Sunflower Butterbean Seed Dip

Vegan, Gluten Free

Happily serves 4

ALL ORGANIC INGREDIENTS 

2 Cups Butter beans

1 Cup Roasted White Carrots

1/2 Cup Coconut Milk

1/4 Cup Sunflower oil

1/4 Cup Sunflower Seeds

2 tsp Sea Salt

1/8 Cup Lemon Juice

Roast Carrots NO longer than 7, takes about 5 minutes in the air fryer.

Place carrots in the food processor with oil and milk. Blend well

Add beans, lemon juice and salt.  Blend well.

Add Sunflower seeds, blend until desired texture achieved.

Sweet Macadamia & Pumpkin Seed Dip

Vegan, Gluten Free 

Happily serves 16 (2 TBSP is a serving)

ALL ORGANIC INGREDIENTS 

1 Cup Purple and/or Orange Carrots

1 Cup Macadamia nuts

3/4 Cup Pumpkin Seeds

1/4 Cut MTC oil 

1 tsp Cinnamon or pumpkin spice

1 tsp Sea Salt

Optional:

1 TBSP Monk Fruit or stevia 

Cop and dice carrots, cook/steam for 7 minutes.

Blend Macadamia nuts and pumpkin seeds in the flood processor. 

Add all the ingredients in with the nuts, pulse together. 

Blend to desired consistency. 

The more you blend, it will become “butter like”.

To add variety, you can add 2 cups of butter beans to make a hummus.

Chocolate Hemp Bites

Chocolate Hemp Bites

Vegan, Gluten free

Happily serves 12

ALL ORGANIC INGREDIENTS 

1 Cup Dates 

1 Cup Sprouted Pumpkin seeds

3 TBSP Cacao powder 

3 TBSP Hemp seeds 

1/4 tsp Himalayan Sea salt

1.5 TBSP Sunflower butter (or sub any other nut butter)

1/2 TBSP Coconut oil

Optional:

1 tsp Stevia or monk fruit 

Soak the dates in water, about 1-4 hours.  Remove the pits.

Store coconut oil at room temperature.

Mix dates in a food processor until a ball forms. Remove and set aside.

Add pumpkin seeds to the food processor, pulse into a fine meal. 

Add cacao, hemp seeds and sea salt. 

Pulse a few more times to combine. (Don’t overmix or it will turn into butter.)

Add the dates back in. 

Add the sunflower butter and melted coconut oil, mix/pulse to combine. 

It should be a dough-like mixture. 

If it’s too wet, add a little more cacao powder or hemp seeds.

Optional to refrigerate for 10 minutes, or spoon out and form into balls. 

Press into a mini muffin tin for easy portion control.

Breakfast Banana Oatmeal Bars

Breakfast Oatmeal Bars

Dairy free, Gluten Free

Happily serves 24

chocolate chips coconut oil dark chocolate chips   chocolate chips  coconut oil

ALL ORGANIC INGREDIENTS

2 Medium Ripe Bananas

2 Flax eggs or egg replacer

1/2 Cup Almond Butter

2 TBSP Coconut oil (room temp)

1 tsp Vanilla Extract

3 TBSP Honey

1 1/2 Cup Gluten-free Oats

1/2 cup Oat flour (can sub Quinoa Flour)

1/2 cup Almond meal

1/2 tsp Baking powder

1/2 tsp Baking soda

1 dash Sea Salt

Optional:

3 Tbsp Raw walnuts (or 3 TBSP Raisins)

1/2 cup dairy-free semisweet or dark chocolate chips (I used Lily’s Brand)

 

Preheat oven to 350 degrees

RECIPE for egg replacer: per one egg

1 TBSP Flax seed, 3 TBSP Water.  Mix and let rest for about 5 minutes.

 

Combine “egg” and mash in the bananas until well combined.

Add nut butter, baking powder, baking soda, melted coconut oil, honey, salt, vanilla and stir.

Add oats, almond meal and oat flour and mix well.

Optional to add chocolate chips and walnuts/raisins and stir until well combined.

Spray bar pan or mini muffin tin with coconut oil, roll into balls or fill mini muffin pan.  Cookies won’t expand much.

Bake for 15-17 minutes or until slightly golden brown.

Cool in the baking pan on a cooling rack.

Dirt Cups… Avocado Cacao Mousse w/fresh mint

Dirt Cups (Avocado Mousse)

Vegan, Gluten free

Happily serves 2

 Drinks

ALL ORGANIC INGREDIENTS

1 Avocado

1/4 Cup Raw Cacao Powder

1/4 Cup Coconut milk (can sub almond or hemp milk)

1 tsp vanilla

1 TBSP Monk fruit

Optional:

Top with crushed Cookie if you are going to a kids party (adults are ok with the fresh mint sp

 

Add fresh mint leaves and top with mint

Add ingredients to the food processor.

