I am going to be honest, I am not much of a baker. It's not that I don't like to bake, it's that when I do it doesn't seem to turn out right so I normally just stick to cooking which I really enjoy to do! When I do want to bake something, I love for it to be an easy recipe and this my friends is really easy and tastes super yummy!!
Raspberry Oat Bars:
1 1/4 cups of quick oats oatmeal
1 1/4 cup of flour
1/2 cup of brown sugar
1 tsp of baking powder
1/4 tsp of salt
1 3/4 STICKS of butter, softened
1 cup of Raspberry Jam or desired flavor
Combine all of your ingredients and mix in the butter until crumbly. Reserve 1 cup of the crumb mixture. Place the remaning crumb mixture in the bottom of a 8 x 8 in pan. Layer with jam and remaining crumb mixture on top. Bake at 350 degrees for 30-35 minutes. Let cool.
Serve with either ice cream or cool whip.