Granola Bars
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It's easy and budget friendly to make your own granola bars...even better, you'll know exactly what's in them. These homemade chewy granola bars will cost less than $2 for 18 bars. You likely have the ingredients in your pantry, so what are you waiting for? Bake a healthy lunch snack for your kids today!
Serves: 18
  • 2 cups quick-cooking oats
  • ½ cup dark brown sugar
  • ½ cup honey
  • ½ cup peanut butter
  • ¾ cup raisins, craisins, chocolate chips, M&M's, nuts, flaxseeds or whatever you like.
  1. Preheat oven to 350.
  2. Spray a 9 x 13 pan with cooking spray.
  3. Mix all ingredients together in a large bowl.
  4. Press into the prepared pan.
  5. Bake for about 18 minutes or until light golden brown.
  6. Cool 5 minutes and cut into rectangles.
  7. Cool completely.
  8. Store in an airtight container.
recipe adapted from Kroger
Recipe by The Budget Diet at