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08 Jan, 2014

The easiest granola, ever

Posted by: andrea tomkins In: Recipes and Food

*Now with recipe costs! Scroll to the end of this post for the breakdown. I was at the grocery store the other day and I tweeted about my all time favourite granola and received this response: @missfish clearly you haven’t tried my homemade maple pecan granola! Yummy and way less expensive per serving :) — […]

Another great recipe for homemade granola bars. These are soft and chewy and delicious. My mouth is watering just thinking about it.

After a trip to the grocery store I renewed my resolution to bake my own healthy granola bars for the girls to bring to school. After a lot of searching I found a good recipe and altered it to make it even healthier. It has received an enthusiastic thumbs up from everyone. Not only it is nut-free, but you can make it as organic as you want.


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