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Easy Avocado Toast 🥑🍅🥑🍅


Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Avocados are included in my quarantine staple list. At least once a week I indulge in avocado toast and a big green avocado-banana smoothie, but not on the same days. Don't be intimidated by the ...

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Berta’s Protein Bites


Saturday, August 29, 2020

Quick and easy post or pre-workout snacks. I needed an easier way to get my protein in besides smoothies so I whipped up these delicious filling bites to grab and go. *Just one bite goes ...

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Simple Strawberry Parfait Meal Prep 🍓🍓🍓


Thursday, March 19, 2020

Prepackaged yogurts get boring. Though they may be a little more convenient, most contain extra sugar or unnatural sweeteners. Creating your own healthy parfaits, made from your favorite layers is a great way to control ...

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Blueberry-Berta Smoothie Bowl


Thursday, August 9, 2018

We're in the middle of a heatwave here in NYC, and I've been doing double workouts for a few weeks now. When I get home from work I want something easy and filling - but ALSO ...

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Smoothie Bowl Berta


Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Smoothies bowls are just smoothies in a BOWL with healthy delicious toppings! Kinda like a healthy sundae. Smoothie Bowls are all the rage right now because they are gorgeous to gaze at and just as ...

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Pineapple Express – green smoothie


Thursday, November 16, 2017

Under 200 calories. Quick and easy - because I usually have all these ingredients in the fridge or freezer if you substitute the kale for spinach. Tastes clean and slightly sweet, best tasting when you use frozen ...

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Strawberries & Cream: Breakfast


Monday, August 21, 2017

Super easy and only THREE ingredients. Plain Greek yogurt is a bit boring but full of protein - liven it up with a few fresh strawberries and some crunchy granola. My version of strawberries and cream ...

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Berta-Banana Muffins| it’s my Breakfast!


Thursday, July 20, 2017

If you know me in every day life, then you know i'm a sucker for sweets ... and an outright savage for cake and cupcakes. True to form the only sweets I considering eating semi guilt ...

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Peanut Butter and Strawberry smoothie


Friday, May 19, 2017

I can barely believe I haven't posted this phenomenal find before now. I would prefer to have pancakes with butter and honey EVERY Saturday morning but since that's not realistic I often defer to one of my ...

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Banana, Blueberry, PB Smoothie


Monday, February 13, 2017

I've received a few questions about easy breakfast smoothies. This smoothie is for the super time afflicted, full of antioxidants, FIBER and protein. Throw all the stuff in a blender for a minute and you're out ...

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Interesting Oats


Wednesday, November 23, 2016

I grew up eating oatmeal. Usually Quaker oats "minute" oatmeal, must add LOTS of sugar, butter and or whole milk. Those days are long gone. My dad made the oatmeal soupy, I suppose to stretch the ...

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Berries: A Fall Romance


Friday, October 28, 2016

This one was easy. All kinds of berries are in season! I've been creating more smoothies without bananas, though beloved, I don't always crave the overly sweetness of the ripe. The tartness of the cranberries paired ...

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The smoothest, greenest smoothie


Sunday, May 22, 2016

Another post gym smoothie - meal substitute idea. This is a frequent for me, simply because I ALWAYS have these ingredients around the house. The texture of this smoothie is silky velvet, the color VIBRANT and ...

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Rainbow Smoothie: Mango, Spinach, Apple & Basil


Thursday, March 24, 2016

I keep random but interesting colorful things in my refrigerator at all times. Super simple, healthy AND refreshing, something like this has become my post workout staple. The little kick of surprise is the basil ...

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Banana, Avocado… so Smoothie


Wednesday, February 24, 2016

After the beet fiasco I started contemplating other "strange" (to me) fruits and vegetables to add to my dinner smoothie pool. I had a few avocados in the fridge so it seemed natural that blending with ...

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