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Collagen Shamrock Shake

Collagen Shamrock Shake

I once adored going to McDonald’s for a Shamrock Shake. But when Craig lost his job, I started cooking our favorite restaurant meals at home! Not only was it a great way to save money, but we both lost a lot of weight eating healthier versions at home!

I added Further Foods vanilla collagen to my sugar free Shamrock Shake for an extra health boost!

1/3 of the protein in your body is collagen: skin, hair, nails, joints, gut, bones, ligaments.

Collagen doesn’t support muscle but it does support other parts of a healthy body. Especially our gut!


  1. Can help with skin elasticity and aging. This means when losing a lot of weight it can help the skin shrink better, reduce wrinkles and cellulite
  2. It can help strengthen hair and reduce hair loss
  3. Improves joint health
  4. Builds bone strength
  5. Contains 18 amino acids that help muscle and ligament repair and recovery
  6. Contains glycine that helps with immune system health and helps with digestion


Collagen Shamrock Shake

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  • ½ cup avocado
  • ¾ cup unsweetened almond milk
  • ¼ cup Further Foods vanilla collagen
  • 2 tablespoons cream cheese OR KITE HILL dairy free cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup crushed ice
  • 1 tsp stevia glycerite (optional)
  • 1/8 tsp mint stevia
  • ⅛ teaspoon Redmond Real Salt
NUTRITIONAL COMPARISON (per 16 ounce serving)
McDonald’s Shake = 680 calories, 20g fat, 14g protein, 111g carbs, 0 fiber

“Healthified” Shamrock Shake:
143 calories, 12g fat, 6g protein, 5g carbs, 3g fiber



“Good morning Maria Emmerich! This weekend marked a milestone in my journey. Not only have I lost half of my body weight but I wore a sleeveless shirt for the first time in 15 years!

My 12 year old daughter pointed out that she has never seen me wear a sleeveless shirt….and added that I looked buff!

Thank you Maria and Craig Emmerich for all of your guidance! I am beyond happy to have found this way of eating and will never return to where I started. I am stronger, healthier, younger and feel fantastic. Keto on!

Age: 40 yrs
Height: 5’6”
SW: 270 lbs size 22
CW: 135 lbs size 4”– Sarah

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Published at Sat, 05 Mar 2022 10:00:21 +0000