Ever since the NYC Marathon in 2016, I’ve been a fan of UCAN. So I was pretty excited to join their team recently as an ambassador because these are products I have loved for a long while and now I can share the love, my coupon code and giveaway opportunities with you all! I have been using their drink mix for pre-run fuel and their protein drink mix as post long run recovery and have had great success without the unwanted tummy problems that have plagued me for years with other fueling brand options. I wanted to share with you a little about my experience and this amazing recipe that I made up myself (I tweaked from a protein brownie recipe I make).
First, the recipe. These amazing brownies contain no dairy, virtually no sugar (and no added sugar), no flour, no oil and are vegan, paleo and gluten free! Yes, they are still amazing!!! They are fudgy, chocolate-y, and are perfect for a post run carb/protein snack (nearly hit the 3:1 ratio).READ MORE