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Red, White & Blue Smoothie

Ingredients:

· I cup organic kefir

· 1/3 – 1/2 cup rolled or instant oats, depending on how thick you like it

· 1/4 of an avocado

· 1/2 frozen banana

· 1/2 cup frozen mixed berries

· 1 teaspoon chia seeds (optional)

· Handful baby spinach

· Splash of pure vanilla extract

 

Directions:

Add all ingredients to blender and pulse until fully combined. Enjoy immediately!

Therese Bonanni

Thérèse Bonanni MS, RDN, has worked as a Clinical Dietitian at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City and Stamford Hospital in Connecticut. She practices evidenced-based medical nutrition therapy including but not limited to: weight management, metabolic disorders (pre/diabetes), pre/postnatal nutrition, GI-related conditions (Celiac Disease, IBS/IBD, GERD) and cardiovascular issues (hypertension, high cholesterol). Thérèse provides customized meal plans, recipes and food journal analysis, among other services. She is passionate about teaching her clients that nutrition is about all you can eat, not what you can’t. A former editor for Prevention magazine, Thérèse also created and developed recipes for The O2 Diet, Slim Calm Sexy Diet and The New You & Improved Diet books, which have appeared on The Rachael Ray Show and Access Hollywood. Her work has also appeared in Women’s Health, Reader’s Digest and Shape magazines. Thérèse holds a B.A. in Communications from Boston College and Master of Science in Clinical Nutrition from New York University. She is a Registered Dietitian with the Commission on Dietetic Registration and member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.