Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Magnolia Market's Power Balls Recipe

Shiplap, #DemoDay and Farmhouses - oh my!

If you're like me, you're totally into Chip and Jojo, and the Southern dynasty they've built through their show and Magnolia Market.

Did you know that Joanna also has a blog? Yes, it's true! And yes, I'll wait while you go check it out.

Here's the link.


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Back? Great! Told you I'd wait.


If you didn't see it while you were there, don't miss her Power Balls recipe. 






I made these today, and not only are they really easy (no baking!) but they're also relatively healthy. I'm not sure what makes them healthy, but I used a lot of funny ingredients (flaxseeds, chia seeds, unsweetened coconut...) and most of the packages said "organic," so I'm going to eat them sans-guilt.

I made a few alterations to the ingredients in mine, which are noted below:



Ingredients:


  • 1 1/2 cups of old fashioned oats
  • 1/4 cup of flax seed
  • 2 tsp of chia seeds
  • 2/3 cup toasted coconut (I used unsweetened)
  • 1/3 cup organic peanut butter (I used 2/3 cup peanut butter because our almond butter is labeled "Piper" - enough said)
  • 1/2 cup organic almond butter (see above note)
  • a sprinkle of cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup of miniature chocolate chips
  • 1/4 cup of honey
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract (I'm out, so I skipped this ingredient altogether. You should use it. Don't be lazy. Don't be like me.)
  • *add a TBSP of vanilla protein for an extra boost! (I didn't do this for the same reason I didn't use vanilla extract)


See the directions (and much better, prettier pictures) in Joanna's post --> here





Enjoy!


PS: Hope you had a great Halloween! I made Mummy Dogs for dinner. Click here to see a picture on Instagram! How 'bout you follow me while you're there? I promise lots of pictures of food and my dog.

PPS: Happy November!



Until next time - - 

1 comment:

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