I love sweets. Forget pizza and pasta, sweet snacks are my go to item!! I can eat salad all day long if need be if it means I get chocolate for dessert haha. I’m always on the hunt to find ways to make my favorite treats a bit healthier, and this week I made Skinny “Puppy Chow”. No its not dog food, its peanut butter chocolate covered chex mix. SO GOOD!!!! Its also a great sweet snack for kids!!
Here is how I made it:
2 Cups Wheat Chex Cereal (you can use regular too)
2 Tbsp Natural Low Fat Peanut Butter
2 Tbsp “I Can’t Believe Its Not Butter”
2 Squares Sugar Free Dark Chocolate
1 Package Sugar Free Vanilla Pudding
1 Tbsp Powdered Sugar (optional)
Combine the butter, peanut butter, and chocolate in a large pot on the stove. Melt over low heat and stir consistently to prevent it from burning. Once it has all melted, remove from the stove. Pour the chex mix in the pot and mix it up well. Dump the chex onto a foil lined cookie sheet to cool. Once it has cooled (approx. 20-30 minutes) pour it into a large Ziploc bad and add the pudding and powdered sugar. Shake gently to mix. Store in an air tight container or bag for 3-5 days.