Posts Tagged ‘homemade granola bars’

Tasteful Tuesday: Homemade Granola Bars Recipe

Tuesday, June 19th, 2018

Granola bars are perfect for after school snacks, quick on-the-go breakfasts, camping trips, car rides; you get the picture. Homemade granola bars are a step up because you get to be flexible with the ingredients.

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What You’ll Need:

  • 3 cups instant oats
  • 1 (14 ounce) can sweetened condensed milk
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
  • 1 cup flaked coconut*
  • 1/2 cup sliced almonds*
  • 1/2 cup sweetened dried cranberries*


  1. Preheat the oven to 350°F and grease a 9 x 13-inch pan.
  2. In a large bowl, mix together all the ingredients until fully combined. Press flat into the greased pan.
  3. Bake for 20-25 minutes in the preheated oven. The edges will be slightly browned and the bar texture will be moist and chewy.+
  4. Let cool for about 5 minutes, then cut into desired squares. Cool completely then serve (or store).

*These ingredients can be swapped out for almost anything (solid). The mixing directions stay the same.
+For crunchier bars, increase the baking time by 2-3 minutes.

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Seven Favorite Apple and Pumpkin Recipes

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

Our last full week of October is here, and while we are excited for Halloween to arrive, we are also looking forward to Thanksgiving (it is just 30 days away!). This week, we are laying out seven of our favorite apple and pumpkin recipes to continue celebrating fall and its festive occasions, whether that means a cozy date on the couch or an autumn dinner party with friends.

Apple Muffin with Crumble Topping

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Apple Muffins

Perfect for chilly mornings (that are upon us) during the weekend or as a grab-and-go breakfast during the week. The crumble topping is an added bonus to this tasty apple confection.

Halloween Apple Mouths

Let the kids have a little fun with their after school snack by serving these spook-tacular treats. They are quick and easy to make, especially if you are rushing to sports practices or a last-minute Halloween kids party.

Beverage Dispenser with Chalkboard Label & StandApple Cider Punch

Perhaps the drink of fall, this apple cider concoction is a mixture of fruit juices that will leave your party guests refreshed and thirsty for more.

Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake

The best of three worlds, really. Satisfy pumpkin pie lovers, cheesecake lovers, pie lovers, and general pumpkin lovers with this irresistible recipe you may find yourself making all year long.

Pumpkin Pie Milkshake

Things just got better. Milkshakes aren’t just for summer, this fall alternative is creamy and delicious to serve at any party or while you’re watching your favorite Halloween movies.

Pumpkin Bread

Infuse a loaf of bread with delicious pumpkin by following this recipe and serve for breakfast, dessert or a snack (we recommend adding chocolate chips!).

Pumpkin Cinnamon Chip & Pecan Granola Bars

Talk about flavor! This homemade granola bar recipe can be altered to fit your tastes, and offers a great way to start off your mornings right this season.

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