Oatmeal Prune Bars

Created by: Stephanie at Somewhat Simple

These crisp and chewy one-bowl oatmeal breakfast bars are packed with delicious ingredients, and are super easy to make. They’re perfect for an easy meal on the go, or a filling afternoon snack!

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  • 1/2 cup butter softened
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 cup old fashioned oats
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 8-10 prunes cut into fourths
  • 3/4 cup chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup shredded coconut


  1. Preheat the oven to 350.
  2. In a medium bowl, cream the butter and brown sugar until light and fluffy. Add the egg and mix until combined. Add the flour, oats, and salt, and mix until combined. Fold in the prunes, chocolate chips, and shredded coconut.
  3. Spread the mixture in a greased or parchment lined 9 x 9 baking dish. Bake 24-28 minutes, or until lightly browned on top. Let cool before slicing.

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