06 Jul Chocolate Chip Cookies
Kids will love these Chocolate Chip Cookies, they are the perfect healthy snack when you need a quick pick me up. They’re great for work or the kids’ lunch boxes.
How Almond Meal Benefits Healthy Children
Almond flour is a popular alternative to traditional wheat flour. It’s gluten-free, packed with nutrients and has a slightly sweeter taste.
Almond flour may also provide more health benefits than traditional wheat flour.
Almond flour is made from ground almonds – this involves blanching almonds in boiling water to remove the skins, then grinding and sifting them into a fine flour.
Almond flour is particularly rich in vitamin E, a group of fat-soluble vitamin. Magnesium is another nutrient that’s abundant in almond flour. It’s involved in many processes in your child’s body and may provide several benefits, including better sleep and managing blood sugars for improved focus and concentration.
Chocolate Chip Cookies
Pre-heat your oven to 180 degrees.
In a mixing bowl, combine almond meal, baking soda and salt.
In a seperate bowl, combine coconut oil, maple syrup, eggs, vanilla and whisk to bring together.
Pour wet ingredients into dry and stir until completely combined into a batter. Stir in chocolate chips.
On a tray lined with baking paper - dollop tablespoon sized chunks of the cookie batter with space between to expand.
Bake for 13-15 minutes and allow to cool.