Skinny Banana Cookies (Makes 12-16 cookies) Ingredients: 2 medium ripe bananas, mashed 1 cup of uncooked Old Fashioned Oats 1/4 cup chocolate chips Directions: Preheat oven to 350°F. Spray a cookie sheet with nonstick cooking spray. Mix the mashed bananas and oats in a bowl. Fold in the chocolate chips. Using a spoon, scoop up the batter and place on the cookie sheet. Bake for 12-15 minutes.
Pumpkin No Bake Energy Bites. I'm a sucker for granola bars, but they sometimes contain excessive added sugar or are highly processed. These are a great alternative; easy to make; and rich in Vitamin A, Fiber, omega-3 fats, and also have some protein.
Healthy Snack: No Bake Energy Bites: Combine 1 cup rolled oats, 1/2 cup peanut butter, 1/3 cup honey, 1 cup sweetened coconut flakes, 1/2 cup ground flaxseed, 1/2 cup mini chocolate chips, and 1 tsp vanilla in a mixing bowl. Chill 30 min, then roll into balls. Store in an airtight container in the fridge up to a week.