Sometimes sweets can’t be avoided.
They just can’t.
But, everything’s okay in moderation, right?
If you’ve been following the blog, you know that I constantly stress how important it is to spend time as a family baking with your children, sharing stories, and enjoying the fruits of your “labor.”
So, I found these adorable banana split bites. I can personally attest that this tried and true recipe is a winner with the kids! I’m all about simple, fun treats that taste amazing and this certainly fits the bill! Give it a try with your children (about two or three each serves as a sufficient belly-filler), they’ll love them!
Chocolate (chips or melting squares)
Non-pareils, sprinkles or chopped peanuts
- Use firm bananas and cut into 1 inch sections. Leave the peel on for easy handling, and with a melon baller, dig a well in the middle of each banana section.
- Melt chocolate in the microwave and dip the bottom portion of the banana in chocolate and then dip it once again in either non-pareils or chopped peanuts. To quickly harden the chocolate, place dipped bananas in the freezer for five minutes.
- Fill each well with ice cream (I filled mine with vanilla chocolate chand top with whipped cream and a maraschino cherry.
I can’t say it enough: Take these recipes, make them with your children. These memories will last a lifetime.
Thank you, Bakers Royale!
Thoughts, comments, questions? Email me, JennKaysen@gmail.com
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