Creamy Cashew Chocolate Smoothie

This smoothie is so creamy and chocolately, it’s almost like a milkshake but much healthier! Balance the sweetness of the chocolate smoothie with some crunchy and slightly salty kale chips!

Ingredients

1 scoop protein powder (plain or vanilla)

1 heaping tbsp raw cocoa powder

½ banana

½ tsp vanilla extract

½ cup unsweetened cashew milk (can use almond or coconut as well)

1 cup water

1/8 tsp cinnamon

Directions

Blend and Enjoy

 

Chocolatey Oat Clusters

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Recipe and Image modified from Health

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons all natural peanut butter or almond butter
  • 2 tablespoons 1% low-fat milk
  • 1/4 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 3/4 cup old-fashioned rolled oats

Preparation

1. Heat peanut butter, milk, and chocolate chips in a saucepan over low heat 3 minutes or until chips melt.

2. Stir in oats. Remove from heat.

3. With a spoon, small ice cream scoop/melon baller, drop 8 ball-shaped portions on a wax paper−lined baking sheet. Let set in fridge 10 minutes.