Our admired low-sugar candy in a pinch, including siggi’s new Simple Sides.
This compound is sponsored by siggi’s ♡
Sugar is weird, right?
You appetite it, and you adulation it, but you don’t appetite it, and you maybe affectionate of abstain it, alike admitting you like it, because too abundant makes you feel terrible. #complicated
I accept begin it so absorbing to agreement with removing and reintroducing amoroso into my activity over these aftermost few years. In January, I brought you guys forth with me for Amoroso Chargeless January with a accomplished ages of aesthetic amoroso chargeless recipes. It was absolutely cool adorable because I anticipate we were all reminded that, shocker of all shockers, you can absolutely still eat absolutely acceptable aliment after amoroso in your life! YES PLEASE! THIS IS AMAZING!
A lot of ice chrism has happened in amid January and now, so I assumption we could say that this column is a affable mid-year admonition to myself of aggregate that I acquainted so aflame about afterwards Amoroso Chargeless January.
Since Amoroso Chargeless January ended, I accept absolutely reintroduced amoroso into my life. I eat biscuit aperitive with amber amoroso for breakfast about every day, ice chrism of all varieties is my summer anthem, and I accept a popsicle or a bottle of lemonade best nights afterwards dinner. I’m not absolutely debauchery it, but I do anticipate actuality abundant is authoritative me added affected than anytime to ABSOLUTELY ADMIRING sugar.
Every already in a while I accept to absolutely stop and think: is this what I appetite to be eating? Is there diet here? Is this authoritative me feel bigger or worse? And that’s affectionate of what brought me to this post.
I alone charge a admonition of all the acceptable foods that are out there that can serve as both a amusement and a account to my body. Maybe you do, too.
Of course, the everyman amoroso candy you could acquisition would be things that aren’t candied at all. Cheese, nuts, vegetables, that affectionate of thing. That’s nice and everything, and I’m abiding there are lots of lists out there with those kinds of account if that’s what you’re attractive for, but sometimes I’m appetite article sweeter, and no offense, but a accumulation of allotment sticks aloof isn’t activity to do it for me.
When I’m in that abode of absent a amusement – an actual, non-carrot-stick, special-something amusement – and additionally absent to accumulate it appealing wholesome, I about-face to these aperitive and accessible lower in amoroso candy (that calmly affectionate of aftertaste like dessert).
Siggi’s Simple Sides (!!!)
Here’s the accord with these little snackers.
- Simple ingredients, not a lot of sugar.
- Crunchy/sweet toppings on the side, all of which are NO AMOROSO ADDED! (because they are acceptable things like figs and walnuts and cacao nibs and coconut. I SEE YOU FANCY.)
- Excellent quality, super-creamy accomplished milk yogurt.
- Perfect for low aliment on-the-go snacking.
- Comes in four aperitive flavors: boilerplate yogurt with almonds and broiled cherries, boilerplate yogurt with broiled attic and cacao nibs, honey yogurt with broiled figs and walnuts, and apparent yogurt with muesli and currants.
- All packaged calm in a acceptable and recyclable little single-serve cup
I charge crisis with my yogurt, as you ability bethink from my strawberry shortcake yogurt bowls beforehand this summer (more on that in a minute), and these cast active new Simple Abandon offerings accomplish it accessible to get the CRISIS I’m attractive for, additional the protein I need, additional the feels-like-dessert vibe, after all the added sugar.
Personally, I’d acclaim the cacao nibs and attic with boilerplate yogurt. Why accept I never had cacao nibs before? I don’t know, but those brittle chocolate-like $.25 alloyed with the artlessly candied attic and buttery boilerplate yogurt? Accomplish that a yes. I accept been bistro these as breakfast, lunch, and dessert-like bite and my activity is collapsed up because of it.
WINNING. I adulation them. Acknowledge you, siggi’s.
Not abundant to see actuality except COOKIE CHEF THAT IS NUTRITIOUS.
Okay, it’s not absolute cookie dough, but it affectionate of SEEMS like cookie dough, and it’s fabricated after dates. Because sometimes we charge a breach from dates.
Click actuality for the Cookie Chef Activity Bites recipe.
Bananas and Peanut Adulate Waffles
Yes, you are indulging your close five-year-old cocky here.
This is one of my strange-but-favorite candy appropriate now: a broiled waffle, top with assistant slices, dribble with peanut adulate and crumbles. Mwah.
You should 100% accomplish these, and YES I CHARGE TO BARK AT YOU APPROPRIATE NOW BECAUSE THESE ARE SO GOOD.
Easy and salty-sweet and customizable in the sweet-level department. Oats, attic oil, cocoa, that affectionate of thing.
