In the Reboot Kitchen: “Mint” to Be Green

By: Stacy Kennedy, MPH, RD, CSO, LDN; Reboot Nutritionist

Last week I made a refreshing smoothie with almost these exact ingredients.  It was so light and crisp so I decided to try it as a juice.  I discovered that this combination is delicious as a smoothie or a juice!  The addition of mint adds flavor and health promoting phytonutrients like omega-3 fats.  Rich in electrolytes like potassium from honeydew and sodium from celery, enjoy this juice before, during or after your next workout or as an energizing breakfast or afternoon snack.  Want an extra kick? Try this Kickin’ Cucumber Melon Juice!

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  • 1/4 honeydew melon
  • 2 celery stalks
  • 1/2 cucumber
  • 1/2 lime
  • 1 handful mint


  1. Wash produce well.
  2. Cut honeydew flesh from rind.
  3. Cut cucumber and lime in half.
  4. Juice all ingredients except lime. I squeezed the lime juice into the juice but you can cut peel off of the lime and run it through the juicer as another option.
  5. Serve over ice as desired and enjoy!


  • Honeydew – cantaloupe, other melons
  • Celery – jicama
  • Cucumber – zucchini
  • Lime – lemon, ginger
  • Mint- basil

Servings: 1

  • Nutrition per serving:

Yields and nutritional information are estimated and will vary depending on produce size and equipment used.

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Stacy Kennedy, MPH, RD, CSO, LDN; Reboot Nutritionist

Stacy is a Board Certified Specialist in Oncology Nutrition and an Integrative Nutritionist. She consults for various companies, focusing on health, wellness and innovative strategies to help increase individual’s fruit and vegetable intake. Stacy is an American College of Sports Medicine Certified Health Fitness Specialist; she holds a BS degree in Dietetics from Indiana University, completed her dietetic internship at Massachusetts General Hospital, and earned a Masters in Public Health from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is a Senior Clinical Nutritionist at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute/Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School teaching affiliates, in Boston, MA, with more than 20 years of experience. Stacy created and now serves as project manager and lead writer for nutrition services content on the Dana Farber website and the affiliated, nationally recognized nutrition app. Stacy is regularly featured on TV, radio, print and social media on behalf of Dana Farber and other organizations. Together with her husband, Dr. Russell Kennedy PsyD, they have a private practice, Wellness Guides, LLC. Stacy is an adjunct professor in Wellness and Health Coaching at William James College, currently teaching a graduate course in Health Coaching. Stacy is featured in the award winning documentary films, “Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead” and “Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead 2,” and serves on the Reboot with Joe Medical Advisory Board. Stacy lives in Wellesley with her husband, two sons and three dogs. She enjoys cooking, yoga, hiking and spending time with friends and family. Stacy is also one of the nutritionists who runs our Guided Reboot programs.

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