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Simply Made Archive for: ‘holidays’
Cranberry & Pistachio Granola

PERFECT for the holidays….. I love to make a BIG batch of granola and share it among family & friends. Simply place into  mason jars, add a rustic  homemade tag and you have a simple hostess gift made from the heart! Ingredients 4 cups large flake oats 1 cups unsweetened shredded coconut 1 cup raw …

Simply Made Cinnamon Roll Bread

Mmm the smell of cinnamon rolls baking fills the house with yumminess!! Perfect for Christmas morning!! Bread 2 cups whole wheat flour 1 Tbsp baking powder 1/2 tsp himalayan salt 1/3 cup  coconut sugar 1 egg (room temperature) 1 cup unsweetened almond milk 2 tsp pure vanilla extract 1/3 cup plain greek yogurt Swirl 1/3 …

Chocolate Gingerbread Cookie Protein Balls

Perfect holiday treat….all the yummy flavor of your favorite gingerbread cookie, without the extra sugar! Ingredients 1 1/2 cups plain almonds 1 cup large flake oats 2 scoops vanilla protein powder 1/4 cup molasses 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp ground ginger 1/2 tsp cloves 1 Tbsp pure vanilla extract 1/3 cup Water 3 squares 85% …

Gingerbread Granola

If you like gingerbread cookies, you are going to LOVE this gingerbread granola! Great with a little unsweetened almond milk, on-top of greek yogurt or simply as a snack on it’s own. Ingredients 6 cups large flake oats 1½ cups raw pecans 3 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp ground ginger 1 tsp himalayan salt ½ cup …

Cranberry Sauce

So simple and so yummy! Ingredients 12 oz fresh cranberries 1 cup water 1/2 cup organic honey Dash of cinnamon 5 drops of orange essential oils ( or the zest of an orange) Directions Place all ingredients into a pot and cook on med-high heat for about 30 mins. Once liquid is almost cooked down, …

Vanilla Coconut Macaroons

Ingredients 3 cups unsweetened organic shredded coconut 2 scoops vanilla protein powder (I like Kaizen Naturals) 1/2 cup egg whites 1 tsp pure vanilla extract Directions Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Place all ingredients into a bowl and mix until fully combined. Drop by  a table or teaspoonful …

Christmas Tree Veggie Platter

Such a Fun & Festive way to eat your veggies! Ingredients Yellow pepper ( sliced) Broccoli pieces Grape Tomatoes Carrots (peeled & sliced) Cauliflower Directions On a large platter or cutting board, create a “star” with the  pepper slices . Next shape a “tree” with the broccoli pieces. Top  the broccoli with the grape tomatoes …

Candy Cane Popcorn

You can’t always be NICE…here is a NAUGHTY (but yummy) recipe for the Holidays!! And as my daughter likes to say ” It simply isn’t Christmas without Candy Cane Popcorn“. Ingredients Plain air popped popcorn ( about 8-10 cups ) 2 cups white chocolate pieces 1 Tbsp coconut oil Crushed peppermint candy canes Directions Line …

Simply Made “Turtles”

Mmmm Anyone who knows me, knows I LOVE Turtles….the chocolate covered ones!! …But I love even more knowing what is in my food…so I created my own version of this yummy treat! Ingredients 1/2 cup dark chocolate (pieces) 21 pecan halves 7 dates Himalayan salt Directions Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Place 3 …

Simply Made Overnight Baked French Toast

Simply Made Overnight Baked French Toast ….the PERFECT, no fuss,  stress free breakfast ~  SIMPLY, prep the night before, and bake in the morning! Ingredients 12 slices whole grain bread (cubed) 2 cups blueberries or mixed berries (frozen or fresh) 2 cups unsweetened almond milk 2 tsp pure vanilla extract 1 Tbsp coconut sugar 1 tsp …