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Old 03-09-2024, 10:04 PM   #1
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Default Protein drink

I know concept isn't quite the healthiest (would rather do fresh everything etc...) but what would be things to look for in a protein shake, or brands that are better than others?

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I feel really good about making smoothies with pb fit. Less protein, but more natural.

If you want one that is ready to drink, I think Orgain is pretty decent.
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I feel good about Jay Robb's vanilla powder. It's got minimal ingredients and tastes good. It's about twice as much as other ones at my grocery store.

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I like Iconic. Grassfed and pretty clean. I like that it has powder and premade shakes. I pour the premades over iced espresso when I'm traveling.

It's not an MLM or anything, but I could give you a code for $10 of your first order if you decide to try it.
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I start work at 7 but dont have lunch until 12:30 so I was struggling to make it hunger-wise. I am also working on lowering my cholesterol. Anyway, I started drinking a mid-morning drink - 2 cups almond milk, 1 scoop Isopure Unflavored Whey Isolate (its 2 ingredients, 25gram protein, 80mg calcium), and I put in a banana and some strawberries (I have a bag of frozen I keep in my freezer). I can't believe how full it keeps me, especially for the calories.
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