Skip the store-bought kind.

August 25, 2016

Get ready for back-to-school with delicious, healthy DIY snack bars.

1. Back-to-School Raspberry Granola Bars 

Ideal for school bake sales or lunch boxes, these tasty granola bars are quick to put together with pantry staples.

Ideal for school bake sales or lunch boxes, these tasty granola bars are quick to put together with pantry staples.

2. Sticky Oat-and-Pine-Nut Bars

These chewy, nutty, white-chocolate-dipped sweets are a little bit granola bar, a little bit trail mix.

These chewy, nutty, white-chocolate-dipped sweets are a little bit granola bar, a little bit trail mix.

3. Cranberry-Pumpkin Seed Energy Bars

Pick your favorite nuts and dried fruit for these fantastic honey-flavored cereal bars.

4. Apricot, Coconut and Almond Bars

These oat bars are like delicious granola made to go.

These oat bars are like delicious granola made to go.

5. Cranberry-Walnut Power Bars

Natural sweetness like brown rice syrup and natural cane sugar make these gingery, nutrient-bars a healthy choice.

Natural sweetness like brown rice syrup and natural cane sugar make these gingery, nutrient-bars a healthy choice. 

6. Fruit-and-Nut Energy Bars

The snack bar is the ultimate portable nibble to bring to school, but the pre-packaged kinds aren't always delicious or good for you. With these creative recipes, you can make your own super tasty snack bars. From raspberry granola bars to cranberry-pumpkin seed energy bars, we've got the right bar for you.

These dried blueberry and peanut butter-studded bars can be made ahead of time and stored for up to 5 days. 

7. Matcha, Pistachio and Quinoa Bars

Energizing matcha powder gives these crunchy, gluten-free bars their brilliant green color.