Snacks

Almond Joy Energy Bites

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These no bake granola bites are made a little bit healthier with almond butter, cocoa powder, and coconut. Perfect snack for when your sweet tooth needs a treat!

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1/2 cup almond butter
1/3 cup honey
1 teaspoon vanilla
3/4 cup old fashioned rolled oats
2/3 cup unsweetened coconut ( divided )
1/3 cup chocolate protein powder
1/3 cup dark chocolate cocoa powder
Combine the almond butter and honey in a large pan over low heat. Stir until melted and creamy. Add the vanilla and stir in. Mix in the oats, 1/3 cup coconut, protein powder, and cocoa powder and mix until...
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Nutritions

Calories
108

Sodium
34mg
1% DV

Fat
5g
8% DV

Protein
2g
4% DV

Carbs
12g
4% DV

Fiber
1g
6% DV

Skip store-bought cans, because you can't beat the sweet, savory and smoky taste of homemade baked beans with bacon and molasses. The old-fashioned beans cook slowly in the oven for hours, developing a rich, thick sauce. Baked beans from scratch are the perfect side dish for your next cookout or potluck, and a simple lunch or dinner entrée when paired with cornbread or Boston brown bread!

1 lb. dried navy or Great Northern beans
1/2 lb. bacon
1 medium onion
1/2 c ketchup
3/4 c molasses
2 T apple cider vinegar
2 t dry mustard
2 c chicken broth
kosher salt and black pepper
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  • Place beans in a large bowl or pot. Cover with water by 2 inches. Cover and let stand overnight. Drain and rinse the beans.
  • Place the beans in a large pot and cover with fresh water (about 1...
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Nutritions

Calories
461

Sodium
983mg
40% DV

Fat
12g
19% DV

Protein
13g
26% DV

Carbs
73g
24% DV

Fiber
8g
34% DV