Healthy Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

Peanut butter oatmeal cookies with chocolate chips

Sometimes you just need a cookie! These peanut butter oatmeal cookies are easy to make, contain mostly nutritious ingredients, and are naturally sweetened with honey.

 1 cup natural peanut butter (look for peanut butter that only contains peanuts and salt)
  cup honey or pure maple syrup
 1 large egg
 ½ cup old fashioned oats
 ½ cup chocolate chips (optional)

1

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Line a baking sheet with baking paper.

2

Mix all ingredients in a large bowl.

3

Scoop 12-16 balls of dough with a cookie scoop or tablespoon onto the prepared baking sheet. Use a fork to make a crisscross pattern in the top of each dough ball. Bake for 10-12 minutes until the edges start to brown. Let cool on a wire rack before eating.

Recipe from: Health Matters

Ingredients

 1 cup natural peanut butter (look for peanut butter that only contains peanuts and salt)
  cup honey or pure maple syrup
 1 large egg
 ½ cup old fashioned oats
 ½ cup chocolate chips (optional)

Directions

1

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Line a baking sheet with baking paper.

2

Mix all ingredients in a large bowl.

3

Scoop 12-16 balls of dough with a cookie scoop or tablespoon onto the prepared baking sheet. Use a fork to make a crisscross pattern in the top of each dough ball. Bake for 10-12 minutes until the edges start to brown. Let cool on a wire rack before eating.

Healthy Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies