Category Archives: Snacks

Chocolate Avocado Pudding

Creamy and smooth chocolate avocado pudding. This rich and healthy chocolate pudding is amazing! Keto, THM-S, Gluten-free, Dairy-free, Sugar-free.

Dairy-free creamy chocolate pudding that is on plan with Trim Healthy Mama and Keto

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Bowl of creamy chocolate pudding made with avocados. Healthy and delicious!

This pudding is one of my favorite foods ever! I love chocolate and avocados together. Put these two together and you have a powerhouse of nutrition and taste!

You can use cocoa powder or raw cacao powder. Either will taste great, but if you want to pack an extra nutritional boost go for the raw cacao.

 

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Chocolate Avocado Pudding

Bowl of creamy chocolate pudding made with avocados. Healthy and delicious!

Creamy and delicious chocolate pudding made with avocados. Sugar-free and dairy-free. Keto, THM-S

  • Author: MamaShire
  • Category: Dessert

Ingredients

  • 3 small avocados
  • 1/2 cup cashew milk, almond or coconut milk
  • 1/2 cup non-GMO erythritol
  • 1/2 teaspoon Now Better Stevia
  • 2 tablespoons raw cacao
  • 3/4 teaspoons vanilla
  • pinch of Himalayan salt

Instructions

  1. Put avocados in the blender first and then add other ingredients. Blend slowly to start with so the cacao powder blends and doesn’t just fly all over the bender. After the cacao is blending in turn up the blender and blend well. You may need to scrape down the sides. Just be sure to get all of the avocado blended.

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Low-fat peanut butter treat. Made with defatted peanut flour.

Frosted Lemonade - dairy-free, copycat recipe for Chick-Fil-A Frosted Lemonade.

Dairy-free creamy chocolate pudding that is on plan with Trim Healthy Mama and Keto

 

 

Air-Fried Kale Chips

Easy to make Air-Fried Kale Chips. Using an air-fryer makes this so quick and fuss free! Gluten-free, Dairy-free, Low-carb, Keto, Trim Healthy Mama Fuel Pull.

Air-Fried Kale Chips in a serving bowl.

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Air-Fried Kale Chips ingredients - avocado oil in a spritzer, nutritional yeast, kale, Himalayan salt, and an air-fryer.

All you need are just a few ingredients and an Air Fryer to make these crunchy, delicious kale chips. These kale chips have just three ingredients added to the kale for a delicious flavor – nutritional yeast, Himalayan salt, and avocado oil. I put the avocado oil in my EVO Sprayer to spritz the oil onto the kale, it’s simple and easy to use!

Kale chips before they are air-fried.

Use your hands and gently massage the oil and spices onto the kale pieces. Your hands will get a bit messy, but they’ll clean up easy, so don’t get too bothered by getting oil on them.

Kale chips in an air-fryer.

Place half of the kale into the basket of the fryer. Your air fryer should have a wire rack that fits inside the basket, place that on top of the kale. As the kale cooks it will get lighter and want to swirl around a bit inside your fryer’s basket. The wire rack will keep them in place.

Air-Fried kale chips in a bowl.

After just 5 minutes at 350° the kale chips ready and delicious!

Air-fried kale chips that are gluten-free and dairy-free.

Trim Healthy Mama’s these kale chips are an Fuel Pull.

 

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Air-Fried Kale Chips

Air-Fried Kale Chips

Quick and easy to make kale chips in an air fryer.

  • Author: MamaShire

Ingredients

1 bunch kale
avocado oil or olive oil in a spritzer
3 tablespoons nutritional yeast
1/4 teaspoon Himalayan salt

Instructions

Rinse kale and dry it with paper towels or flour sack towel. I like to use kitchen shears to cut off the stem, but a knife will work too. Tear leaves into pieces around 3 inches long and in width. They will shrink as they cook so be sure to have a nice size to begin with.

Place in large bowl and spritz with oil about 10-12 times. Sprinkle with nutritional yeast and salt. Then use your hands to mix it up and massage in the oil and seasoning. Your hands will get messy, but that’s okay just wash them and you’re good to go.

