3-Ingredient Healthy Snacks – If I can make them, so can you!


Whether you’re at work, school or home, we all need a healthy boost during the day. Here are a few easy-to-make, thrifty and super healthy options to grab and go!

3-Ingredient Banana Oatmeal Cookies


Optional: nuts, seeds or coconut flakes for added protein



  • Preheat oven to 350°F. Lightly grease a baking sheet.
  • In a large bowl, add oats to the mashed bananas. Mix well. Add chocolate chips, cranberries or a healthy ingredient of your choice.
  • Drop by teaspoonful on the prepared baking sheet. Space them approximately 2 inches apart. Press each cookie down with the back of a spoon and flatten.
  • Bake for about 15 minutes or until lightly brown.
  • Cool prior to eating. Store cookies in the fridge.


As always, please comment on this post and share your favorite healthy snack.

2 Comments on “3-Ingredient Healthy Snacks – If I can make them, so can you!

    • jcahill – I have been teaching physical education for 27 years. I began my career teaching in Washington, DC before moving to Atlanta, Georgia to teach at Trinity School. I have a passion for keeping kids healthy and moving during each PE lesson, and throughout their lives. I’m a firm believer that recess is a right and NOT a privilege. Please check out and join my Facebook group called Keeping Kids in Motion. I am happily married and have three beautiful children who are constantly KEEPING ME IN MOTION!

      Awesome! That’s a great idea. My kids have been making the date ones for years at home. So simple and yummy!

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