Thursday, February 3, 2011

Weight Watcher Wednesday ~ No-Bake Peanut Butter Balls

I know, I know....it is THURSDAY but Wednesday was full of snow and trying to break through snowbanks on our road to get our kids from school! So, needless to say....I ran out of time!!




NO-BAKE PEANUT BUTTER BALLS

1/3 cup peanut butter
1/4 cup honey
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/3 cup nonfat dry milk powder
1/3 cup quick-cooking oats
2 tablespoons graham cracker crumbs

Directions
In a small bowl, combine the peanut butter, honey and vanilla. Stir in the milk powder, oats and graham cracker crumbs. Shape into 1-in. balls. Cover and refrigerate until serving. Yield: 15 treats.

Nutrition Facts: 1 treat equals 70 calories, 3 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 1 mg cholesterol, 46 mg sodium, 9 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 3 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1/2 starch, 1/2 fat.

On one batch I added 2 tablespoons of milk chocolate chips. Just add the additiona nutritional facts to the original recipe!! :)
Total Calories 70
Total Fat 4.5 g
Total Carbohydrate 9 g
Dietary Fiber 1 g

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Have a great day everyone.

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19 sweet chicks commented here:

Kindra-At Home With K said...

I just made some no bake peanut butter cookies but I'm sure yours are better on the hips than mine!

Holli~Where The Rooster Crows said...

Those look so good!! I am going to make them later!

Wendi said...

I remember making these at a Girl Scout camping trip. Fun times!

ohiofarmgirl said...

This is something I will try this recipe this weekend after I get some supplies...I am hoping to find powered milk that is non dairy...we will see. Dianntha

Country Whispers said...

These look and sound delish!

Steph said...

Oh how I love peanut butter balls!

Carrie of Farming On Faith said...

Oh I think I am going to make these.
I need to join WW~ it is the only way I lose weight. I am still gearing myself up! LOL

You are inspiring me!

Have a great afternoon!

Sharon said...

Those sure do look yummy.
I will have to try them as I am trying to lose weight.
Stay warm
Hugs

Patty Sumner said...

Cookies look yummy. Be careful out there! BLessings!

Jennifer said...

Nice lil treat :)

Julie Harward said...

I love these...thanks for sharing your recipe! :D

5 Starr's Farm said...

Just wanted to say, the Oven Fries were the best.....Thanks

Farmchick said...

5 Starr's~ So glad you enjoyed them...thanks for letting me know. :)

The Wife said...

So I'm guessing if I ate the entire batch, that wouldn't be too weight watcher friendly? They look yummy!

Farmchick said...

The Wife~ lol ummmm right...that would not be good!! haha

Carrie said...

Thanks for sharing, Farmchick!! They look YUMMY. And to think they are Weight Watcher friendly, is just a bonus!!

Hugs!! Carrie

Beth E. said...

I bet your kiddos love these! Thanks for sharing the recipe. :-)

Kim said...

YUM and with the chocolate added to it double YUM! My family loves no bake cookies and will probably like these also.
Thanks,
Kim in OK

Linda said...

Can't wait to make these....I love peanut butter!