Place half of the kale into the basket of your air fryer. Your air fryer should have come with a wire rack that fits inside the basket. Place that over the kale. This will keep it from blowing around as it becomes dry and lightweight.

Cook it at 350° for 5 minutes. Remove from air-fryer and place in a serving bowl. Repeat with second half of kale.

Enjoy! Make some more tomorrow.

Notes

If there are any pieces that you think are not crisp enough you can put those pieces back in and cook for one more minute. But keep in mind they will cook quick and could get a little burned, so keep an eye on them.

You can experiment with different spices to get make your favorite flavor. I sometimes add just a pinch of cayenne.

 

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Gluten-free onion rings

Air-Fried Asparagus

Strawberry Muffins (Gluten Free and Dairy Free)

Deliciously moist strawberry muffins make for a great breakfast, brunch, or quick snack. Gluten-free, Dairy-free, Sugar-free, THM-S, Keto

Strawberry Muffins - Gluten-free, dairy-free, Trim Healthy Mama-S

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Strawberry Muffins Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, Sugar-Free

 

 

 

Strawberry Muffins Gluten-free, Dairy-free, Sugar-free, THM-S

 

Strawberry Muffins Gluten-free, Dairy-free, Sugar-free, THM-S

 

Strawberry Muffins Gluten-free, Dairy-free, Sugar-free, THM-S

Muffins are really easy to make and they’re one of my favorite things to bake. Easy and scrumptious!

These muffins have one cup of chopped strawberries and it makes for a very moist muffin if you prefer a drier muffin you can lower the amount of strawberries to 3/4 cup.

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Strawberry Muffins

Strawberry Muffins Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, Sugar-Free
  • Author: MamaShire
  • Category: Breakfast

Ingredients

  • 2 cups blanched almond flour
  • 1/4 cup coconut flour
  • 1/2 cup non-GMO erythritol
  • 1/2 teaspoon Now Better Stevia
  • 1 teaspoon aluminum-free baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon Himalayan salt
  • 6 eggs
  • 1/2 cup coconut oil, melted
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup strawberries, fresh or frozen, chopped

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 375°. Grease a 12 cup muffin pan with cooking spray or line with paper cups.
  2. Using a whisk combine the almond flour, coconut flour, erythritol, stevia, baking powder and salt in a medium mixing bowl. In a large mixing bowl, whisk the eggs, coconut oil, and vanilla extract. Blend the flour mixture into the egg mixture and mix thoroughly. Gently add in the strawberries.
  3. Fill muffin cups ¾ full.
  4. Bake muffins for 18-20 minutes, or until a toothpick stuck in the muffins comes out clean. Let muffins cool in pan for 5 minutes and then remove to a wire rack. Serve warm or room temperature.
Strawberry Muffins Gluten-free, Dairy-free, Sugar-free, THM-S

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Chocolate Lava Cake with a spoon dipping out the ooey-gooey center.

 

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Frosted Mocha (Dairy-Free & Sugar-Free)

Enjoy this rich and creamy Frosted Mocha for a delightful and guilt-free snack. Gluten-free, dairy-free, sugar-free, low-carb, THM-FP, Keto.

Frosted Mocha - Dairy-free, Sugar-free, Low-Carb, THM-FP

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Frosted Mocha - Dairy-free, Sugar-free, Low-Carb, THM-FP

 

Frosted Mocha - Dairy-free, Sugar-free, Low-Carb, THM-FP

This Frosted Mocha is a delicious and satisfying drink. Perfect for a snack between meals or for a big dessert.

Tips for making Frosted Mocha:

  • Keep an eye on the carbs in your cocoa powder, some of them contain more carbs than others. I use raw cacao powder when I can for an added healthy benefit, but it isn’t necessary to enjoy this delightful drink.
  • The added collagen in this drink gives you a good amount of protein to help make this a more satisfying snack. THM Integral Collagen or Custom Collagen works well in this recipe. It’s also great for your skin and joints.
  • The glucomannan helps give this drink a creamy texture. Either THM Glucomannan or Now Glucomannan would work well.
  • This drink is best enjoyed within a half-hour of making.
  • I do use a Vitamix blender and so I have a tamper that I use to push down the ice while it’s blending. If you are using a different type of blender you may need to stop the blender occasionally and use a large spoon or rubber spatula to push down the ice.

