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Chef Ahmed's Homemade Hot Chocolate Recipe

There’s nothing better than hot chocolate in the winter, right?? I decided to try to learn a homemade recipe and wanted to share with you. Most of you guys were interested in learning this recipe too, so here it is.From: Chef Ahmed Ingredients:⅓ cups Unsweetened Cocoa Powder½ cup of White Sugar1 pinch of Salt½ cup boiling Water3 ½ cups of Milk½ teaspoon Vanilla Extract (brand: Simply Organic - non alcoholic)optional (but not really!) : Marshmallows, Whipped Cream, Chocolate Powder Method: Combine the cocoa powder, sugar and a pinch of salt in a saucepan. Mix together. Add in the boiling water and continue to mix. Turn on medium heat and bring the mixture to a soft boil while you stir. Let...

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Healthy 'No Bake' Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

I’m always looking for healthy quick and easy recipes to have on hand when hunger strikes! Something the kids can grab when they’ve got a craving for something sweet or an after-dinner snack. These healthy no-bake cookies tick all the boxes. Quick and easy to make, yummy with just the right amount of sweetness. The best part is they require NO BAKING. A lot of times I’ll just prep the first steps and the kids can do the rest! Ingredients: 1/2 cup Creamy Peanut Butter 1/4 cup Coconut Oil 1/4 cup Coconut Sugar  2 tbsp Raw Cacao Powder 1 teaspoon Vanilla Extract Pinch of Salt 2 tablespoons Maple Syrup 1/2 cup Shredded Coconut 1 cup and 1/4 Old Fashioned Oats...

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