All posts in 'Snacks'

24 Jan. 18

Sweet Potato Bites with Avocado and Bacon

4 slices thick-cut bacon 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 2 sweet potatoes, scrubbed clean, peels on 1 1/4 teaspoons kosher salt, divided 3/4 teaspoon black pepper 2 medium avocados, peeled, pitted, and diced 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice 1/2..

11 Jan. 18

Immune-Boosting Pomegranate Spinach Smoothie

1 ½ cups pomegranate juice 1½ cups spinach or kale 1½ cups mixed berries 1 tablespoon red beet powder 1 tablespoon flaxseed 1 scoop protein powder Combine all the ingredients in the blender, purée until blended. Enjoy!

13 Dec. 17

Salted Caramel Truffles

salted caramel

8 ounces pitted Medjool dates (about 3/4 cup tightly packed) 1 cup roasted, unsalted cashews 2 tablespoons coconut sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon salt FOR THE CHOCOLATE TOPPING: 3.5 ounces dark chocolate (I used 70%),..

14 Nov. 17

Homemade Tater Tots w/ Cheese and Bacon

Tater Tots

Nonstick cooking spray 6 strips bacon, cooked 2 1/2 pounds russet potatoes 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour 1 1/4 teaspoons kosher salt 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1/2 teaspoon black pepper 1/2 cup freshly grated sharp cheddar..

14 Nov. 17

Ginger “Cookies”, aka Energy Balls

Ginger Oats Balls

1 cup rolled oats 3/4 cup almond butter 1/2 cup finely shredded unsweetened coconut 1/2 cup ground flaxseed meal 1/4 cup sesame seeds 1/4 cup maple syrup 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves..

10 Nov. 17

Crockpot Granola

Crockpot Granola

4 cups old-fashioned rolled oats (gluten-free if necessary) 1 1/4 cups raw nuts or seeds, such as almonds, walnuts, pecans, or pepitas (I used a little of everything!) 1/4 cup ground flaxseed meal or additional 1/4 cup raw nuts..

03 Nov. 17

Healthy Pumpkin Bread

Pumpkin Bread

1/4 cup flaxseed meal, divided 6 tablespoons water 1 1/2 cups blanched almond flour 1/2 cup quinoa flour 2 tablespoons arrowroot powder 2 tablespoons coconut sugar 2 teaspoon coconut flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2..

12 Oct. 17

Honey Pumpkin Cornbread

Honey Pumpkin Cornbread

1 c. whole-grain cornmeal 1 c. almond flour 2 t. salt 1 T. baking powder ¼ c. honey ¼ c. coconut oil 1 flax egg (1 T. ground flax + 3 T. warm water) 1 c. almond milk 1..

10 Oct. 17

Apple Peanut Butter Oat Bars

Apple Peanut Butter Oat Bars

2 cups rolled oats 1 cup shredded apple (one medium apple) 1/4 cup peanut butter, organic is best 1/2 cup honey 2 eggs 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.  Grease a..

07 Oct. 17

Chipotle Pumpkin Hummus

chipotle pumpkin hummus

2 Tbsp. lemon juice ¼ cup tahini 3 cloves garlic 1 tsp. salt 1 15-oz. can chickpeas, drained and rinsed 2 tsp. olive oil 2 chipotle chilies in adobo 1 15-oz. can pumpkin 1 tsp. ground cumin ½ tsp...