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Fit for Life – recipe 3

Fig Balls

Keep in tip-top shape with the last of three essential nutrient-packed recipes from nutritionist Kathy Findlay


ENERGY BITES

These Fig and Tahini Energy Bites are rich in calcium.

Ingredients

1 cup dried figs
1/2 cup dried dates
3/4-1 cup oats
1/4 cup light tahini
1 tablespoon maple syrup

Instructions

Add all the ingredients to a food processor and process until a nice smooth dough forms. Divide into balls of calcium rich energy.


EXPERT ADVICE

Kathy Findlay is an open water swimmer, nutritional therapist and advanced sports and exercise nutritional advisor providing personalised nutritional advice and plans to athletes. foodforsport.wix.com/nutrition
See Kathy’s Instagram account for more recipe ideas: food4sport_

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Issue 21 December 2018

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