Flax Pizza Crust

I am seriously on a pizza kick! Name a food and I will try to come up with a pizza! lol I have made cauliflower pizza, we make tortilla pizzas, use pre-made dough and of course order from a pizza parlor every so often when the true “pizza” craving comes about.

I decided to investigate on how to use ground flax seeds and make it into a pizza. This is what I came up with and I hope you all enjoy it just as much as my family did.

Flax Crust Pizza

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Ingredients:
1/2 cup ground flax-seed
1/4 cup brown rice flour
4 teaspoons parmesan cheese
3 egg whites
1 tablespoon water
Spices of choice. I used Oregano, Italian Seasoning, Garlic Powder, Sea Salt and Black Pepper

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Directions:
Mix everything except the water. Let sit for 5 minutes. Then add water and mix. Wet fingers and spread out onto a greased pizza pan, or cookie sheet.

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This will make an 8-10″ pizza, about 1/4 inch thick.

Bake at 350* for 10 minutes. Remove, add all toppings and bake an additional 15 minutes.

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This pizza contains a laughing cow cheese wedge as the sauce, 2 oz salad shrimp, 6 grape tomatoes and some red and green bell peppers and white onion.

Total calories for the entire pizza is: about 480 calories

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About Lisa Lamb

This is a way for me to share my passion for living a healthy lifestyle, share my fitness journey and to create low calorie recipes for us and my daughter Makenna who has Prader-Willi Syndrome! Description My daughter was diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder called Prader-Willi Syndrome which in a nutshell, (but please feel free to google for more information) will cause a chronic feeling of hunger that, coupled with a metabolism that utilizes drastically fewer calories than normal, can lead to excessive eating and life-threatening obesity. The food compulsion makes for constant supervision necessary. This page is dedicated to her. She inspires me everyday to live a happy, healthy and active lifestyle. I want to create a healthy environment for her. With my passion for nutrition and fitness, I hope I can spread awareness about PWS and create healthy recipes for her to enjoy with never feeling deprived. She has given me new hope to move forward with my passion in nutrition and become a Registered Dietitian. My focus will be on childhood obesity, emphasizing in PWS. I look forward to sharing my journey with you all! ***Please note I am not a Registered Dietitian. I would classify myself as a "nutrition snob." I do all of this because I love learning about food and fitness. All the recipes posted are tired and can be adjusted to your lifestyle. ***
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