My kids are pretty excited that I let them have Ice Cream for Breakfast. This is an incredibly easy and healthy recipe that really shows how powerful the Vitamix is. So healthy we can serve it at breakfast!
2 frozen bananas (for easy blending, slice and freeze for at least 30 minutes)
12 frozen strawberries
1/2 – 3/4 cup whole milk
1/2 tsp. of vanilla
Toss frozen bananas, then frozen strawberries into the Vitamix, then add 1/2 cup of milk. The trick is to use the tamper constantly to make this recipe. It will be loud and angry, but the results are yummy! Start blending low and then move up to high, constantly tamper-ing the contents down until you get a smooth creamy texture that can be scooped. (Add additional milk if needed).
We have had a fun spring break that has been full of relaxing, family time, waiting around for a nephew to be born, and playing at the park. Before school starts tomorrow, we thought we would have one more treat-fling. These are crazy-easy, surprisingly delicious, grain-free cookies! I stumbled across an easy recipe for peanut butter cookies nearly thirteen years ago, and have repeated it ever since. Tonight I tweaked it a bit and we think it’s the best version yet!
Flour-Free Peanut Butter Cup Cookies
1 cup Peanut Butter
1 cup Almond Butter
2 cups sugar
1 cup milk chocolate chips
4 tbls. additional sugar
- Preheat oven to 375 °F
- Beat 1 cup Peanut Butter, 1 cup Almond Butter, 2 cups sugar and 2 eggs together thoroughly in a large bowl.
- Gently stir in 1 cup chocolate chips
- Form dough into balls and roll each in additional sugar.
- Bake for 10-12 minutes and allow to cool thoroughly.
- Enjoy! Makes about 4 dozen cookies.
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Check out my review here. We use our Vitamix all the time. This is a refurbished model, but Vitamix usually does a great job with those. Look at this perfectly creamy banana “ice cream”! Just frozen bananas, milk, and a dash of vanilla! Yum.
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