Banana Cream Protein Shake


April 14, 2017

Keeping variety in protein shakes is SO important and yet SUPER hard. If you are on your pre-surgical diet for bariatric surgery or you’re on your post-surgery liquid diet…hang in there. It does get better! I know the sweet drinks are exhausting and you need something new. My best encouragement is to search around on this … Continue reading "Banana Cream Protein Shake"

Java Chocolate Protein Shake


April 11, 2017

Chocolate + Coffee = Yes please! This easy peasy protein shake will help fill you up and also fix your sweet tooth with a hint of coffee behind. It’s like Java Chip Ice Cream without the trouble! (Sorry for bringing up ice cream…) I used Starbucks® Via Decaf instant coffee and Quest Chocolate Milkshake Protein … Continue reading "Java Chocolate Protein Shake"

Pureed Salsa and Beans


April 4, 2017

It is SO hard to make a “pureed” recipe sound like it’s any good. But trust me…this one is! It’s essentially refried beans with a little more flavor going on for you. For this recipe we heat together three simple ingreidents: pinto beans, salsa and broth. Then we put them in the blender (or in … Continue reading "Pureed Salsa and Beans"

Protein Vanilla Latte


March 30, 2017

This is a great alterantaive to a protein shake and to a higher carb latte drink! Just a few ingredients heated on the stovetop and you’ll soon be enjoying a warm treat high in protein and low in sugar. The most important part of this recipe is to NOT overheat it because of the protein powder. If … Continue reading "Protein Vanilla Latte"

Chocolate Protein Pudding


March 28, 2017

If you find yourself needing a sweet treat in the evening, but you don’t want to totally blow the bank…combining these two simple ingredients can give you just the fix you need. This recipe can also be made using Vanilla, Strawberry or other protein powder flavors! Print Recipe Chocolate Protein Pudding Course Snack Servings servings … Continue reading "Chocolate Protein Pudding"

Vanilla Spice Protein Shake


March 27, 2017

This is my all time favorite “classic” shake. It’s a must have for you Bariatric Surgery go-to shakes! I say “classic” shake because I tend to try and add a new flavor to my shakes. A splash of extract or a different spice like Pumpkin Pie…but on occasion…a good “classic” is just what you need. … Continue reading "Vanilla Spice Protein Shake"