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Friday, October 25, 2013

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies


1 1/4 cups chickpeas (Garbanzo Beans) - or a 15oz can rinsed and drained
2 tsp vanilla
1/2 cup + 2 T natural peanut butter  (I made my own Almond-nut butter-doesn't have to be peanuts)
18-25 drops of SweetLeaf stevia vanilla - (add more if you like it sweeter)
1 tsp baking powder
1 egg
1/2 cup Hersheys sugar-free chocolate chips


Preheat oven to 350°F.
Combine all the ingredients, except for the chocolate chips, in a food processor and pulse until very smooth. Fold in the chocolate chips.
Roll the dough into balls. The mixture will be very thick and sticky.
Drop cookies onto a lined baking sheet.
Bake for about 10-15 minutes.
I got about 15 cookies.
s/c per cookie:  c/8g - f/2g - s/.05g

Please do not let the beans in this recipe turn you away.  I promise you cannot even taste them in here.

These are good and chewy!


by:  http://mywholefoodlife.com/


  1. Wow, interesting. I trust your judgment on sweets! XO!

  2. Didn't you make some brownies out of chick peas before? Hmmm...

    1. Nope those were grain free brownies with black beans.

  3. Replies
    1. I've got lots of other recipes with coconut and almond flour - go to my recipe page.

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    1. I liked them - chewy and good. add more sweetener if you like.


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Some tips if you are having trouble

  • First make sure that you are staying under the 15/6. 15 sugars and 6 servings of carbs for the whole day. Thats no more than 5 sugars and 2 servings of carbs per meal.
  • Track all of your sugar/carbs. Add everything from your meal together and count them that way.
  • Try to stop eating whole grain carbs after 3pm.
  • Make sure you drink lots of water.
  • Count everything that you put into your mouth. Even sauces - everything , check labels.
  • Make sure that you don't eat any artificial sugars. Check labels, if it says sugar free - look in the ingredients, look for....sucralose, aspartame, saccharine in the ingredients. Those are BAD!
  • Going #2 is a big problem when a lot of people start the BFC. I have solved that problem with Clear Benefiber in my morning coffee and a scoop of Super Seed w/water in the afternoon. (you can buy the super seed on Amazon.com it is the cheapest).
  • Choose your carbs wisely. Try to pick the carbs that will give you the lowest count of carbs, sugar and calories and the most fiber.

I hope this helps.