Gingerbread Protein Scones – Gluten-Free

I am a creature of HABIT.

It keeps me on track, it keeps me organized and it keeps me from procrastination.

So I pretty much do everything in my life on a “Recurring” basis.

For example:  I make my healthy meal plan on Fridays, grocery shop Sundays, Bake Healthy Snacks of Thursdays, etc.

I know, I bit psycho, but hey, it keeps me on top of things.  And as a busy mom, wife, home maker, CEO and personal trainer, if I don’t do it this way, I would never get anything done.

So, if you too are BUSY, my advice to you, is make a plan, schedule it and do it the same on a weekly basis.  You will see that you will get so much more done.

Anyhow, Thursdays is the day I make my healthy snacks to have for the weekend and week.  I taste test about 2-3 recipes.  By the way, all the good ones, I post on My Pinterest Boards.  I have one whole board dedicated to Healthy Snacks.  And most of them are Gluten-Free Snacks.

You can also find tons more healthy snacks and delicious breakfast, lunch and dinner recipes in My Eat To Be Fit Healthy Recipes Book.  I am all out of hard copies right now but you can download the E-book INSTANTLY and start enjoying all the healthy recipes today!

Last week, I tried these Gingerbread Scones.  Holy Moly they are unbelievable and I got them right the first time. I usually have to make recipes a few times before I get them right.

I am loving using Almond Meal for so many recipes.  I love that they can be so low in carbs and high in healthy fats which not only is good for you but also makes you feel full longer.

I know a lot of you make my recipes all the time, because I get your emails, Facebook messages, etc.  But for those of you who make them and never post, would you please do so for me.  I love to hear from you guys, what you think of the recipes, if you changed them, anything.  So if you make any of them, even post a picture on My Facebook Page or just let me know what you thought.

This recipe I adapted from www.alldayidreamaboutfood.

GingerBread Protein Scones (Gluten-Free)

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Gingerbread Protein Scones – Gluten-Free
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Ingredients
  1. 2 cups Almond Meal (I use Red Bob’s Mill)
  2. 2 tsp baking powder
  3. 1/2 tsp baking soda
  4. 1/2 tsp cinnamon
  5. 1/2 tsp ginger
  6. 1/2 tsp pumpkin pie spice
  7. 6 Stevia packets
  8. 1 scoop vanilla protein powder (I use BB3 Formula 1)
  9. 1 egg, beaten
  10. 1/4 cup coconut oil, melted
  11. 1 tsp vanilla extract
  12. 2 tbsp almond milk
Instructions
  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Meanwhile, in a large bowl, mix the egg, melted oil, extract and milk.
  3. Mix in the rest of the ingredients and mix well.
  4. Form into little rectangles or whatever shape you want and line them up in a parchment paper lined baking sheet and bake for about20 minutes or until golden brown on top and cooked through in the middle.
Michelle Marie Fit http://michellemariefit.com/

I really think you are going to love these. They are so easy to make and they really are soooooo yummy!

Pair them up with a good cup of coffee or tea and you are in for one enjoyable healthy snack.

I know gingerbread seems like a Christmas thing but they are so good that you will want to enjoy them all year long.  And for all my chocolate lovers, i was thinking that you can also throw in about 2 -3 tablespoons of chocolate chips and make them GingerBread Chip Scones.  Holy Yumminess.

Go to My Facebook Page and let me know if you make these.  I’d love to hear from you!