Healthy Breakfast Bars You Can Make at Home

Anyone who has experience in home cooking knows it's so much better than store-bought. Not only does it taste better, but when you cook at home, you are in control of what gets put into the food. You can skip the additives, chemicals, and non-essential ingredients to focus on whole, healthy foods. Home cooking also allows you to do what matters the most: spend quality time with your kids and family.

Cooking with kids allows you to spend time together without the distraction of a screen. Your kids have the opportunity to learn a variety of skills as well: cooking can teach math and measuring skills, food and literacy skills, and is an artistic and creative endeavor. Even better, when you are done, you and your child can enjoy your culinary creations together.

But what if you don't know how to cook? Even if you don't have a lot of experience with home cooking, meal kits can make home cooking doable. Meal kits are shipped right to your home and contain all of the ingredients in the correct portions for specific recipes. They reduce waste and make cooking achievable in the midst of your busy life. Even if you're a new cook, the goal with meal kits is to make the whole endeavor less intimidating.

3 DIY Breakfast Bar Recipes

Homemade breakfast bars are a perfect snack for your on-the-go family. They're also a great place to start if you want to learn how to cook, and all of the pre-portioned ingredients arrive together in the mail. There is no need to worry about finding the right recipe, purchasing the correct ingredients at the store, or doing something wrong. All of the quality control tested recipes arrive at your home, ready to go! Here are a few of our favorites you can try at home this week.

Vegan Coconut Bars

With succulent flakes of coconut, delectable chocolate chips, and a healthy portion of energy-sustaining oats and seeds, this delicious vegan recipe is sure to please every member of your family. The addition of peanut butter packs a punch with energy that will last the whole day. This sweet treat recipe yields eight homemade bars.

Try it: Vegan Coconut Bars


Peanut Butter Cereal Bars

A little bit sweet, a little bit salty, these honey and peanut butter bars make for a great breakfast food or after school snack. Cornflakes comprise the basis of these healthy breakfast bars, with dark chocolate chips added as an extra treat. This classic bar is a perfect culinary fit for adults and children alike.

Try it: Peanut Butter Cereal Bars


Nutty Vegan Bars

The sweet, tart dried cherries in this bar distinguish it from most of the granola bars out there. With no animal products and a variety of delectable nuts and seeds, this bar will please vegans and non-vegans alike. Pumpkin seeds, oats, and dark chocolate chips deliver a generous serving of vitamins and minerals with every bite.

Try it: Nutty Vegan Bars


Make a Batch of Homemade Granola Bars Tonight

Interested in making healthy homemade granola bars for your family? Take advantage of a new, healthy activity you can do with the whole family. Granola bars are a safe and kid-friendly recipe with no sharp knives or precise measurements required. By taking a Saturday or Sunday morning to make these easy breakfast bar recipes, you will have meal-prepped breakfasts and snacks for the whole week.

When you order our ready-to-cook meal kits, we ship you everything you need to make a full pan of bars. Your delivery will consist of pre-portioned ingredients, so you won't have any pesky half-bags of leftover ingredients. No more worrying about whether you have the right size of measuring cup or how to use up leftover oats or nuts. By ordering a meal kit, you will skip the time-consuming trip to the grocery store and have breakfast ingredients delivered right to your door. Good health has never been more convenient!

When you order our bars, we send you only fresh ingredients of the finest quality available. All of our recipes have been tested and retested—you don't have to experiment with a brand new recipe. We also include step-by-step instructions for how to use every ingredient in the kit. Our meal kits will work for you whether you are a seasoned and busy chef or novice cook.