Apple Pie Energy Balls (low sugar – no bake)

Jessica Penner, RDDessert, Recipes, SnackLeave a Comment

These energy balls are a convenient snack that provide a good balance of complex carbs, healthy fats, and filling protein! They’re low sugar and super easy to make: no food processor or baking required! why these energy balls are a smart choice Most of the energy ball recipes I’ve seen and tasted have been UBER sweet. There’s energy balls, and then there’s sugar balls. You might as well snack on candy! So I set out to create a tasty treat that with just enough sweetness… an energy ball that gets its energy from more than just sugar. It was a … Read More

Chai Latte Energy Balls (low sugar – no bake)

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energy balls chai latte

These energy balls are a convenient snack that provide a good balance of complex carbs, healthy fats, and filling protein! They’re low sugar and super easy to make: no food processor or baking required! why these energy balls are a smart choice Most of the energy ball recipes I’ve seen and tasted have been UBER sweet. There’s energy balls, and then there’s sugar balls. You might as well snack on candy! So I set out to create a tasty treat that with just enough sweetness… an energy ball that gets its energy from more than just sugar. It was a … Read More

Pumpkin Spice Energy Balls (low sugar – no bake)

Jessica Penner, RDDessert, Recipes, Snack2 Comments

energy balls pumpkin spice

These energy balls are a convenient snack that provide a good balance of complex carbs, healthy fats, and filling protein! They’re low sugar and super easy to make: no food processor or baking required! why these energy balls are a smart choice Most of the energy ball recipes I’ve seen and tasted have been UBER sweet. There’s energy balls, and then there’s sugar balls. You might as well snack on candy! So I set out to create a tasty treat that with just enough sweetness… an energy ball that gets its energy from more than just sugar. It was a … Read More

15 low sugar, no bake energy balls you NEED in your life!

Jessica Penner, RDDessert, Recipes, Snack4 Comments

energy balls 15 varieties

For years I sat back and watched friends, family, Pinteresters, bloggers, grandmothers, YOU NAME IT, make energy balls while I had 0% interest in taking part in the trend. I figured if I wanted a cookie, I’d make cookies. If I wanted granola bars, I’d make granola bars. Why fuss with forming dough into finnicky little balls? It seemed like more work than payoff. But then, all of a sudden, I had the urge to make some energy balls and, with one bite, I knew exactly what the big deal was! Energy balls are amazing! They’re not like cookies or … Read More

Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Energy Balls (low sugar)

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energy balls oatmeal raisin cookie

These energy balls are a convenient snack that provide a good balance of complex carbs, healthy fats, and filling protein! They’re low sugar and super easy to make: no food processor or baking required! why these energy balls are a smart choice Most of the energy ball recipes I’ve seen and tasted have been UBER sweet. There’s energy balls, and then there’s sugar balls. You might as well snack on candy! So I set out to create a tasty treat that with just enough sweetness… an energy ball that gets its energy from more than just sugar. It was a … Read More

Japanese Cabbage Salad -healthy and easy

Jessica Penner, RDEntree, Meatless, Recipes, Salad6 Comments

japanese cabbage salad

Sesame and almond flavours dominate this Japanese cabbage salad filled with plenty of veggies and healthy plant proteins and fats.  We’ve been eating this salad literally everyday for the past week.  Because it’s THAT GOOD and we can’t get enough of it. But, also because there’s enough here to feed an army and we’ve only got 2 1/2 people in our house…. Make sure you have a large bowl ready for this one! It’s a perfect recipe to bring to a potluck and feed a crowd. Because it’s THAT BIG. But, also because it tastes best on the first day. … Read More