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Frosted Mocha

Frosted Mocha - Dairy-free, Sugar-free, Low-Carb, THM-FP

Enjoy this rich and creamy Frosted Mocha for a delightful and guilt-free snack. Gluten-free, dairy-free, sugar-free, low-carb, THM-FP

  • Author: MamaShire
  • Yield: 1 quart
  • Category: Drinks

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup brewed coffee
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened almond milk
  • 2 tablespoons collagen
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons cocoa powder or raw cocoa, if possible
  • 1/2 teaspoon Better Stevia or 2 “doonks” of Trim Healthy Mama Stevia
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 pinches Himalayan or sea salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon glucomannan
  • 3 cups ice cubes

Instructions

  1. Place coffee, almond milk, collagen, cocoa, stevia, vanilla, and salt in blender and blend on low. Continue blending on low and slowly add in 1/2 teaspoon of glucomannan. Blend for an additional 30 seconds.
  2. Stop blender and add in ice cubes and blend until smooth and creamy.
  3. This is best enjoyed within a half hour of making.

*This recipe is adapted from the Fat Stripping Frappa recipe in the original Trim Healthy Mama Book.

Delicious Frosted Mocha in ball jar with metal straw.

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Blueberry Vanilla Scones - Keto, Dairy-free, Gluten-free, THM-S

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Yellow Squash Snack Cake

Yellow Squash Snack Cake. Yellow squash makes this snack cake moist and delicious! Gluten-free, Grain-free option, Dairy-free, Sugar-free, Low-Carb, THM-S.

Yellow Squash Snack Cake - Dairy-free, Sugar-free, Gluten-free, THM-S

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Yellow Squash Snack Cake - Tastes like a yummy pound cake. Dairy-free, Gluten-free, Sugar-free, Low-carb, THM-S

 

Yellow Squash Snack Cake - Tastes like a yummy pound cake. Dairy-free, Gluten-free, Sugar-free, Low-carb, THM-S

This simple to make snack cake makes me think a lot of a pound cake, but without all the sugar. The yellow squash makes this cake nice and moist and the combination of almond flour and the THM Baking Blend gives it the perfect texture. This cake is delicious even without icing. My favorite way to serve it is plain or with a berry sauce.

While summer squash is in season, I like to freeze it in 2 cup portions so that I can easily make baked goods throughout the year using squash. Most of the time we think of using zucchini in cakes, but yellow squash works just as well, especially if you’re wanting a lighter color of cake.

It’s simple to freeze summer squash.

  • Peel or leave peeling, the choice is yours. There are more nutrients in the peeling, but if you don’t want the extra yellow or green color you can peel them first.
  • Cut out seedy centers.
  • Shred. This is easiest done in a food processor. This food processor is the one that I use.
  • Freeze in 2-cup portions in freezer bags.
  • To use, thaw on counter or place in a bowl of water for a few hours thaw. Drain excess water off before using in recipe.

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Yellow Squash Snack Cake

Yellow Squash Snack Cake - Dairy-free, Sugar-free, Gluten-free, THM-S

Yellow squash makes this snack cake moist and delicious! Gluten-free, Grain-free option, Dairy-free, Sugar-free, Low-Carb, THM-S.

  • Author: MamaShire
  • Yield: 9 servings
  • Category: Dessert

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°. Grease a 9″ or 8″ square baking pan with coconut oil spray.
  2. Use a mixer to whisk eggs in a large bowl. Add in almond flour, baking blend, sweetener, baking powder, and salt. Mix thoroughly.
  3. Add in squash and mix for 2 minutes until the squash is incorporated throughout the batter.
  4. Bake for 45 minutes. Test center with a cake tester or toothpick for doneness.
  5. Can be served alone, with berry sauce, or with icing of choice.

Notes

*Homemade Sweetener – 1 cup Non-GMO Erythritol + 1 teaspoon Now Better Stevia

You might also like my Sugar-Free Strawberry Sauce.

