These coconut power bites are the perfect on-the-go snack to have made ahead and prepared for times when you need something fast or easy. Coconut is the world’s most weight loss friendly fat. It contains a unique combination of fatty acids with powerful effects on metabolism. Several studies show that just by adding coconut oil to your diet, you can lose fat, especially the “dangerous” fat in the abdominal cavity.
- 1 cup finely shredded coconut, divided
- 1 cup almond butter
- 1 cup dried cranberries
- 1/2 cup raw honey
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 2 tablespoons chia seeds
- 3 drops wild orange essential oil
Place all ingredients into mixer except for half cup shredded coconut and essential oil. Stir together until well incorporated. Add essential oil. Mix until well combined. Roll into balls and coat in the other half cup of shredded coconut. You’re done! Store in the refrigerator and eat whenever you need any extra boost of energy or before a workout.