Published Jun 8th
Prep 10m Cook - Additional 30m Ready In 40m
Servings 24 energy bars Calories 89

This was given to me by a friend, I was really surprised at how much it really helps when I feel tired. I keep mine in the freezer then pull a couple out when I need a pick-me-up and they are ready for me to eat. You can substitute almond butter for peanut butter, if desired.

Recipe Ingredients

  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • ½ cup miniature semisweet chocolate chips
  • ½ cup ground flax meal
  • ½ cup peanut butter
  • ⅓ cup honey
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • ¼ teaspoon salt

Cooking Directions

  1. 1 Stir oats, chocolate chips, flax meal, peanut butter, honey, vanilla extract, and salt together in a bowl
  2. 2 Roll into 24 balls and refrigerate until firm, at least 30 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

  • Calories 89
  • Carbohydrate 10.2 g
  • Fat 5 g
  • Fiber 1.5 g
  • Protein 2.4 g
  • Saturated Fat 1.3 g
  • Sodium 50.4 mg
  • Sugar 6.4 g


  1. My husband and kids love this recipe. They like it with mini M&Ms I like the Mini chocolate chips. I use the Chunky Skippy Peanutbutter because that is what we buy. Other than that we follow the recipe and keep them in the fridge. It's a great snack.
  2. Easy and tastes yummy! I put the oats in the blender and substituted almond meal for the flax. I didn't have mini chocolate chips so put the regular ones in the blender, too, just enough to chop them up a bit.
  3. The only bad thing I have to say about this recipe is that they are addictive!
  4. Wow I m never buying granola bars again because I LOVE this crazy easy delicious recipe!
  5. These are very easy and yummy. I added a banana to this recipe and I made it with almond butter and added a banana. So good.
  6. Very good. its a great snack and its sweet so it curbs sugar cravings. I eat mine with a bite of banana
  7. They were surprisingly very yummy!! Big Hit! will make again!!
  8. These went together quickly and taste pretty yummy. Made exactly 24 as stated.
  9. My recipe is very similar. My little ones gobble them up. I use raisins instead of chocolate chips and put the oats and raisins through the food chopper. The finer oatmeal texture helps the smaller bite size balls hold together better and the kids who say they don't like oatmeal don't know it's what they - Read more ...

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