Almonds, cooked oatmeal, bananas and yogurt meet up in your blender for a power breakfast. Drink this Banana Oatmeal Smoothie before your morning exercise routine and you’ll have the energy you need to get through your workout. Ingredients: 2 whole Chiquita Bananas (best with brown flecks on peel) 2 cups Ice 1/3 cup Yogurt - preferably Greek yogurt flavored with honey 1/2 cup Cooked oatmeal 1/3 cup Almonds
1 scoop Protein Powder (I use the 100% Whey Protein made by Muscle Milk that you can buy in a big bag at Costco-only has 1g of sugar per HEAPING scoop, and I don't even use a heaping scoop) 1 banana scoop of frozen (or fresh) blueberries milk peanut butter-the secret ingredient :) ice Throw it all in your blender and mix it up!
Do-It-Yourself Protein Bars - 2 Cups Peanut Butter. 1 3/4 Cups honey. 2 1/4 Cups Protein Powder. 3 Cups dried oatmeal or granola. In a microwave safe bowl combine peanut butter and honey for 70 -90 seconds. Add protein powder and oatmeal. Mix all of this (it will be thick). Press it into 9X13 inch pan. Put it in the refrigerator to cool.
Pioneer Woman says~ Perfect Salmon EVERY time, here’s how: drizzle salmon filet with olive oil, sprinkle with salt and pepper, put it in a cold oven, then turn on the heat to 400 degrees. Twenty-five minutes later, the salmon is absolutely perfect. Tender, moist, flaky. A no-fail method! Excellent for impressing dinner guest.
★ BODYBUILDING CHOCOLATE CHIP PROTEIN PANCAKES
Simple Bodybuilding Chocolate Chip Protein Pancakes. Makes 3 servings, 183 cals/servings. * 1 cup oats * 1/4 cup unsweetened almond milk * 3 egg whites * 1 scoop whey protein powder * 1 tbsp. stevia * 1 tsp. baking powder * Pinch of salt * 2 tbsp. unsweetened carob chips