Who else is having an iced latte for lunch? I used to swing through the Starbucks drive through daily, even twice a day or more sometimes 😬 it wasn’t great for my budget or my waistline 😂 Don’t get me wrong, my lifestyle has plenty of treats, I enjoy caffeine, wine and pizza because what the heck am I working so hard for anyway if not to live my life right?! So the key word is “treats” not “daily” 😉. But Since making my Superfood lattes at home, I don’t even miss the overpriced coffees or the calories 😉 so I decided to look into it and see exactly what I was swapping out and here is the breakdown for those of you who are sitting where I was, in line, at a coffee shop, excited to guzzle down your daily treat 😘
Starbucks: $4.95+more if you add shots like I did 😬
ShakeO: less than $4
Starbucks: 45 grams carbs, 41 grams sugar!!!
ShakeO: 18 grams carbs, 7 grams sugar (from fruits, not added)
Starbucks: 5 grams protein
ShakeO: 16 grams protein
Cafe Latte Shakeology (that’s today’s choice 💪🏼)
Vitamin A: 100%
Vitamin C: 300%
Vitamin D: 50%
Vitamin E: 50%
Vitamin K: 50%
Vitamin B6: 100%
Vitamin B12: 100%
Folic acid: 50%
Also… Ribofavin, Niacin, Phosphorus, Iodine, Magnesium, Zinc, Copper, Manganese, Chromium, probiotics, superfood fruits and greens… yum.
Starbucks Skinny Iced Vanilla Latte (venti sized)
Vitamin A: 6%
Vitamin C: 0%
Vitamin D: 0%
Vitamin E: 0%
Vitamin K: 0%
Vitamin B6: 0%
Vitamin B12: 0%
Folic acid: 0%
Also… artificial flavors, “natural” flavors, caramel color… yuck.
So for all you Starbucks addicts looking to get your coffee fix but ditch the sugar, fat, and chemicals, and save some moolah…this is for you 😘
Message me to try a sample of this Superfood swap and I’ll send you my foolproof Starbucks copycat recipes so you can try it yourself!