PB Banana Oat Breakfast Cookies

2 ripe bananas, mashed until smooth & creamy 1/3 cup peanut butter ~ creamy or chunky 2/3 cup unsweetened applesauce 1 scoop vanilla protein powder ** (optional. The cookie will just be lower in protein) 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 tsp butter flavor extract ** (optional) 1 1/2 cups quick oatmeal  ~ uncooked  (or use old-fashioned oats for more oatmeal…

Healthier Pumpkin Spice Pancakes

I know, I know, It’s the time of year now that you see and hear about pumpkins so much you feel like screaming. Everything is pumpkin scented, and pumpkin tasting. Pumpkin, however, does have some grand health benefits that we can all take advantage of. They are packed with vitamins, beta-carotene, fiber, potassium, and help…