coconut balls

Cashew vanilla coconut balls

 

Looking for an energy boost? Try these healthy and easy cashew vanilla coconut balls! Pair them up with a very berry smoothie!

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup cashews
  • ¼ cup almond butter
  • 2 tbsp. vanilla protein powder of your choice (advertise your choice here)
  • ¼ cup unsweetened shredded coconut plus extra for rolling
  • 1 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1 tbsp. white chia seeds
  • 2 tbsp. honey
  • 10-12 pitted dates

Directions:

  • Place cashews into blender and blend until you reach fine crumbs
  • Add in protein powder, cinnamon, coconut, and chia seeds, and process until smooth
  • Combine honey and dates and blend until you get a clumpy ball
  • Put in a bowl and add in almond butter. If you find the mixture is falling apart you can add in roughly one tablespoon of water.
  • Use your tablespoon and scoop out mixture to form roughly 12 balls
  • Roll them in more coconut if you like, then seal in a glass container for freezing
  • Have them as a grab-and-go snack from your freezer

From January’s edition of Impact Magazine

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Michelle Strong

Living and teaching health and wellness is what I am truly passionate about and I think that translates with the success of all my clients. Whether you have low energy, sleep issues, high cholesterol or 10, 20, 30 or more pounds to lose, I know that our time together will be valuable and you WILL be successful!

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