Kefir is a great source of minerals like calcium & magnesium, & phosphorus, which helps the body utilize carbs, fats and proteins for cell growth, maintenance & energy. You can try Kefir over fruit or cereal, in your morning smoothie, or straight from the bottle..there is even Frozen Kefir. Kefir contains different types of beneficial bacteria than does yogurt, but tastes almost the same....it is also easier to digest and helps with fatigue. Has vitamins and minerals,protein..a good probiotic.
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Kefir id a drinking-style yogurt that tastes a little more tart than yogurt & contains easily digestible complete proteins.Kefir can also help eliminate unhealthy food cravings by making the body more nourished and balanced. Kefir is in the refrigerated section by the eggs or milk proucts and cheaper than yogurt. Buy the plain an add fresh fruit or make a Kefir Smoothie.Careful the flavored has sugar so add your own fruit.
I'm loving Barbara's High Fiber Original Cereal! I wanted a change from Kashi's twigs and pellets and Barbara's offers oats, twigs and flakes in a delcious low sodium, low fat, low sugar, high protein and high fiber cereal. It's crunchy, hearty and lightly sweet. I like to eat mine with berries and low fat Kefir. All natural Barbara's is worth a try. Yum!!
Nutritional Info: I cup: Amount Per Serving Calories 180 Calories from Fat 15 % Daily Value* Total Fat 1.5g* 2% Saturated Fat 0g 0% Trans Fat 0g Cholesterol 0mg 0% Sodium 140mg 6% Potassium 220mg 6% Total Carbohydrate 42g 14% Dietary Fiber 14g 56% Sugars 8g Protein 5g
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