No-Bake Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Bars
 
Ingredients
  • 2 cups old fashioned oats (gluten-free if needed)
  • ½ cup ground flax seed (I use Barleans Forti-Flax)
  • 3 Tbsp Chia seeds
  • ⅛ tsp ground cinnamon
  • ½ cup peanut butter
  • ⅓ - ½ cup honey
  • ½ tsp pure vanilla extract
  • ¼ cup mini chocolate chips
Instructions
  1. Line a 11 x 7 dish with parchment paper. Set aside.
  2. Mix oats, ground flax, chia seeds and cinnamon in a large bowl.
  3. Set aside.
  4. In small saucepan, warm on the stovetop peanut butter, honey and vanilla. Stirring till smooth. This can also be done in the microwave at 30 second intervals.
  5. Once peanut butter mixture is warmed, pour it over oat mixture. Stirring till combined.
  6. Stir in chocolate chips.
  7. Scoop mix into prepared dish. Flatten with a rolling pin or your hand to desired thickness.
  8. Place bars in fridge to set for at least an hour.
  9. Cut into bars and enjoy!
Recipe by Happy Fit Mama at http://www.happyfitmama.com/no-bake-chocolate-chip-oatmeal-bars/