. Brooke ODonnell February 21, 2015 at 7:05 am #

    I love a simple smoothie made up of watermelon, banana, strawberry, mango & yogurt. 😀 my two year old would love the watermelon one!

  52. Tania February 21, 2015 at 11:10 am #

    i am yet to try some of these delicious treats… I am very keen to try vege ones… As I’m diabetic and combos of fruit can sometimes be too high in natural sugars …. 🙂

  53. Marie February 21, 2015 at 11:34 am #

    I love mixed berry smoothies made with low fat milk with the addition of bannas, vanilla or berry flavoured yoghurt, honey & chia seeds or wheatgerm for added fibre & goodness

  54. Leanne February 21, 2015 at 6:21 pm #

    I love a good banana smoothie! Easy and delicious for both myself and the kids!

  55. Toni February 21, 2015 at 6:21 pm #

    I love a good old cucumber, spinach,frozen grapes and oj smoothie soo refreshing after a school pick up walk.. 🙂

  56. Tina February 21, 2015 at 6:23 pm #

    Would love one of these..

  57. Michelle Solomon February 21, 2015 at 6:23 pm #

    Anything with bananas is the bomb for me.

  58. Aroha Barlow February 21, 2015 at 6:24 pm #

    Mine would have to be banana strawberrys blueberrys and spinach yum yum yum

    • olivia October 23, 2016 at 10:11 am #

      that is amazing omg go away

  59. Krista February 21, 2015 at 6:26 pm #

    Almond Milk, Banana, Honey, Natural Peanut Butter, Chia Seeds and Chocolate Protein Powder (Or a bit of chocolate syrup for the little ones)

  60. zee February 21, 2015 at 6:29 pm #

    Love banana strawberry smoothie my kids tio

  61. Carly February 21, 2015 at 6:34 pm #

    i like to make an adult version of the funky monkey called the cheeky monkey – replace the peanut butter with a shot of espresso coffee and you’ve got a good start to the day for any tired parent!

  62. Emm February 21, 2015 at 7:07 pm #

    Smoothies with spinich or kale…great way to get the nutrients of foods my toddler (and I) otherwise don’t like so much.

  63. Lauren February 21, 2015 at 7:13 pm #

    Frozen watermelon, Apple, mint and a tiny bit of ginger, Yummo bring on the hot weather!!

  64. Eliane February 21, 2015 at 7:52 pm #

    mixed berries and banana are my favourite and for the kids it’s full of vitamins and so yummy

  65. Susan Brandt February 21, 2015 at 8:17 pm #

    I love anything with mango in it, and honestly whenever miss 2 and miss 3 here I am making a smoothie I must make extra for them 🙂

  66. lesley February 21, 2015 at 8:28 pm #

    Def luscious mangoes, frozen banana, coconut water and. Wheatgerm tastes like summer in a glass, yum!

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