Strawberry ‘Cheesecake’ Stuffed French Toast – only 265 calories!
2 slices of Mahler’s low carb/high protein bread
100g fresh strawberries – diced
45g fat free plain cream cheese
1 egg white
1oz unsweetened almond milk
1/2tsp pure vanilla extract
1 stevia packet
Optional: sugar free maple syrup
In small microwave safe bowl mix together 35g of the diced strawberries with the stevia packet & water. Microwave for 25-30 seconds and then mash with a fork. Mix in the cream cheese until well combined – set aside. Whisk the egg, milk, cinnamon & vanilla together in a small bowl. Dip each piece of bread in the egg mixture and cook over medium heat for 2-3 minutes per side. Spread the cream cheese on one piece of the French toast, top with strawberries and the remaining piece of toast. Serve with sugar free maple syrup.
Chocolate covered Strawberry Frozen Cheesecake Bites!
66grams fat free cream cheese
36grams fat free cool whip
100grams of fresh strawberries
1 stevia packet
Amber Lyn sugar free dark chocolate chunks
Mix together the cream cheese & cool whip in a small bowl until well combined. Puree the strawberries in a food processor and stir into the cream cheese mixture. Next add in the stevia. Spoon strawberry mixture into a silicone ice cubes mold and freeze for at least 4 hours (mine made enough for 15). Once frozen, melt chocolate in small microwave safe bowl. Dip each strawberry bite into the chocolate with the help of a fork & toothpick and place on wax paper. Return to the freezer once covered in chocolate until you are ready to enjoy them!
Quick & Simple Balsamic Shrimp & Strawberry Salad!
5 raw shrimp
2 sliced strawberries
1/2tbsp olive oil
1tsp balsamic vinegar
1/8-1/4tsp minced garlic
Balsamic glaze or balsamic reduction
Bowl of spring mix
Peel and devein the shrimp and rinse in cool water. In a small bowl mix together the olive oil, balsamic vinegar, honey & minced garlic – set aside. Slice up the strawberries and layer in a bowl with the spring mix and pecans (toasting them is optional). Heat a small skillet over medium heat. Lightly salt the shrimp and once the pan is hot add in the sauce mixture and then the shrimp. Cook each side until it turns pink – be careful because they cook QUICKLY! Add shrimp to premade salad and drizzle with balsamic glaze.
Fun kids ‘Flower Box’ afternoon snack!
Afternoon snack for my little guy! Strawberry & Banana flowers sitting in a rice crispy treat, Nutella & Oreo flower box!
Cinnamon & Sugar Tortilla Bowls filled with Strawberry Greek Yogurt & fresh Fruit!
Breakfast for my little guy!
1 Ole Xtreme low carb tortilla
1tsp Paleo Butter (stay tuned for a new product spotlight, it’s amazing!)
1 container of fat free strawberry Greek yogurt
Fresh fruit of choice
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Cut two smaller circles out of the tortilla. Mix together the cinnamon and stevia on a small paper plate. Melt the Paleo Butter (@paleobutter) in the microwave for 25 seconds. Brush both sides of the tortillas with the butter and then dip them into the cinnamon sugar. Place in ramekins that have been sprayed with cooking spray and bake for 20 minutes or until crispy. Fill each cup with yogurt and top with fruit!
‘Goji Goodness’ Protein Smoothie! You may not be familiar with Goji Berries but let me tell you why you should be! See below for how awesome these little berries are!
2tbsp (14grams) TruVibe Organics Goji Berries
1 frozen banana
1 cup frozen strawberries
1 cup unsweetened vanilla almond milk
1 scoop Plant Fusion vanilla protein powder
1/2 cup fat free vanilla greek yogurt
1 packet of stevia
Optional: 1/4tsp xanthan gum (makes it so creamy!)
Blend all ingredients in a blender & ENJOY!
Goji Berries are the most nutritionally dense fruit on Earth because they contain all essential amino acids and have the highest concentration of protein of any fruit. They are also loaded with vitamin C, contain more carotenoids than any other food, have twenty-one trace minerals, and are high in fiber. Boasting 15 times the amount of iron found in spinach, as well as calcium, zinc, selenium and many other important trace minerals. This amazing little superfruit also contains natural anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial and anti-fungal compounds. Their powerful antioxidant properties and polysaccharides help to boost the immune system.
I use a Ninja Blender for all of my smoothies & I am extremely happy with it!
Strawberry & Chocolate Fruit ‘Nachos’ – 150 calories! Another day, another quick & simple rice cake treat!
Another day, another quick & simple rice cake treat!
20grams Quaker Mini Chocolate Rice Cakes
75grams fat free vanilla Greek yogurt
80grams fresh strawberries
Sugar free chocolate sauce
Cut up strawberries & layer with greek yogurt on top of the chocolate rice cakes. Drizzle with sugar free chocolate sauce.