Sugar-free Strawberry Sauce - low-carb, THM-FP, gluten-free

Yellow Squash Snack Cake - Gluten-free, Dairy-free, THM-S

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Sweet & Salty Popcorn (Sugar-Free)

Sweet & Salty Popcorn (Sugar-free) A little bit of sweet and little bit of salt – perfect for guilt-free snacking. Dairy-free, Gluten-free, THM-E

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My girls and I went to a Gluten-Free Expo last month in Indianapolis and had such a good time trying all the samples of gluten-free foods. There was a lot of yummy food, but it wasn’t the type of gluten-free food that we normally eat. There was a lot of sugar. It’s not something I would want to do everyday, but once a year. Yeah.

Sweet and Salty Popcorn - MamaShire

One of the samples that we came home with was a little bag of sweet popcorn. Good thing it was a little bag, it would have been hard to stop. After looking at the ingredient list, I thought it would be quick and easy to duplicate, but make it sugar-free! So here it is – sugar-free sweet & salty popcorn!

Sweet and Salty Popcorn Ingredients - MamaShire

 

Sweet and Salty Popcorn - MamaShire

Tips for making Sweet & Salty Popcorn:

  • Use an air popper to pop your popcorn.
  • Blend your choice of sweetener in a blender or coffee grinder to a powder consistency.
  • Use organic or Non-GMO popping corn if possible.
  • I use Spectrum Coconut Spray Oil. I have found that Walmart carries it at the lowest price.
  • For Trim Healthy Mamas, keep your serving size to 4 cups or under. This would be for an occasional E snack.
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Sweet & Salty Popcorn

Sweet and Salty Popcorn - MamaShire
  • Author: MamaShire
  • Category: Snacks

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. To make powdered homemade sweetener, blend the sweetener in a blender or coffee grinder until powdered.
  2. Put popped corn in large bowl or pan. Spray over the popcorn for about 3-5 seconds and then sprinkle on about 1 tablespoon of powdered sweetener and the sea salt. Stir with two large spoons. Spray over the popcorn again for about 3-5 seconds and sprinkle another tablespoon of sweetener over the popcorn. Stir and repeat. Taste to see if it is sweet enough. If not, repeat process. You may need to spray the popcorn 2-3 more times and stir to get all the popcorn sweetened.

Notes

*homemade sweetener – 1 cup non-GMO erythritol + 1 teaspoon Now Better stevia mixed together.

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Peanut Butter Treat (Low Fat)

Peanut Butter Treat - Sugar-free, Low-carb, Low-fat

A yummy, low-fat peanut butter treat perfect for a snack or for dipping apples. Quick and easy to make. Gluten-free, dairy-free, and sugar-free. Trim Healthy Mama-FP

Low-fat peanut butter treat. Made with defatted peanut flour.

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You know that moment when you just want a little something yummy and sweet, but not too sweet, this peanut butter treat will fit the bill. It’s a single serve size that is quick to make with low-fat peanut flour, water, erythritol, and stevia. No gluten, no dairy, no eggs, no sugar – just yum.

Peanut Butter Treat Low Fat - MamaShire.com

Stir the ingredients together and you’re all set.

Peanut Butter Treat Low Fat - MamaShire.com

You can make it however thick you would like by how much water you add to the mix. Start with a tablespoon of water and then slowly add more as you need it.

Peanut Butter Treat Low Fat - MamaShire.com

Enjoy this by itself or use it for a delicious low-fat dip for apples or bananas. You could also dip cookies in it or drizzle it over a THM on-plan ice cream. Hmm, think of the possibilities.

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Peanut Butter Treat (Low Fat)

Low-fat peanut butter treat.

A single serve yummy treat. Enjoy it by itself for an FP treat or use it as a dip.

  • Author: MamaShire
  • Prep Time: 2 mins
  • Total Time: 2 mins
  • Yield: 1 single serve
  • Category: Dessert

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Stir peanut flour, 1 tablespoon water, and sweetener in a small bowl. Slowly add in another tablespoon of water till you get your desired thickness.
  2. Enjoy on its own or as a dip.

Notes

*homemade sweetener – 1 cup erythritol + 1 teaspoon stevia mixed together.

You might also enjoy: Delicious Mock Chick-Fil-A Frosted Lemonade with extra lemons.

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