Have you seen the documentary “Forks Over Knives”?
If you haven’t, go now! Don’t come back until you’ve seen the whole thing- it’s life changing!
That being said.. My version would have been “Spoons Over Knives”.
I use 100x more spoons because of how often I’m eating PB straight from the jar 🤐
It might sound like a joke (because I’m naturally hilarious, ya know? 😉), but I’m dead serious.
- No time for a snack? Spoonful of peanut butter
- Hungry at midnight? Spoonful of peanut butter
- Feeling hangry and ready to kill someone? Hold up.. let me get some peanut butter (before I make any rash decisions…)
This dog cupcake recipe (a pupcake recipe, if you will..) is perfect for celebrating your fur-baby’s birthday, adopt-iversary, or pretty much anything! With peanut butter, carrots, and hints of cinnamon, your pooch will go nuts for these simple treats. We made these for our pup’s second birthday, and she practically inhaled hers!
I am shocked it took me this long to write another cupcake recipe. After all, I am the self-proclaimed king of cupcakes! What flavor pairings do I crave? What kind of frosting would I want? How do Dark Chocolate Coffee Cupcakes sound!? (Now I just have to figure out how to stop myself from eating them all!)
It’s no secret that I love combining chocolate with nut-butters. I’m in heaven with all of these peanut butter bar recipes everywhere! Every cafe and blog seem to be pumping the peanut butter-chocolate deliciousness out by the truckload. Unfortunately, they are usually more “candy” than snack-bar. From GMO-laden corn syrup, to powdered sugar, it’s no wonder why people are addicted. Wanting to create a healthier peanut butter bar recipe, I quickly headed to the test-kitchen.
- My recipe needed to be
- Refined sugar-free
- Packed with protein
- Great for whenever
- Topped with a thick layer of chocolate (duh!)
Finally! A peanut butter bar recipe you don’t feel guilty eating.
This peanut butter bar recipe is packed full of protein, healthy omegas, and (of course) chocolaty deliciousness! I chose to omit powdered sugar and corn syrup in lieu of agave, oat flour instead of all-purpose, and added hemp seeds for an irresistible texture. More impressive than the nutrition-profile is the taste! A crunchy chocolate shell atop velvet peanut butter combine for a perfect anytime-snack!
Speaking of dark chocolate, did you know it makes for an incredible pre-workout? Along with the countless other health benefits, it’s just another reason to be eating more chocolate.
Pre-workout, post-workout.. eat ’em whenever!
I like to munch a couple of these before hitting the gym, or even a particularly difficult/lengthy yoga session. I find the protein content keeps me satiated for a good hour (or two!). The creamy peanut butter almost melts in your mouth under the crunch of the dark chocolate for an absolute irresistible snack. Unfortunately, they only lasted 2 days in my house (they’re THAT good!) Luckily it takes less than 30 minutes to mix, melt, and pour so I always have some on hand 😉