Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Banana Bread

You know what we need more of in this life?  Banana bread.  It’s really such a simple common thing, but I had almost forgotten how good it tasted.  I made a bunch of baked goods for our vacation this past weekend and banana bread was one of the requested items.

But there were a few caveats: it had to have chocolate chips and it had to taste yummy. Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Banana Bread | Life Healthfully Lived Continue reading

Tahini & Banana Cream Breakfast Bars

Ever since I made these oatmeal bars back in January, they have been a part of my weekly meal prep for Adam.  It’s just much simpler to make a batch of these bars once a week than to sit there and make a bowl of oatmeal each morning.  This way, Adam can get his breakfast together fast and get out the door even faster.

Now, while I’ve made oatmeal bars every week, I haven’t made them the exact same way each time.  Because I like to experiment and because sometimes I’m not so good at checking what ingredients I have BEFORE making something and have to improvise.

This recipe is an improvised version of the original. Tahini & Banana Cream Breakfast Bars | Life Healthfully Lived Continue reading