Libby’s Summer Smoothies Giveaway

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The fine folks over at Libby’s sent me a couple of recipes for smoothies (Tutti Frutti and Double Peach). What perfect timing — making smoothies for my little one is on my To-Do list. Thanks to Libby (Twitter | Facebook), I’m also giving away an assortment of Libby’s Fruit and Acrylic Hurricane glasses.

I made the Tutti Frutti smoothie over the weekend. Because the toddler is allergic to dairy, I used So Delicious Coconut Milk Yogurt (dairy and soy free). The verdict: the toddler loves it, which is practically a miracle because he is a very picky eater. That’s why he lost weight in almost every single weigh-in since his nasal feeding tube was removed three months ago. Two of my three other kids also like the Tutti Frutti smoothie. Next weekend, I plan on making the Double Peach smoothie with So Delicious Coconut Milk and Yogurt.

toddler drinking a Tutti Frutti Smoothie ~ Libby's Fruit

Tutti Frutti Smoothie Recipe
Place all the ingredients below in a blender and blend until smooth. The result is two fruity 16-ounce servings with 187 calories per serving. Dads and moms can make the smoothie colder by chilling the fruit in the refrigerator before mixing.

1 (15-ounce) can Libby’s Chunky Fruit Mix
1/2 cup low-fat vanilla yogurt (or So Delicious Coconut Milk Yogurt)
1/2 cup orange juice
6 ice cubes

Double Peach Smoothie Recipe
Place all the ingredients below in a blender and blend until smooth. The result is two peachy 16-ounce smoothies with 121 calories per serving.

1 (14.75-ounce) can Libby’s Peach Slices sweetened with Splenda
1/2 cup low-fat peach yogurt (or So Delicious Coconut Milk Yogurt)
1/2 cup low-fat milk (or So Delicious Coconut Milk)
6 ice cubes

Acrylic Hurricane glassesLibby’s Giveaway on Daddy Forever
Thanks to Libby’s, I’m giving away an assortment of Libby’s Fruit and six Acrylic Hurricane glasses (colors and style may vary from photo) on my dad blog. Libby’s will also send along some fun straws to the winner. The deadline to enter is Tuesday, August 10th (Pacific time). The giveaway is limited to the USA. The winner will be randomly selected. To enter, leave a comment on my dad blog about your favorite smoothie.

Bonus Entries (leave a separate comment for each entry)

  • Click on the Facebook like button below and then write about your favorite smoothie on my Facebook fan page
  • Tweet about this giveaway on Twitter and include @daddyforever and #giveaway in the tweet (include your Twitter URL or username for verification)

[Disclosure: The giveaway prize will be provided by Libby’s, but Libby’s is not a sponsor or administrator of the giveaway. I received an assortment of Libby’s Fruit for writing this post and hosting the giveaway on my dad blog.]

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66 thoughts on “Libby’s Summer Smoothies Giveaway

  1. I love the Double Peach Smoothie. My mom has made that before and it is a great summer drink to have while cooling off in the pool.

  2. I am a subscriber and I liked you on facebook. I made my first smoothie yesterday-fresh strawberries and yogurt. Hmmm! Healthy and delicious.

  3. My favorite smoothie is made simply with frozen raspberries and Vanilla So Delicious Coconut Milk Kefir. YUMMY!

  4. I love strawberry banana, pina colada, and cherry vanilla. Some awesome smoothies! A mango flavored one also does the trick! :)

  5. When I have lots of extra cash I go for the Planet Smoothie Lean Lemonade but, making them at home would be terrific! I’ve never thought of using yogurt! I’ll be trying this soon, thank you!

    1. It would be nice to make a living taking photos. Then I can invest money in a photo studio. I used a small point-and-shoot camera for that photo. They don’t even sell it anymore.

  6. My wife makes a green tea, banana, and peach smoothie that I really like. Thanks for hosting this contest.

  7. I love smoothies when i was in germany for vacation we drink alot of smoothies and here is my own flavor. 2 coconut milk, 4 pcs.banana, 1/2 chunck pineapple and 3 leaves sprut mint. 5 cubes ice put all in the blender and Viola Pinacoladabanana smoothie w/ mint.

    For Soja smoothie:

    1/2 bottle of soja, 6 pcs. slice of strawberry , a little of raspberry add cube of ice and viola serve it with cup cakes is best for a bit soury sweet flavor but best for children.

    For milk smoothie:

    1 half cup milk. a bunch of banana, crash pestacio or peanuts , 1 sweet mango. viola served chilled is always best.

    milk has varities for smoothie soja you can do a lot of combination flavor like adding a vanilla for flavors.

  8. Not sure of the measurements but we throw in a banana (frozen), a little oj, handful of strawberries and blueberries and a few ice cubes. Yummy

  9. My favorite smoothie to make at home is Strawberry Banana.
    Thank you so much for the giveaway.

    jweezie43[at]gmail[dot]com

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