Add more milk if you want it thinner.

Chill and enjoy.  You can put it in the freezer for a frosty type treat

Egg facts-did you know….?

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When you are preparing eggs this Easter Season, here are some facts to consider…Look up My JLDFIT YouTube channel and search Egg facts

 

And here is a simple recipe if you want a new twist on eggs

Green Eggs minus Ham

Dairy Free, Gluten Free,  Keto Friendly

Happily serves 3

ALL ORGANIC INGREDIENTS

6 hard boiled eggs, cooled and peeled

2 avocados

¼ Cup cilantro, finely chopped

1 TBSP green onions finely chopped

1-2 TBSP lime or lemon juice

½ tsp Himalayan Sea Salt

1 tsp Red pepper flakes

Chili powder and/or paprika

Cut eggs in half and remove yolks

Smash yolks and avocados together

Stir in cilantro, chives, lime/lemon juice, salt, and red pepper flakes

Spoon into egg white shells

Sprinkle with chili powder and/or paprika

Chill until serving

Cauliflower Sage Hashbrowns

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Dairy Free, Gluten Free

Happily Serves 4

ALL ORGANIC INGREDIENTS 

1 Head of Cauliflower or 2 Cups Cauliflower Rike

1 Egg or egg replacer

¾ Cup Shredded Cheddar Cheese (I used So Delicious Brand)

¼ tsp Garlic Powder

½ tsp Salt

1/8 tsp Sage

Optional:

1/8 tsp White Pepper

If you are using an egg replacer:

Mix 1 TBSP Gelatin, ground chia or flax seed with 3 TBSP water and let sit about 2-3 minutes to “gel”.  

Grate Cauliflower or use Cauliflower rice.

Steam for 5-7 minutes or place in Airfryer for about 5 minutes.

Place in Paper Towel or Cheesecloth to Remove Excess Water

Add all Ingredients in bowl, mix well.

Spray coconut or avocado oil on a backing sheet or square bar pan.

Form into rectangle shape and place on baking sheet of choice.

Bake on 400° for about 15 minutes.  

For extra crispy add to air fryer for up to 5 more minutes, or keep in oven and turn on broiler for 5 minutes. 

Cherry Cream Cheese Dip

Vegan, Gluten Free

Happily Serves 4-6

ALL ORGANIC INGREDIENTS 

2 Cups Cherries (not maraschino) 

1 Cup Butter Beans

2 TBSP Sunflower Oil (can Sub Coconut oil)

3 TBSP Lemon Juice 

8 oz Almond Cream Cheese

1 tsp Cinnamon 

1-2 tsp Sea Salt

1/4-1/2 Cup Monk Fruit 

Optional:

You can add Cherry Extract if you desire a stronger cherry flavor.

Rinse beans well if you are not soaking them yourself.

Add all ingredients to food processor and blend well.

I used dairy free cream cheese, Almond cream cheese.

I used Frozen Cherries, defrosted before using.  I used the juice as well. 

1/2 Cup is a serving.  Best if eaten for Breakfast!

Chocolate Peanut Butter Breakfast Hummus

ALL ORGANIC INGREDIENTS 

1 Cup Butter Beans

1/2 Cup Full Fat Coconut Milk

1 tsp Cinnamon 

1 tsp Sea Salt

1/2 Cup Chocolate Peanut Butter

1/4 Cup Monk Fruit (or Stevia)

Rinse and drain Butter beans if you aren’t cooking them yourself.  

Soak with 1 TBSP salt for 12-24 Hours.  Change water after 12 hours, continue soaking.  Rinse and drain.  Add to the Crock pot with distilled water (preferably) and slow cook on low for about 8-10 hours.

Drain off about 80% of water.

Add all ingredients to Food Processor and blend well.  

You can add more Coconut Milk if you want a thinner consistency. 

*Any nut butter will be ok, you can use plain sunflower or almond butter and add 1/4 cup raw cacao and 1/4 Cup Monk Fruit to make it chocolate flavored

Chocolate Chai Seed Pudding

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Vegan, Gluten Free

Happily serves 1

ALL ORGANIC INGREDIENTS 

1 Cup unsweetened Vanilla Almond or Coconut Milk

1 TBSP Raw Cacao

1 tsp Maple Extract

1 TBSP Monk Fruit or stevia

2 TBSP Chia Seeds

Optional: Top with Mint leaves just before serving

Add all ingredients to a mason jar, let chill (gel) isn’t he fridge overnight preferably.