Tag: healthy desserts

KID FRIENDLY VEGAN + GLUTEN FREE BLACK BEAN BROWNIES!

As some of y’all know, I have 2 kiddies and 2 go-to healthy baking sites.  Elana’s Pantry and Chocolate Covered Katie.  I’ve been dying to try Chocolate Covered Katie’s black bean brownies recipe — since my kids LOVE chocolate and I’m always trying to find ways to sneak protein and fiber into their diets.  Chocolate Covered Katie to the rescue!  Again!

This was an absolute hit with my kids — and the entire pan of brownies lasted less than 8 hours.  But be sure to EAT THEM WARM!  OR EAT THE BATTER STRAIGHT UP!  (It’s vegan – so there are no eggs – so you’re good to go!)

Here is her delicious recipe.



Black Bean Brownies ingredients
Black Bean Brownies ingredients

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