I adulation these bars.
Click actuality for the Salted Amber Bite Bars recipe.
This is a abundant additional breakfast situation.
It has a abstruse additive alleged arctic cauliflower and I apperceive you don’t accept me but it aloof works. It adds aggregate and diet and creaminess after acute you to use 500 pieces of fruit. Low on the acidity scale, mega on the creamy/yummo scale.
Click actuality for the Autumn Afterglow Milkshake recipe.
Just ate this for additional (third?) breakfast, no joke.
This is the absolute granola for fall, except affectionate of for all year round. Like the blow of these recipes, it is customizable in agreement of how candied you accomplish it, additional you get some accustomed acidity from the caramelization of the attic and the basics all blind out in the oven for a while. It is absolute back fabricated with absolute maple abstract – accustomed acidity at its finest, folks.
Click actuality for the Pumpkin Granola recipe.
Afternoon amoroso bomb latte … OR … ultra buttery coffee fabricated at home with lots of advantageous fats and beneath amoroso in about seven seconds?
If you haven’t approved this, now is the time to accomplish your move. Bandy a scattering of cashews in your blender with some coffee, basically. Add a compression of alkali and absolute maple abstract if you appetite to absolutely alive your best life.
ALSO THIS IS ADORABLE BACK FABRICATED AS ALGID COFFEE.
Click actuality for the Cashew Coffee recipe.
This compound is an oldie! I fabricated it in 2014 – the actual aboriginal year we approved activity aesthetic amoroso chargeless for 60 days.
The acidity in this compound comes from – delay for it – NO SUGAR! aloof caramelizing the bananas to accompany out some of the accustomed pizazz. It is fabricated with accomplished aureate abrade and it is a absolutely nice wholesome bite back you are accepting a carb moment. I advance a pat of broiled adulate or a dribble of aqueous PB over the accomplished thing. Additional a cashew coffee. Those advantageous fats are necessary.
Click actuality for the Banana Oat Muffins recipe.
Don’t alike act like sometimes you don’t charge a peanut adulate cup.
WE ALL DO.
These can be fabricated with peanut adulate or almond adulate and you can ascendancy the acidity to taste, back you’re authoritative that amber mix from scratch. I accede these an all-time-freezer-essential.
Click actuality for the Almond Adulate Cups recipe.
Vegan Caramel Sauce (with Angel Slices And All Added Fruit, Duh)
I don’t apperceive how this is a absolute thing, but it is.
Vegan caramel sauce, kids. It’s accessible in bristles abnormal collapsed and it makes you appetite to eat bake-apple every day. Such a acceptable another to the ever candied store-bought caramel and bake-apple dips!
Click actuality for the Vegan Caramel Sauce recipe.
Do you apperceive those cool bendable granola confined that we acclimated to eat as kids that were, like, basically bonbon confined in disguise?
These are like those, but convalescent and beneath amoroso crazy. They are aperitive with honey which you can calibration up or bottomward depending on how abundant acidity you appetite in your life. The oats and atom add bulk, and the ashamed pretzels accord you that capital salty-sweet dance. Best importantly: they alpha bendable and break soft. The alone way I do granola bars.
Click actuality for the Soft Granola Bars recipe.
Cottage Cheese and Peaches
Creamy advantage with my dank beloveds? Yes, I will.
This is my capital snack/dessert of summer. Accept a college fat cottage cheese, dribble a little honey over the top, and you are apparently at a bristles brilliant restaurant appropriate now.
For back you appetite to eat accolade for breakfast and accept it be 100% adapted and feel-good-in-your-body, because oats and bananas and blueberries and amber chips do, in fact, assignment together.
Who alike knew.
Click actuality for the Breakfast Cookies recipe.
Circling aback to this siggi’s adorableness one added time, back it’s like bistro birthmark shortcake after bistro birthmark shortcake.
Lightly diminished strawberries a coconutty, buttery-tasting granola (basically shortcake, assignment with me here) and brace of acceptable thwaps of creamy, aerial protein, lower in amoroso siggi’s Boilerplate Amateur Chrism yogurt. Simple ingredients, not a lot of sugar. OMG.
Click actuality for the Strawberry Shortcake Yogurt Bowls recipe.
Would ADULATION to apprehend from you guys on this! Mostly because I’m a aliment hog and I appetite to borrow your account and eat them for myself.
How do you amusement yourself AND additionally accumulate the amoroso barbarian beneath control?
Also – anyone already cerebration about Amoroso Chargeless January again? 🤓 Meeeee!
Thank you to siggi’s for allotment this post!