Good things come in small packages.
I’ve pulled together an awesome group of ball and bite recipes for you to try out. They’re the perfect thing to have on hand for a quick snack in between meals or on the go.
We all know that hungry and rushed can be a bad combination for our diets if we’re not prepared, am I right? Most times, easy food does not equal good food. Enter the recipes in this post. Once you’ve taken a little preparation time, you’ll have some super-healthy bites on hand to enjoy guilt-free and keep you from going bonkers on a snack that will not do your body any favors. Vegan and gluten-free friends: there’s bites for you in this post, too.
Here’s the types of ingredients you can expect to find in these recipes:
- Nut Butters
- Chia Seeds
- Whey Protein
- Flax and Hemp Seeds
Sounds good, right? These bites will hit the spot. They’ll keep you feeling full, and give you the energy you’ll need to get through your busy day.
Collage photo credit: Purely Twins, Fit Foodie Finds, Slim Sanity, Uproot from Oregon
30 Protein Balls Recipes
Healthy Energy Bites!
Cherry Chocolate Chip balls from Is This Really My Life
(Raw/Vegan/Paleo) Cake batter balls & Pumpkin Pie Protein Truffles from Purely Twins
Blueberry Vanilla Energy Balls from Chelsea’s Healthy Kitchen
Gluten-free and Vegan Brownie Cookie Dough Bites from Fit Foodie Finds
Vanilla Chia energy bites from FitFluential
Superfood Energy Balls (with chia) from Eating Bird Food
Cinnamon Bun Bites (Gluten Free) from Cotter Crunch
Crispy Peanut Butter Balls from Uproot from Oregon
Vanilla Peanut Butter Energy Bites from Slim Sanity
Coco Bites from Live Fit Love Food
Chocolate Cherry Bites from Delights and Delectables
French Vanilla Coconut Bites from NOW Foods
RAW Chocolate and Almond Butter Power Balls from Run Lift Yoga
Chocolate Protein Puffed Rice Bites from Running Escapades
Gingerbread Protein Bites from The Lean Green Bean
Chocolate Pea-Protein Balls from On Tap for Today
Coconut Orange Date Balls from Sensual Appeal Blog
Vegan Breakfast Cookie Bites from Nora Tobin
Birthday Cake Batter Balls from FitFluential
Cashew Apricot Power Protein Balls from Side of Sneakers
Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Bites from Friday Love Song
Cashew Butter & Berries Energy Bites from NOW Foods
Protein Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bites from Rachael Novello
Healthy Pumpkin Pie Bites from Friday Love Song
Maple Vanilla Chip Oat Balls from Chocolate Covered Diamonds
Raw Key Lime Pistachio Bites from The Healthy Maven
Superfood Paleo Truffle Bites from Fresh Fit n Healthy
Healthier Coconut Rum Balls from Fresh Fit n Healthy
PB&J Energy Bites from Amee’s Savory Dish
No Bake Protein Nut Butter Balls from Peanut Butter Fingers
Other ideas for snack foods you can grab on the go:
- Prewashed and cut fruit and veggies
- A handful of almonds
- A hard boiled egg – make a batch in advance for the week.
- String cheese
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