Grain Free, Dairy Free, Vegan, Low Carb
I don't know how you feel, but it seems to me that finding a pre-packaged protein bar that doesn't break the bank is pretty tough, especially for those of us with food sensitives and/or blood sugar issues. I recently found Health Warrior Chia Bars and fell in love with the coconut flavor, so I thought I'd try to make my own version. MISSION ACCOMPLISHED! These bars are truly delicious and are also...
Chia seeds were once the staple of the Aztec and Mayan diets and today are being hailed as one of the top superfoods - and for good reason! This nutrient dense food packs a lot of benefits:
Coconut-Almond Chia Seed Bars (PRINT RECIPE)
Makes 12 bars
4 large Medjool dates, pitted and halved
¼ cup filtered water
½ cup chia seeds
½ cup raw almonds, chopped
¼ cup almond meal/flour
2 tablespoons shredded coconut
2 tablespoons coconut oil, melted
Dash of salt
¼ teaspoon cinnamon
½ teaspoon vanilla extract
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Billie Shellist, FDN-P
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Food is medicine and knowledge is power -I hope you enjoy my anti-inflammatory recipes which are gluten, dairy, and soy free as well as very low grain and sugar.
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