Collagen Cookie Dough

There are two types of people in this world; those who like cookies in raw dough form and those who like them baked. 

I am a raw dough girl. 

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Of course, that's 'bad'. For one, there is valid health risks associated with eating raw eggs. Secondly, well it's just not healthful to consume gobs of cookies (dough or cooked!).  While I don't suggest this be a staple of your diet... sometimes it's nice to have a treat. 

These cookie dough bites are safe for raw consumption and have a little nutrition boost by the addition of collagen peptides. Let's face it, adding collagen to anything makes it instantly healthy right? ... Maybe not, but it definitely doesn't hurt. I choose Vital Protein's Collagen Whey Protein to add which provides protein (appetite satisfier/ muscle repairer) & collagen (joint health)  to the cookie carbs, making it a more balanced bite. 

 
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Ingredients:

+ 1/2 cup Almond Meal
+ 1 cup AP GF Flour
+ 1/2 cup Grassfed Butter, softened
+ 3 tbsp Maple Syrup
+ 1/2 tsp Salt
+ 1 tsp Vanilla Extract
+ 2 scoops Vital Protein Coconut Whey
+ 1/2 cup Mini Chocolate Chips

How To:

Mix all ingredients together until a dough forms. Refrigerate. Once dough is firm, roll into balls or discs... or just eat with a spoon!