No Bake Oatmeal Energy Balls

Scroll down to watch the step by step.

Wanna know a dirty little secret?

I got this recipe from the back of my Trader Joe’s flax meal bag (verbatim!).

They’re┬ájust so easy and so good, I saw no reason to tweak or adjust.

These little bites have a good bit of fiber, protein, and heart healthy omega 3 fatty acids so they are a great way to satisfy a sweet tooth while giving your body a healthy boost of energy as well.

I like them with a cup of afternoon coffee and my kids just love them packed inside their lunch boxes!

Print Recipe
4.88 from 16 votes

No Bake OatmealEnergy Balls

Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Servings: 20 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 1/2 cup flax seed meal aka ground flax seeds
  • 1/2 cup crunchy peanut butter
  • 1/3 cup honey
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup mini chocolate chips

Instructions

  • Combine all ingredients in a medium sized bowl and mix well.
  • Roll about 1 tbsp. of the dough between your palms to form a small bowl. Place on a plate or rimmed baking sheet that has been lined with parchment paper (or sprayed with cooking spray) and freeze for one hour. Enjoy!
  • I usually transfer to an airtight container and store them in the fridge for up to 3 weeks.
  • Makes 20 balls.
Course: Dessert, Gluten Free, kids, Recipes, VIDEO
Cuisine: DESSERT, Gluten Free, kids, Recipes, VIDEO