1/3 cup peanut butter ~ creamy or chunky
2/3 cup unsweetened applesauce
1 tsp vanilla extract
1 1/2 cups oatmeal ~ uncooked
1/4 cup chopped nuts (your favorite)
1/4 cup chocolate chips, optional
Preheat heat oven to 350 degrees.
In a large bowl, mash bananas until smooth and creamy. Add peanut butter and mix until completely combined. and then add in the applesauce and vanilla~ mix again until all are completely combined.
Add in the oatmeal and nuts to the banana mixture and combine. Add the optional chocolate chips at this time if you want them mixed throughout.
Let dough rest for 10 minutes.
Drop cookie dough, by spoonfuls, onto a parchment paper lined cookie sheet. If you just want the chocolate chips on the top of the cookies, add now.
source: Watching What I Eat