"....Your children shall be like olive plants all around your table." Psalm 128:3

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Chewy Oatmeal Bars

This one my children's favorite breakfast treats.

Chewy Oatmeal Bars

2  1/4 c. quick oats
1/2 c. whole wheat flour
1/2 t. baking soda
1/2 t. vanilla extract
5 T. butter (at room temp.)
1/4 c. raw honey
1/4 c. brown sugar
1 c. raisins, nuts, or chopped fruit (or sometimes I add 1/2 c. chocolate chips as a special treat)

Preheat oven to 325*.
Lightly coat and 8x8" pan with cooking spray.

In a large bowl, combine all ingredients. Stir til well blended.

Press mixture firmly into pan.

Bake for 18 - 22 minutes.

Cool 10 minutes, then cut into bars.

Let  the bars cool completely in the pan before serving.


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  1. They sounds great, and not too much sugar!! I will give them a try. Thanks.

    1. I'm sure they'll be a hit at your house, too, Jen. So glad you stopped by. :)

  2. The house is 70 degrees, but still, I'm cold today. This will hit the spot and warm us all. Thank you and love to you.

    1. I hope they warm you up, my dear friend. Love and ((hugs)) to you and yours.

  3. Ohhh, this looks really tasty. Will give it a try! Thanks for sharing

  4. These sound good - similar to an oatmeal bar that I make with a slightly different twist. I copied the recipe down because I just might try it in the future.

    Thanks for sharing. :)

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    1. Hope you all enjoy them Stephanie. :)

  6. This sounds delicious, Lisa! My kiddos would love this for b'fast, so I'll be putting these on our menu for tomorrow morning since I love giving my family something special for Sunday morning's b'fast. :) Blessings!! ~Lisa

  7. Oh wow! what a beautiful page and beautiful encouragement words as Lady after God's own heart! and the oatmeal sounds so yummy! thanks for sharing, I would love to try.
    Oh I love Rapunzel Resources but it's on wordpress so, I cant join her blog...please say hi to your friend.


  8. So glad to meet you, Devalina! I hope you visit often. Thanks for following. I'm heading over to your place now. :)


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