Yummy Power Balls

9 35 63
Ingredients Minutes Calories
Prep Cook Servings
35 min 0 min 24
Yummy Power Balls
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Ingredients


1 tbsp Coconut oil
1 tbsp Chia seeds
2 tbsp hulled Hemp seeds, shelled (or ground flaxseeds)
1 tbsp Coconut flakes
1/2 cup Peanut butter, natural
1/4 cup Molasses (or maple syrup for lighter flavour)
1 pinch Sea Salt
1 dash Cinnamon
1/4 cup Raisins, seedless (sultana) (or finely chopped apricots, optional)

Instructions


Mix ingredients in a large bowl with a rubber spatula.

Cover and put in fridge for 30 minutes.

Take out and use your hands (or even better, little hands!) to compress and roll into loonie-sized balls.

Optional: Roll the power balls through some dried coconut flakes to give them a fancy finish.

Notes:

Nishta Saxena is a Registered Dietitian, Paediatric and Family Nutritionist, founder of Vibrant Nutrition, and proud Mama of two. In her practice she helps families through all stages of nutrition. She is also a food and nutrition expert with Global National News, and makes regular contributions to CTV Your Morning, the Globe and Mail, and CBC.ca. Nishta believes that nutrition can transform lives, and it is her goal to change lives through her work.

Nutrition Facts

Per Portion

Calories 63
Calories from fat 35
Calories from saturated fat 9.5
Total Fat 3.9 g
Saturated Fat 1.1 g
Trans Fat 0.0 g
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.9 g
Monounsaturated Fat 1.3 g
Cholesterol 0
Sodium 15.4 mg
Potassium 100 mg
Total Carbohydrate 5.2 g
Dietary Fiber 0.6 g
Sugars 3.3 g
Protein 2.0 g

Dietary servings

Per Portion


Meat Alternative 0.2

Energy sources


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