Chocolate and banana make a classic combo, and with graham cracker crumbles you even get a faux pie crust. All in all, this smoothie tastes a lot more decadent then it really is! I love breakfast smoothies, even more so with chocolate! Chocolate wakes me up even on the most sluggish of days (a rarity, but sometimes sleepy happens) This smoothie will have your tastebuds smiling & belly filled with energetic ingredients. Hello Chocolate Banana Cream Pie Smoothies… Happy Friday! What a busy week it’s been. I’ve traveled thousands of miles & there are many more to go before I return to Telluride next Thursday. I’ve been eating great food in the Southwest & now in California…but wow am I craving this homemade smoothie right now! I’m super psyched to share Fair Trade ingredients with you. Fair Trade inspires change, something I always believe in. It’s about real people working real jobs who deserve to be treated right. I’ve been paired with farmers Rogelia Serna Cruz & Luis Angel Juarez Morales, two inspirational cucumber farmers in the Mexico. Here’s a bit about them:
I was sent a package of goodies & we’ve all been digging into them regularly. There are a group of bloggers chosen to host a virtual Mother’s Day Brunch. This smoothie is what I bring to the table! Please follow the fun on their group Pinterest Board & be sure to check out BeFair.org I hope you can dash into your kitchen to make one soon! Giveaway Details You can enter to win the same box of Fair Trade Certified goodies that I received.! Lucky you! All you need to do is leave a comment telling me what you would like to make with these ingredients or your thoughts on Fair Trade.Rogelia Serna Cruz (left), 35, from Guasave, Sinaloa, and husband Luis Angel Juarez Morales, 42, from Tapachula, Chiapas, smile as they harvest Fair Trade-certified cucumbers. Both started working with Grupo Alta 19 years ago. Their 13-year old son, William Alexander, is a junior high school Fair Trade-scholarship recipient as the child of an employee. The scholarship program provides a stipend for children of employees who study elementary or junior high school and maintain at least a B+ average. The funds for the scholarships come directly from surplus earnings made through the sale of Fair Trade products.