Posts Tagged ‘Granola’

Granola with Dates and Pomegranate Seeds

Saturday, April 7th, 2012
Granola with Dates and Pomegranate Seeds

Granola with Dates and Pomegranate Seeds

Granola with Dates and Pomegranate Seeds

This is a hearty and delicious breakfast, lunch or snack. The sweet, chewy dates pair well with the nutty, crunchy granola. The tart bursts of juicy pomegranate seeds cuts through the richness of the dates.
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Pumpkin Granola

Saturday, October 1st, 2011
Pumpkin Granola and Yogurt

Pumpkin Granola and Yogurt

Pumpkin Granola

Here’s a crunchy granola with a fall twist.  Sprinkle it on top of yogurt or ice cream.  Or, add milk for a granola cereal.
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Muesli

Thursday, June 16th, 2011
Muesli with Raisins

Muesli with Raisins

Muesli

Muesli is a versatile, delicious, healthy, and easy breakfast or snack.  The main ingredient is uncooked rolled oats soaked in a liquid, so it’s great for the warmer months when hot cereal just sounds too hot for breakfast.  The soaked rolled oats are also mixed often mixed with nuts and fresh or dried fruits.  The soaking liquid can be anything from water, milk, juice, plain yogurt, or milk alternatives.  You can also add a sweetener if desired, but fruit will add some sweetness.  Here is a basic recipe to get you started.
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Make Your Own Yogurt Cups

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011
Yogurt Cup with Frozen Blueberries and Wheat Germ

Yogurt Cup with Frozen Blueberries and Wheat Germ

Tuesday Tip

Make Your Own Yogurt Cups

I talked about this idea a number of weeks ago in the Healthy Snack Idea post, but thought I would revisit, and expand upon, making your own yogurt cups.
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Yogurt Parfait

Monday, July 5th, 2010
Yogurt Parfait with Crunchy Granola

Yogurt Parfait with Crunchy Granola

Yogurt Parfait

Here’s a fast and healthy breakfast.  I especially like making them in the summer when all the fresh fruit is available.  When it’s not peak fruit season I heat up some frozen berries, which still works very well.  If you want to take it to go either pack the granola separately, or place it on top of the yogurt, otherwise it will get soggy fast.
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