Healthy no bake energy bites inspired by the famous ice cream!
Cover the dates in water and soak for 15-30 minutes. Drain the water.
In a food processor blend the banana, soaked dates, vanilla and 3/4 cup of the old fashioned oats until smooth. After blending fold in last 1/4 cup of oats, chia seeds, chopped nuts and mini chocolate chips into the mixture.
Use your hands to form bite sized balls. Place on a cookie sheet in the fridge and allow them to firm up before moving to a storage container.