Maybe she’s born with it…or maybe it’s juice! We all know that fruits and vegetables contain anti-aging properties, but many of those found in smoothies and juices, which are high in Vitamin C, will help you maintain a responsive and healthy immune system. After all, the last thing you want is a cold or virus while enjoying your beach vacation.
Let's face it, the fried seafood selections, donuts and ice cream selections are amazing in these parts and can be a shock to the system of those with a routinely healthy diet. Sometimes we just need to balance the vacation lifestyle choices with some healthy nutritious antioxidants and organic fuel!
If you are staying on the Emerald Coast at “Livin’ The Dream” (vrbo.com/1687988) be sure to check out some of the local farmer’s markets or get your own produce from “For The Health of It” (listed below) or The Fresh Market (4495 Commons Dr. W. Panama City Beach) and blend up your own nutritious innovations with the Nutra Ninja Auto IQ Pro blender provided for our special guests.
If you'd rather a local smoothie/juice barista whip up your heathly treat... here’s a few local “Smoothie Operators” who can conveniently keep you supplied with those daily doses of fruits and veggies.
12805 US HWY 98 East, Inlet Beach, FL
Mon-Sat. 7 am. -8 p.m, Sunday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Freshii is a health casual restaurant that serves fresh food to energize people on the go. With a fully customizable menu of juices, smoothies, bowls, burritos, salads and wraps, they also roll out new items every 90 days to stay on top of nutrient-dense health and food trends. Turmeric juices, Energii Bites and grain bowls will leave you feeling healthy and full without any guilt.
Raw & Juicy
147 West La Garza Lane, Alys Beach, FL
Everyday 7a.m.-6 p.m.
Raw & Juicy just opened its doors in April of 2019 in the beautiful town of Alys Beach (previously served from a converted Airstream in Seaside, FL.) and features raw organic juices, smoothies, juice cleanses, oatmeal and more. Jenifer Kuntz is the mastermind and owner behind this organic raw vegan food juice bar. Be sure to try the Green Goddess or Spicy Rabbit and stop by for healthy wholefood lunch options.
For The Health Of It
227 W County Hwy 30A, Santa Rosa Beach, FL
Mon-Sat. 9 a.m. -5:30 p.m.
Enjoy a juice or wonderful smoothie made fresh to order in the tropical juice bar while you peruse this organic grocery. They specialize in only the finest certified produce and a comprehensive selection of organic and natural groceries, supplements, minerals, herbs, homeopathic remedies, protein powders and more.