When I think of a quick breakfast, I immediately go to smoothies. You literally dump all the ingredients in and mix it up. It’s also the perfect way to get kiddos to eat fruits and vegetables that they normally wouldn’t be willing to try. Insert this Cherry Chia Banana Smoothie. The fruit adds the perfect amount of sweetness without any added sugar, and the chia seeds add fiber and protein to keep you feeling full.
Frozen Cherries: The best option is to pit and freeze your own cherries when they are in season and ON SALE. You can find fresh cherries at their lowest price from June to August. Your next best option is to pick up a bag of frozen cherries. I recommend checking at your local Dollar Tree. This is my secret weapon for frozen fruit. What may cost $3-4 dollars at your usual grocery store is only $1.
Banana: If you’re like me, you have a stash of overripe bananas in your freezer at any given time. These work perfectly in smoothies. If not, you can use fresh bananas or pop one in the freezer for an hour before adding to the smoothie.…