Love smoothies, but don't love protein powder? Try one or all of these 9 simple, healthy smoothie recipes without protein powder for breakfast, a snack or quick dessert! I've told y'all before that I'm not much of a smoothie person. I think they taste good, but they just don't fill me up. I also don't care for protein powder, so getting enough protein (part of what makes a meal filling) in a smoothie without powder can be difficult. My favorite ways to add protein to smoothies is with simple ingredients - Greek yogurt, dairy or soy milk, and nuts or nut butter. Try one or more of these delicious and simple smoothies for a healthy breakfast or snack without using protein powder!