Do you ever find yourself throwing away bananas every week because they ripen way too quickly? Instead of throwing them away, use ‘em to make some of your favorite desserts! Not only are you preventing food from going to waste, you’re also making some nutritious, delicious treats–
1] BANANA OATMEAL COOKIES
Are you craving something sweet, but haven’t had any time to go to the supermarket this week? No worries — this banana oatmeal cookie recipe requires very few ingredients. All you need is 2 bananas + 2 cups of oatmeal!
2] NICE CREAM
Chop up a few bananas + put them in the freezer for a few hours. Once they are completely frozen, throw them in the blender with milk + cocoa powder. You’ll have a delicious, creamy bowl of banana *nice* cream in no time. You can change up the flavor by swapping the cocoa powder for fruit, such as strawberries. Get creative + experiment with different flavors!
3] CHOCOLATE PUDDING
This chocolate pudding recipe is packed with healthy fats, potassium, + antioxidants for a chocolate treat. All you need are bananas, avocados, cocoa powder, + a bit of maple syrup.
4] MICROWAVEABLE MUG BROWNIE
This mug recipe is so simple + so delicious! Mash up banana into a mug ++ add milk, cocoa, baking powder, vanilla extract, + coconut flour. Stir everything up in a mug + put in the microwave for 2 minutes — it doesn’t get much easier than that!
5] CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER MILKSHAKE
Milkshakes are a favorite for most people, ++ fortunately there is a version that’s as good for you as it tastes. This chocolate peanut butter milkshake recipe may seem like an ice cream milkshake, but it’s made from bananas, peanut butter, cocoa powder, + your choice of milk instead!
6] BANANA POPS
If you love popsicles, you’ll definitely love this banana pop recipe! Stick a banana on popsicle sticks or cooking skewers, add toppings [like chocolate, nuts, + sprinkles] + freeze. Within a few hours, you’ll have a tasty treat to satisfy your sweet tooth.
7] BAKED BANANAS
You can’t go wrong with an easy, baked banana! Place a banana in the oven with some honey + cinnamon [maybe even some PB!] + enjoy : )
++ Soula [soula_inchaarg] // UMD CHAARG