#1 Pin: Peanut Butter Energy Bites

#1 Pin - Healthy Snacks: Peanut Butter Energy Bites

Pinterest users have been actively pinning healthy snack and recipe pins through 31Daily this week.

Peanut Butter Energy Bites was the #1 Pin this week.

Afterall, who doesn’t love a little chocolate and peanut butter all rolled up into 1 small bite? And at 82 calories, it’s a great choice for a little Omega-3s and protein.

Ingredients

1 1/2 cups old-fashioned rolled oats
1/2 cup unsweetened coconut
1/2 cup ground flaxseed
1/4 cup mini chocolate chips
1/2 cup smooth peanut butter
1/3 cup honey
1/2 teaspoon almond or vanilla extract

Preparation

Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.

Combine all ingredients and mix until incorporated. Using small ice cream scoop, make about 24-25 small balls of energy bites.

Refrigerate until set — about an hour.

Store in a closed container in the refrigerator.

To view and print original recipe — visit Crunchy Creamy Sweet.

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Stephanie Wilson is an author, blogger, publisher, and former television news writer and producer. She lives in the Puget Sound area with her family.