Simply De-Lite-Ful: On-the-Go Power Breakfast

On-the-Go Power Breakfast
These are the greatest solution for the student who doesn't want to  sit down to breakfast, or the busy person rushing off to work  They also make a yummy lunch-box alternative to a sweet treat.  They are a great pick-me-up snack when you need energy and dinner is too far off.  They taste so good that you can trick  yourself into thinking you're eating cookie dough! 

Makes 4 dozen walnut-sized pieces.

  • 4 cups regular rolled oats
  • 1 cup natural peanut butter
  • 1 cup natural almond butter
  • 1 cup honey
  • 3/4 cup ground flax seed
  • 1/2 cup chopped almonds
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla
  • 1-2 scoops protein powder (optional)
  • 1/3 cup mini semi-sweet chocolate chips (optional)

Put all ingredients -- except chocolate chips -- in a large mixing bowl.  Using cookie paddles or a dough hook, mix until completely incorporated in a mass.  

Stir in chocolate chips, if using.  

With an ice cream or cookie scoop, form into walnut sized balls and put in single layer in airtight container.  You can make a second layer with plastic wrap between the layers.  

Refrigerate untill ready to grab and go for a yummy, nutritious breakfast.    

 

 

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