These “energy balls” are exactly what they sound like: Perfect little bites of energy that will help you curb cravings for something sweet when you really need something. Made with oats, coconut, almond butter, and pumpkin puree, they’re totally healthy and satisfying.
1 c. old-fashioned rolled oats
1/2 c. unsweetened coconut flakes or shavings
1/2 c. unsweetened almond butter, warmed
1/3 c. unsweetened pumpkin puree
1/4 c. golden raisins or choc chips
2 tbsp. maple syrup
2 tbsp. chia seeds
2 tbsp. pumpkin seeds
1 tsp. pumpkin pie spice
In a large bowl, mix together oats, coconut, almond butter, pumpkin puree, raisins, maple syrup, chia seeds, pumpkin seeds, and pumpkin pie spice until combined.
Using your hands, form mixture into 2” balls. Transfer to a plate or small baking sheet.
Refrigerate balls until set, 20 to 30 minutes.
Store in the fridge in an airtight container until ready to eat.