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Raw Almond Butter Protein Balls

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Vegan, raw, almond butter protein balls that will rock your world!

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I was so excited to make these, I had my good friend Brigitte come and help me. ๐Ÿ™‚ These protein balls are so delicious, and good for you! I have adapted this recipe from another paleo website. I hope you will enjoy these. They are rich too! You will be satisfied with just one! ๐Ÿ™‚ They are extremely high in protein, raw, vegan, gluten free, have a low glycemic index, and are filled with super nutrients. ๐Ÿ™‚ I specifically chose the ingredients in here because they are all low in sugar. Carob chips, coconut nectar, and unsweetened cocoa powder all offer a delicious, nutritious alternative to the junk filled in most protein bars. They’re such a delicious treat and even healthy enough to eat for breakfast! ๐Ÿ™‚

Ingredients to serve 20:briNi

1 cup of almond butter
1.5 cups of unsweetened shredded coconut (and another 1/4 cup to garnish later)
2 scoops of chocolate Life’s Basics Plant Protein powder.
10 dried black figs, stems removed
1/2 cup of carob chips (less sugar & fat than chocolate, and higher in vitamins)
1/4 cup of ground flax seed
1 tbsp. chia seeds
2 tbsp. coconut nectar (has a low glycemic index)
2 tbsp. raw honey (or you could use 4 tbps. of honey instead of coconut nectar)
2 tbsp. unsweetened organic cocoa powder
1 tspn. vanilla extract
A pinch of salt
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Directions:

Put the figs, shredded coconut, and almond butterย in a food processor first.
Let all the ingredients blend until smooth.
In another bowl, add all of the other dry ingredients.
Then, pour the moist mixture into the bowl with all the dry ingredients.
Mix everything together until smooth.

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Form little circular shapes with the mixture, and then roll in a bowl of shredded coconut.
Lay the protein balls onto a cookie sheet with parchment paper.
Refrigerate for one hour.
Then, ENJOY!!!

 

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Enjoy,

<>< Kaitlin

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Let the blogging begin…

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imageI cant believe I’m actually doing this! I always said that I refused to be that person that writes all about my life, online. I got sucked in! ๐Ÿ™‚

I am extremely passionate about eating clean and taking care of the body and health God has given you, by fueling it with the right foods. So, I promise you I will not be that sappy blogger; it is my goal and passion to help motivate you to EatKlean. I’ve gone on my own journey of educating myself and I hope that I can help to teach you just a few things that might change the way you view health.

Ready, set, go!

Kaitlin