Chocolate

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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No-Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars with Jamie Eason Natural Peanut Protein

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If you like chocolate and peanut butter, you might just want to drop everything and make these. They’re like a peanut butter ball, made into a bar! They couldn’t be easier to make…and they are no-bake! You may have noticed I’m playing around with a new ingredient. The team over at Labrada had sent me […]

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Puffed Rice Squares

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Pure nostalgia. Puffed Wheat Squares are something my Mom made growing up, and I can see why she liked them so much. They come together so quickly, and taste delicious.  Since going gluten free, I wondered if Puffed Rice Squares would be as delicious, so there was only one way to know…make some! When looking […]

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Chocolate Chia Energy Balls

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Chocolate Chia Energy Balls. Talk about an antioxidant powerhouse! Definitely a great snack coming into spring when we’re all getting outside to enjoy the fresh air and outdoor activities.  These energy balls are packed with awesome ingredients like cocoa, chocolate, peanut butter, puffed rice and a boost of extra protein. These make a great snack […]

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Chocolate Orange Protein Cake with Chocolate Icing

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Chocolate and orange. A match made in heaven if you ask me. Typically you see chocolate and strawberry, or chocolate and raspberry paired together. I think people often don’t think about how delicious chocolate and orange is together. I created this Chocolate Orange Protein Cake with Chocolate Icing as I wanted a decadent cake that was […]

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