I’m Ashleigh from Waking Up In Vegas!
If you can’t tell from my blog name, I am from Las Vegas and love every minute of it!
I am so grateful that Heather let me take over her little corner of the world (If I were her I would be very territorial of this blog, because it’s kinda awesome!? I’m sure you agree.)
I am venturing into the world of writing about healthy living and fitness; and thought I would share one of my favorite granola recipes! I am a huge fan of quick and easy snacks, something that involves no baking is even better! [but don’t let me full you, I can whip up a mean cupcake]
This granola was inspired by “Chewy S’mores Granola Bars;” I love them so much, but really I can make it for so much cheaper!
Can I let you in on a secret, and please don’t hate me..but..I don’t like chocolate [gasp!] I know..I know..how am I even considered a woman! Anyway this recipe is sans chocolate but of course you may go ahead and get down with your bad self and add it..
1cup Old Fashioned Oats
½ cup Quaker Oatmeal Squares
1 tbsp. Honey
1 tbsp Peanut Butter [or whatever nutbutter you prefer]
1 tbsp Butter
Melt the Butter, Honey and PB in a pan:
combine both oats and cereal:
Add Marshmallows to melted ingredients:
Add Dry ingredients to wet ingredients:
mix and taste:
Put in a wax paper-lined Tupperware and store in the refrigerator!
It is just that easy!
Now like I said you can add chocolate if you must! You would add it to the dry ingredients in the beginning!
I like to have this granola plain, on yogurt, or mix it with some dried fruit and call it a day!
Sometimes this guy likes to help out in the kitchen and be a taste tester
I hope you have enjoyed this recipe!
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Thank you again, Heather, for letting me take over your sweet blog! =]]
Be sure to stop by Waking Up in Vegas and say hello! Thanks again girl!
QOTD: Do you make your own granola? what kind is your favorite?