Cranberry Cashew Coconut Oatmeal Bake

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Ingredients:

1 1/2 cups old-fashioned rolled oats

1/3 cup chopped cashews

1/3 cup unsweetened coconut chips

1/3 cup dried cranberries

1/2 tsp baking powder

1/2 tsp ground cinnamon

1/2 tsp ground cardamom

1/4 tsp sea salt

1/4 cup maple syrup

1 cup almond milk

1 chia seed egg {1 tbsp of chia seed mixed with 2 tbsp of water, let sit for 5 min}

2 tbsp coconut oil, melted and cooled

1 tsp vanilla extract

3/4 cup unsweetened applesauce

1/4 cup unsweetened shredded coconut

Directions:

Preheat oven to 375. Mix together oats, cashews, coconut chips, cranberries, baking powder, cinnamon, cardamom & sea salt in a medium size bowl. Set aside.Β In a large bowl, mix together maple syrup, almond milk, flax egg, coconut oil, vanilla extract & applesauce.Β Add dry ingredients to wet ingredients and mix until well blended.Β Pour into an 8 x 11 oiled {coconut oil} baking dish and top with shredded coconut. Bake for 35-40 min, until golden brown. You can eat as is or top with cashew cream {recipe below from The Healthy Apple} which is SUPER tasty!

Cashew Cream Ingredients:

1 cup raw cashews

1/2 cup water

2 tbsp raw honey

1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract

1 1/2 tbsp melted coconut oil

pinch of salt

pinch of cinnamon

Directions:

In a small saucepan bring 2 cups of water to a boil, turn off stove, add cashews and cover for 10 min. Rinse cashews and add to a food processor along with the rest of the ingredients. Blend for 3-4 min until smooth. Can be stored in an airtight container for up to 4 days.

Enjoy!

XOXO,

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5 thoughts on “Cranberry Cashew Coconut Oatmeal Bake

  1. Lindsey says:

    How did Jase like the egg hunt? Avery got it way more this year which was so much fun!
    I have been saving so many of your recipes for when I am on mat leave lol – and I also want you to be my cook!

    • P. Jeanne says:

      He LOVED it! We had another one this morning with my moms group and he was the first one to finish haha! Yay! I’d love to be your cook, I kind of wish I would have gone to school for it like my brother did πŸ˜‰ So glad A had a great time!! XOXO

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