Chocolate

Chocolate Macaroon Protein Balls

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I’ve loved coconut for a long as I can remember. But coconut and chocolate? Oh my gosh. Epic, just epic.  I remember going to the movie theater as a kid and since I love both salty and sweet, I’d usually get popcorn and some sort of chocolate. I used to get these little chocolate macaroons […]

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Hemp Seed Protein Balls

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As a blogger, I put things out there for everyone to see. For some, it makes me an easy target to scrutinize. Healthy is very subjective, and I realize that the recipes and ingredients I use may not be considered healthy to everyone, especially those that live a more strict approach. I addressed it on […]

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Chocolate Quinoa Muffins

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Muffins that taste like a decadent chocolate cake? Yep, these are it! Hard to believe these muffins are completely flourless and the main ingredient is cooked quinoa.  A great friend of mine made a version of these and they were amazing! So I knew I had to give them a try. You won’t be able […]

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Brownie Protein Truffles

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With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, I wanted to come up with a simple chocolate treat! While chocolate covered strawberries are delicious, I wanted something that packs a punch of protein, so we can enjoy them as a satisfying snack! It doesn’t get more simple than these brownie protein truffles. They are no-bake, gluten free and […]

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Nanaimo Protein Bars

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If you’ve never heard of nanaimo bars before, I wouldn’t be all that surprised. They are a Canadian dessert, that was founded in a city called Nanaimo, which isn’t all that far from where I currently live. Nanaimo Bars are very much a Canadian tradition. Typically, people make them at Christmas time, well at least […]

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Pumpkin Brownies

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I’m always looking for new ways to make brownies healthy. I mean, isn’t it the best when you can have chocolate and call it healthy? Brilliant, right?  So now that we’re in the midst of pumpkin mania, I realized I hadn’t yet done a pumpkin brownie. Psst. Before I go on, I should mention there […]

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