Sugar-free banana oat bites for kids

THIS WAS OPRAH’S IDEA, these super simple snacks. Healthy banana bread applesauce In a recent issue of O magazine, the one I read cover to cover with so much longing for the actual Oprah show that I practically ate every page– Oprah! Where are you? Now that I am finally, for the first time in my life, actually at home every day at 4pm…you’re gone?–I found this recipe. Bread machine banana nut bread I know, the show’s been off the air for some time now but it still hurts. Recipe for banana chocolate chip muffins Sniff.

Anyway, pulling myself together long enough to tell you about these banana oat bites because we made them as a snack for Phoebe’s preschool class today and this is major: it’s the first time ever that our snack container has come home completely empty.

Her teacher even reported a number of kids who aren’t typically into trying new foods devouring them on the spot.


Starbucks banana nut bread calories A hit, I say and a sugar-free one at that. National banana bread day (And there’s more where these came from. Banana oatmeal bread recipe From muffins, to smoothies and more, we’ve got dozens of low-sugar snack ideas right here.)

The only ingredients you need are ripe bananas (notice the brown spots, must-have for flavor and sweetness) and old-fashioned oats.

We used chia seeds one day because the preschool is a nut-free zone. Difference between banana bread and banana cake But with another bunch of bananas aging on my counter, and two toddlers who are steamed because they didn’t get a single cookie, we made another batch and added pecans to the simple mix. Banana recetas I think Oprah would approve.

p.s. 1 banana banana bread Phoebe told her class about our new rating system, “Thumbs Up”, “Thumbs in the Middle” or “Thumbs Down”, and everyone at her table gave these a Thumbs Up!

• Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Banana comic Prepare baking sheet with a non-stick silicone liner or parchment paper.

• Mash the bananas with a fork, add the oats plus other add-ins and stir. Banana pictures funny Once it’s all incorporated, drop 1? inch balls on the baking sheet and press down (like peanut butter cookies but without the fork). Banana pictures They won’t rise or change shape in the oven so make them the size and shape you want now. Banana chiquita About 2 inches across works best. Healthy banana and blueberry bread Bake for 12 minutes.

I just made a half batch, because I only had one banana, and added a tablespoon of peanut butter. Calories in starbucks banana bread They were very good! I’m hoping the girls will eat them for breakfast. Calories in banana nut bread I need to get some chia seeds. Banana bread recipe I’ve never tried them.

That’s great, Romy! I can’t wait to make more here this weekend. Recipe for banana bread Let us know how the girls like them for breakfast. Easy banana bread recipe Phoebe’s teacher said she wanted to make some for her own kids to eat on the way to school. Easy banana bread Like oatmeal on the go!

Charity – do you think this would work with applesauce instead of banana? My kids are banana addicts and they love these cookies, but I’m trying to broaden their horizons a bit and not give them everything banana (though they would gladly eat bananas 3 times a day).

I made these at the weekend and they didn’t turn out great. Best banana bread recipe I think I made them far too thick and they were very chewy in the middle.

Looking at your pictures yours are quite thin so I think I’ll do that next time ?? It usually takes me 2 or 3 goes at a recipe before I get it right!

Sorry about that, Adam! You can even squish them down a bit with your fingers or a fork, like peanut butter cookies. Banana nut bread There’s no butter or anything so they won’t change shape in the oven. How to make banana bread Try again, they’re really quite tasty!

Hi Melissa! I haven’t and I suspect that they MIGHT be a little mushy but you could certainly give it a try. Moist banana bread recipe It’s a pretty low risk proposal since you’re really just mashing up bananas and oats. Moist banana bread If you do try it, let us know how it goes!

Thank you for sharing this! I just made it for my 16 month son. Banana nut bread recipe I tried one and they are tasty, especially for just bananas, oats and chia seeds!. Healthy banana bread It was also very quick and easy to make. Best banana bread I made 16 small “cookies” and did it for 14 minutes just in case so they wouldn’t be mushy. Recipe banana bread I think 12 minutes would have been fine. Simple banana bread Now let’s see how my son likes them! ??

I am not a “little person”, but am a chemo patient without an appetite. Banana bread recipe easy My son-in-law told me about these cookies . Healthy banana bread recipe I tried them and found them to be a great breakfast. Recipe for banana nut bread I added my fiber powder and mini chocolate chips. Banana bread recipe moist Enjoyed them with a spoonful of yogurt and fruit on the side.

I made these cookies and they ended up being disgusting for everyone who tried them. Simple banana bread recipe I used two overripe bananas, rolled oats and some peanut butter. Banana bread recipe best I baked them for 15 minutes and they were sort of a mushy disgusting texture and didn’t taste great either. Easy recipe for banana bread what did I do wrong? any ideas? are they supposed to be hard/crunchy?

Hi MK. Quick banana bread That doesn’t sound great at all! Ours were never mushy, nor any other disappointing consistency. The best banana bread recipe They’re chewy, not crunchy or hard. Easy banana nut bread recipe I wonder about the size of your cookies. Homemade banana bread We made ours pretty small, about 2 inches across. Award winning banana bread recipe I rolled them into balls first then flattened them out, like you do with peanut butter cookies. Moist banana nut bread recipe Sorry they didn’t work out for you but I hope you’ll try them again. Easy banana nut bread They’re truly one of our favorites to both make and eat around here.

These cookies are simple, economical, fun and deliciously healthy!

I added a 1/4 of raisins to a 1/2 recipe because I only had one ripe banana.

It is perfect for the last 1 or 2 really ripe bananas in a bunch.

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