Kid Crunch Trail Mix

Number of Servings: 8
Prep Time: 5 min.
Kid Crunch Trail Mix

Quick, easy and delicious. Store-bought trail mix is often heavier on the sugar than you’d expect. The trick to this trail mix is starting with a star-earning cereal and keeping the proportion of dried fruit and chocolate in balance with filling items like soy nuts and pumpkin seeds. If your family isn’t a fan of any one specific ingredient, use this recipe as a template to play around with making trail mix you can all agree on!

Ingredients

  • 4 cups Guiding Stars-earning cereal
  • ½ cup roasted, salted soy nuts
  • ½ cup dark chocolate chips
  • 1 cup raisins
  • 1 cup dried cranberries
  • ½ cup dry roasted pumpkin seeds

Directions

  1. Combine ingredients and store in air-tight container.

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