My kids are picky eaters. (If your kids aren’t, please don’t tell me about it. ;-)) Picky eaters + a mom who isn’t a morning person = breakfast disaster on most days. I have searched high and low, and I have found precisely one granola bar that my kids will eat (each). Of course it isn’t the same one. Add their granola bar preferences to those of mine and my husband, and you are looking at 4 different boxes of granola bars to feed the 4 of us for a week (see here, here, here and here). That can get expensive!
Thankfully, the internet has a plethora of awesome, kid approved granola bar recipes just begging to be made. I am on a mission this year to do more home cooking and prepping ahead of time so that we can (hopefully) slash our food budget by eliminating some of the processed/pre-made foods that we buy. If you are on the same path OR if you are just looking for some fun new granola bar recipes to try, here is a list to get you started!
20 Kid Approved Granola Bar Recipes
1) Maple Granola Rice Krispie Treats from Lemons for Lulu
2) No Bake Mini M&M Granola Bars from Simple Green Moms
3) White Chocolate Cereal Granola Bars from Diary of a Recipe Collecter
4) Healthy Homemade Granola Bars from The Fit Housewife
5) Chocolate Chip Granola Bars with Sprinkles from Bake Belissima
6) Rice Chex Granola Bars from Appetites Anonymous
7) Cinnamon Toast Crunch Granola Bars from Dinners, Dishes and Desserts
8) Celebration Granola Bars from Vanessa Baked
9) No Bake Peanut Butter Pretzel Granola Bars from Culinary Couture Blog
10) Trail Mix Granola Bar from The Hot Plate
11) Fruity Pebbles Granola Bars from Pies and Plots
12) S’mores Granola Bars from I Heart Eating
13) Monster Trail Mix Granola Bars from Mom On Timeout
14) Peanut Butter Granola Bars with Chocolate Frosting from GI 365
15) Chocolate Dipped Salted Caramel Granola Bars from A Bajillion Recipes
16) No Bake Nutella S’mores Granola Bars from Inside Bru Crew Life
17) Cake Batter Granola Bars from Creme de la Crumb
18) Snickerdoodle Cookie Granola Bars from Averie Cooks
19) Funfetti Granola Bars from Kitchen Meets Girl
20) Strawberry M&M Granola Bars from Inside Bru Crew Life
Do you have a favorite granola bar recipe? Feel free to share!
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