Chocolate Almond Peanut Butter Protein Balls!!

Chocolate Almond Peanut Butter Protein Balls!!

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Do you ever have one of those entirely, empty bottomless pits hunger kind of days? I did, and made these PB Chocolate Almond Protein Balls WHILE dinner was cooking... Super easy & quick to whip up to prevent hanger strikes. What you'll need (pretty much essentials in our house) 1/2 cup of peanut butter 1 tbsp of chia seedss 1 tbsp of your fav honey (our's is TruBee Honey!! If you haven't tried it, go for it, it's amazing & local. Will def help with any allergies you may be having in TN) Start with a 1/4 cup of your...

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Bourbon. Pecan. Rice. Krispy. Treats.

Bourbon. Pecan. Rice. Krispy. Treats.

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That's right, Bourbon Pecan Rice Krispy Treats. And they're worth every single calorie!! 1 box of Rice Krispy Cereal 1 bag of mini marshmallows 1 stick of butter Now, Phillip of Southern Fatty (go check out his Instagram profile, foodporn galore!!) adds a 1/4 tsp of vanilla.. genuis!!  I added in a splash of Bourbon to make it a bit more boozy & fun 1 Bag of your favorite Nola Granola, I used Bourbon Pecan Didja know that we soak the pecans in real bourbon for a full 24 hours prior to baking in with the granola? They are like...

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Salted Caramel Granola & Sautéed Apples Pancakes

Salted Caramel Granola & Sautéed Apples Pancakes

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  We only have one Trader Joe's currently in Nashville & when I go there, I buy pretty much everything... including their fantastic pancake mix. It is the healthiest (no odd sounding words that I need Google's help) & best tasting quick pancake mix I have found so far. With their pancake mix, I usually doctor it up a little bit to taste like actually handmade.. not hand poured from a box! With the liquid measurements, I do milk vs water & always add in vanilla & brown sugar (light or dark, they're both great). I've found that these simple...

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Chocolate Almond Nola Granola Popcorn

Chocolate Almond Nola Granola Popcorn

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This is such a simple & DELICIOUS recipe, I'm almost upset I didn't figure this out sooner! I used air popped popcorn with a bit of oil & kernels within a brown paper bag, though any would do.  1/2 cup of unpopped popcorn kernals 1 teaspoon oil Add salt for taste Mix together to get the kernals covered Pour into a brown paper bag, and turn down the flaps to close it Cook in the microwave for 2.5 to 3 minutes until you hear pauses about 2 seconds in between pops.   To make the chocolate sauce: Melt 1 tablespoon...

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Bourbon Pecan Apple Crumble

Bourbon Pecan Apple Crumble

Monday Mornings always have me dreaming of needing a second Sunday.. you know, one with a great late lie in, waking up to the smell of coffee & the idea of creating a delicious dish with Nola Granola. Today I'm featuring a super sweet & easy recipe I thought up prior to Thanksgiving when I was getting ecstatic about the holiday season: The Bourbon Pecan Apple Crisp   This recipe can be easily made for a large crowd or for an individual indulgent sess, this is for one serving: Slice an apple, I used Granny Smith - the tartness will offset &...

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