Easy no-bake protein snacks to pack in your workout bag #Recipes#breakfast#dessert#food#healthy food#vegan#vegetarian September 6 2016 | Catherine Clark bijouxandbits Photos by: Bijoux & Bits Recipes and photos by Bijoux & Bits Related Post Use up all those summer tomatoes with these easy tomato recipes If you grow your own tomatoes or simply snag them from your local grocer or farmer's market, you know that our love affair is almost... Read more If you're trying to save some cash but still want yummy pre- or post-workout treat options, these no-bake protein snacks will save your butt (and help your butt with those squats!). Or if you're not so into working out, they're still rad as hell just for snacking and breakfast. And right now! Let's grab the nearest mixing bowl and get to making these super easy no-bake little treats full o' goodness. No-bake cherry chocolate protein cookies (vegan-optional and gluten-free) No-bake cherry chocolate protein cookies These cookies can actually come in bar form, cookie form, truffle form… all kinds of forms. I love a good no-bake recipe for obvious reasons: they’re EASY! These take almost no time and taste really rich. Plus, they pack a nice protein punch to supplement when you need it. Get the recipe here. Apple pecan pie protein bites Apple pecan pie protein bites These apple pecan pie protein bites have an apple pie quality that I like. But this version is a little less splurge-y. And less baking. And more portable. Win! Get the recipe here. Peanut butter cup protein truffles Peanut butter cup protein truffles These babies look potentially naughty, but trust me, they are not. Even if you ate the whole mini batch it wouldn’t be too bad. They're sweet little protein-packed nuggets. Get the recipe here. 4 ways to make yourself exercise when you hate exercising I hate exercising. I mean I really, really hate it. I hate sweating, and I hate sore muscles, and I hate feeling out of breath. BUT I know that exercise… Read More Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Catherine Clark Catherine Clark is Offbeat Bride's Senior Editor. In her spare time she loiters at her local library, makes art, watches movies en masse, plays video and tabletop games, poorly cooks healthy things, cuddles with her feline fur baby, and blogs at BijouxandBits.com. @enidjcoleslaw @bijouxandbits @bijouxandbits PREVIOUS Vintage-style jewelry that would make even Daisy Buchanan jealous NEXT My partner's a catch, why don't I feel relationship satisfaction? Show/Hide comments [ 2 ] These look awesome. Those truffles may become holiday gifts for my gym buddies! 1 agrees Reply Well-timed, because I've been looking for a substitute for Larabars in my life. Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Subscribe me to your mailing list No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy.