Monthly Archives: August 2016

3-Ingredient Chocolate Fudge Frosting

I can’t believe these three simple ingredients createย such a thick, decadent frosting.

It’s vegan, low-fat, gluten free, refined sugar-free, and so quick + easy.


I made this recipe intending to use it on a single-serving cake, so feel free to double or triple the recipe as needed.

SERVES: 2 (55 calories – 1.5 F / 15 C / 1.5 P per serving)

INGREDIENTS:

1/3 cup cocoa powder (30 g)

3 stevia packets (1 stevia packet = 2 teaspoons sweetener)

1 Tablespoon pure maple syrup (15 ml)

3 Tablespoons water (45 ml)

DIRECTIONS:

In a small bowl, mix together cocoa powder and stevia. Add maple syrup. Slowly add water a little bit at a time until you reach the desired consistency. Add extra stevia to taste, if needed. Frost cake, and enjoy!

Pictured: Chocolate Cake for One from The Healthy Cake Cookbook frosted with 3-Ingredient Chocolate Fudge Frosting.

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Xo,

Sarah

 

High-Protein Cookie Dough Milkshake

All the flavor of classic chocolate chip cookie dough wrapped into a creamy, high-protein milkshake.

This milkshake is perfect as a quick breakfast option, post-workout fuel, afternoon snack, or a guilt-free dessert. Let’s be honest – there is never a bad time for cookie dough.

High Protein Cookie Dough Milkshake

Pictured: Topped with dark chocolate sauce (cocoa powder, coconut oil, stevia), almond butter drizzle, coconut whipped cream, and chunks of classic chocolate chip cookie dough from The Healthy Cookie Cookbook.

SERVES: 1 (286 calories 6 F / 36 C / 33 P)

INGREDIENTS:

3/4 cup unsweetened vanilla almond milk (180 ml)

1 frozen banana, cut intoย 4-5 piecesย (100 g)

1/4 cup Greek yogurt (or vanilla frozen yogurt for an extra treat!) (57 g)

1/2 teaspoon coconut oil or ghee (2.5 g)

1/8 teaspoon vanilla extract

Pinch salt

1 scoop Slap Nutrition vanilla protein powder [discount code: SARAH] (28 g)

1 teaspoon Slap Nutrition L-Glutamine powder [*optional, for muscle recovery benefits] (5 g)

1/2 teaspoon chocolate chips (2.5 g)

DIRECTIONS:

Add the first six ingredients to a blender. Blend until combined, but not completely smooth. Add protein powder and L-Glutamine if desired. Blend until smooth. Add chocolate chips and pulse until chocolate chips are well distributed. Pour into a tall glass,ย add desired toppings, and enjoy!

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Xo,

Sarah