Healthy Oatmeal Banana Waffles are made with whole wheat flour, banana, oats and other clean ingredients to keep this waffle recipe healthier than most. Enjoy this easy breakfast for two with your favorite toppings and a hot cup of joe!
I try my best to keep up with the MANY instagram hashtag days, but what’s a girl to do?
There’s #toasttuesday, #tacotuesday, #salmondsunday, #selfcaresunday and then the ones i’m convinced people just make up on a whim.
One hashtag i have NEVER participated in but have no idea why not is #WaffleWednesday.
I freaking love waffles.
I’ve seen this poll “are you team waffles or pancakes” over and over and I scream “WAFFLES”!!! Yet, I never actually take the time to make them.
I love the little pockets that catch alllll the yummy syrup, peanut butter and toppings.
When I was little, my mom told us how her mom would mix karo syrup and peanut butter to put on their ice cream. Immediately my ears perked up and I was like “sooo you’re saying I can add that to my waffles then, right mom?”
Keep in mind I was about 8 years old at the time, but my peanut butter addiction was already in full-force.
SIDE NOTE: If you’re a peanut butter lover like myself i HIGHLY recommend you make these OATMEAL PEANUT BUTTER COOKIE DOUGH CUPS or my FLOURLESS PEANUT BUTTER PROTEIN COOKIES.
They’re two of my most popular recipes and it’s easy to see why.
OK back to the healthy oatmeal banana waffles.
Since I see tons of waffle inspo on instagram, I decided to take matters into my own hands and whip up this yummy recipe.
I also bought this mini waffle maker at target a couple months ago and it was just BEGGING to be used. It’s seriously the most adorable thing in the world.
Why is it that mini food always tastes better?
These waffles are the perfect texture, flavor, fluffiness, crispness and will keep you full until lunch time!
For these Healthy Oatmeal Banana Waffles you will need:
- Whole Wheat Flour –> i love THIS specific one
- Oats — you can use gluten free or regular rolled oats
- One Egg –> you might be able to sub a flax egg, but I haven’t tried
- Almond Milk
- Maple Syrup
- Baking Powder
- Cooking Spray (I prefer this olive oil kind)
- + Salt!
You will also need a waffle maker (I used my teal mini-waffle maker) and all your favorite toppings like peanut butter, cacao nibs, more banana, walnuts, syrup or jam!
Don’t forget to tag me on instagram when you make these delicious and healthy oatmeal banana waffles!
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