This cookie recipe is shockingly simple. Vitamin-rich with potassium and pectin (a soluble fiber) and naturally sweet, bananas stand in here for the sugar found in most cookies. For more healthy snack ideas, see the original article, Healthy Convenience Foods: Quick-Fix and Make-Ahead Snacks.
Banana Oatmeal Walnut Cookies Recipe
• 2 medium ripe bananas, mashed
• 1 cup quick oats
• 1/4 cup chopped walnuts
1. Combine mashed bananas with oats in a mixing bowl, then fold in the nuts.
2. Place tablespoon-sized scoops on a baking sheet and bake for 15 minutes in a 350-degree oven. Makes about 10 cookies.
—Adapted from skinnytaste.com