This recipe is one of our families Favorites. Jamie was the one who found the recipe on Pinterest. I found 4 websites that all have similar ingredients. The links are below of the recipes that this is adapted from.
Oatmeal Energy Bites
Makes 21 energy bites (1 tablespoon each) with no added variation ingredients
*1 cup Oatmeal
*1/2 cup Creamy Peanut Butter or Almond Butter
*1/3 cup Honey
*2 teaspoons Vanilla Extract
*2/3 cup chopped shredded Coconut
*1/2 cup Ground Flax Seed
*1 tablespoon Chia Seeds
Combine the above ingredients in a bowl. Mix together until ingredients are well incorporated.
Using a round 1 tablespoon measuring spoon, scoop out a tablespoon of the mixture and roll into round balls/bites. Place Bites in an airtight container and refrigerate up to a week. Enjoy whenever you need a little extra snack.
**For Chocolate Oatmeal Energy Bites add:
*2 Tablespoons Hershey’s Special Dark Cocoa Powder and 1/4 cup mini Chocolate a Chips
***For Blueberry Oatmeal Energy Bites add:
*1/4 cup dried Blueberries, roughly chopped and use almond butter instead of peanut butter
****For Oatmeal Orange Cranberry Energy Bites add:
*1 teaspoon grated orange Zest
*1/4 cup chopped Dried Cranberries
*Use the almond butter instead of peanut butter