Recipe from Green For Clean Desserts by Annie Grapes
Are you ready to take your baking to the next level? Warm Coconut Cookies are a great way to start. They're delicious and healthier than store-bought cookies. Plus you get the added bonus of knowing you made these yourself!
Most of my recipes have short simple ingredient lists. Warm Coconut Cookies are an exception to the rule with about 10 ingredients, but most of these you already have in your kitchen or are easy to find in the store. So let's get baking and leave the butter in the fridge cause these cookies are butter free!
1. Preheat oven to 350 and get a baking sheet out
2. Get all your ingredients measured out and set aside
1. In a LARGE bowl, add flax seed and warm water
2. In a second bowl, add flour, salt and baking soda
3. Add coconut oil, brown sugar, and vanilla to LARGE bowl and mix until blended
4. Add the contents of the second bowl with the flour to the LARGE bowl and keep stirring. (If it gets too dry, add milk)
5. Slowly mix in oats and coconut shavings
6. Place spoonfuls of this mixture on baking sheet
7. Bake in oven about 8-10 minutes
8. Allow to cool then sprinkle with extra coconut shavings or chocolate if you're feeling naughty
Recipe from Green for Clean Desserts: 50 Delicious and Easy Clean Eating Recipes by Annie Grapes
Anybody can randomly chop up watermelon and hand it to you. Some people know how to cut it right, and few know how to "serve" watermelon- like it's fine dining. We here at Eat2Live2Love understand what a budget is, and we also know you wanna look good while on that budget! So spend $5 and buy a watermelon, cut it, then create this unique serving suggestion recipe.
Just combine the ingredients, mixing it up in a large bowl, refrigerate for a few minutes and serve in a pretty bowls and fancy forks. Your $5 melon is now one in a million! Way to go!
Does this have sugar? Yes. Is it the next best thing to binge eating Ben & Jerry's ? Yes. Well, close enough away. Checkout this yummy dessert idea from Pop Sugar Moms.
1/2 cup blueberries
1 Mango, Diced
1 cup of Organic Greek Yogurt (per fruit)
1-2tsp of honey (per fruit)
Linda's Tip: Don't Microwave the nutrients out! Use the stove instead.
Thanks to the cooking geniuses at TheKitchn.com, you can now feel naughty while still being nice to your body. Chickpeas are a great source for vegan protein; just 1 cup gives you 15g of protein! Of course, they also contain minerals (like all beans) such as Fiber, Folate, and Manganese.
For another fun recipe using chickpeas, checkout our "Good For You Brownies"! Looking for more complex recipes? Visit TheKitchn.com for more unique recipes.
Sweet tooth calling your name? Don't want to fall off the wagon? The Sweet Blueberry Crunch is sinfully sweet-and yet still good for you! Perfect as a brunch, snack, or even dessert. Simply mix all these ingredients up in a bowl, or layer them for a fancier effect- either way you'll be in blueberry crunch heaven.
*Reminder: Both yogurt and granola can be high in sugar, so make sure you read the label to get the cleanest versions avaiable to you.
Just toss those ingredients into your blender and go! Yum yum Yum!
This recipe makes about 7-8 servings. Perfect for parties or a large snack fest. If you need help making it through a a BBQ, this is a great item to bring, and you can read more tips here. Don't waste your money on chemical laden crap that you buy from the store, when you could be enjoying an even better food that is clean! (and in the end, cheaper than buying a tub of chip dip)
This is a sweet treat perfect for summer time! Add in Chia Seeds, Flax Seeds or any extras to boost the benefits to make this a sweet healthy treat.
Simply add ingredients into your blender and serve! Don't have any cranberries laying around? Swap for a banana and add more texture and potassium.
100% Kid Approved and yummy for everyone!