Michelle Cooks: Peanut Butter Baked Oatmeal

Six words will change the way you eat breakfast—peanut butter chunky monkey baked oatmeal.

And it’s good for you!

Peanut Butter Chunky Monkey Baked Oatmeal


  • 2 1/2 cup old fashioned oats
  • 2 over-ripe bananas smashed with some chunks left
  • 2 eggs beaten
  • 1 1/2 cups milk of your choice
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2 teaspoons cinnamon
  • 1/4 cup mini dark chocolate chips
  • Toppings: melted peanut butter sliced bananas, dark chocolate chips


Preheat the oven to 375 degrees.

Grease an 8 by 8 inch baking pan.

Mix all the ingredients in a bowl and stir until well combined.

Pour into the baking dish.

Bake for 30 to 35 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean.

Microwave peanut butter for 20 to 30 seconds to loosen it up enough to drizzle.

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