chocolate coconut recipes

Almond Joy Protein Smoothie

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Now that the hot weather here in Florida has come into full swing, my cravings for something cold have been tremendous! Of course I would love to reach into the freezer for a scoop or three of ice cream, but we all know that isn’t reality. To save my waistline and all of the added calories that I would consume from eating delicious frozen sweet treats, I decided to whip up a chilled protein smoothie. I love protein smoothies and all of the crazy creations that you can make – just let your imagination go wild! Chocolate and coconut have […]

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Chocolate Coconut Protein Bread

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Protein is an essential element that should be consumed on a daily basis in order to sustain proper nutrition, maintain muscle mass, and help build muscle. Sometimes trying to eat five to six well balanced meals per day is tough, so I decided it was time to come up with a recipe for protein bread that would be great for on-the-go! I included both coconut oil and shredded coconut into this recipe for added health benefits. Coconut oil is a good source of health fats and made up of medium chain triglycerides which are used in the body as energy. […]

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