Sunday, January 22, 2017

Peanut Butter Snack Balls (free printable)


Since the New Year, I have been trying to consistently meal prep for the upcoming week. Some weeks I have, and some I haven't. I am really trying to get back on a healthy schedule. Although time consuming, meal prepping makes it easier to be more successful staying on track.

Lately, I still feel so crazed and pressed for time. I find myself skipping meals or waiting too long to eat and then ending up starving. By the end of the day, I settle for whatever will be the quickest and that usually leads to not so healthy options.

So, I decided I needed to make some grab and go snacks so I don't have the excuse of not having the time to make something.

These snack bites are so easy and so delicious. I also love them as a healthy dessert option :)

What you need
2 cups old fashion oats
1/2 cup of chocolate chips
1 cup peanut butter
1/3 cup honey
1 tablespoon vanilla extract


1. Mix all ingredients together
2. Let chill in fridge for at least 30 minutes
3 Use a tablespoon scoop to make small balls

TIP- I divided up the balls into sets of 3 or 4, wrapped them in tin foil, and stored them in the fridge to make it even easier to literally grab and go :)
























Summer is quickly approaching and I am feeling the pressure to "lose the baby weight." I actually really hate that expression. Like, hey I just grew a human inside of my body for the past 10 months, now let me find the closest crowded mall and "lose the baby weight" right there :)

Losing the baby weight is something I want to do for myself. Feel confident. Love and appreciate the body that gave me the two most beautiful babies and greatest gifts in my life.



14 comments:

  1. I love peanut butter snack balls. Pinning your recipe to share. THanks so much for stopping in and sharing your recipe with us at Brag About it!

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  2. These sure come together quickly and that's always a plus. Thank you for sharing with us this week at Celebrate Your Story, have a great week.

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    1. Yes makes it so much more likely to make when they do! Thanks!

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  3. I'm going to try these! They look delicious! Best of luck with your baby weight. I have two toddlers too so I completely understand.

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    1. Hope you love them!! Best and worst thing ever haha! :)

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  4. I made something very similar to these as a "lactation snack" when I was still nursing and they are SO GOOD! Thanks for sharing on the Clever Chicks blog hop.

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    1. Ahhh I wish I did that!! Thank you! :)

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  5. These snack bites are awesome. We call them cookie balls. Thanks for joining us at Family Joy Blog linkup.

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  6. Mmm, these sound yummy! Thanks for sharing with us at Merry Monday.

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