Easy Breakfast Recipes: Cereal Bars

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These easy cereal bars have quickly become one of my family’s favorite easy breakfast recipes.

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We all know that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, however, it’s also the easiest to skip.  Rushed morings, busy schedules and picky eaters can contribute to many of us skipping our morning meal.

I’ve found that if I make easy, grab-and-go options my family is more apt to eat breakfast every day.  This is where these easy cereal bars come in.

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These breakfast bars don’t sacrifice taste to deliver a nutritious breakfast.  And, because they packed with protein and fiber, they keep you satisfied all morning.

My family loved these easy cereal bars because they were easy to eat on the run.  I loved them because they were packed with so much good stuff.

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Easy Breakfast Recipes: Cereal Bars

1 cup of your favorite cereal
1/3 cup miniature marshmallows
Chocolate chips, melted for drizzling
Sliced almonds for garnish

Spray a microwave safe bowl with non-stick cooking spray.  Add cereal and marshmallows to bowl.  Microwave on high for 45 seconds, or until marshmallows melt.  Stir to combine marshmallows and cereal.

Run your hands under water to prevent the marshmallows from sticking.  Using your hands, form the mixture into two bars.

OPTIONAL: Drizzle melted chocolate on top on each bar and top with sliced almonds.

Refrigerate until fully cooled.

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15 thoughts on “Easy Breakfast Recipes: Cereal Bars”

  1. Christina, Love this for an easy get up and go kind of breakfast! Thank you for sharing with all of us at the Show Stopper!

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  2. Just dropping by to let you know that I’m featuring YOU today over on my blog! Thank you so much for linking up to {wow me} wednesday!

    Ginger @ GingerSnapCrafts.com

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  3. Yummy! I have a brand new box of this cereal. I think I will surprise the kids with these. They love that cereal.

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  4. I never thought to use a flaky cereal like this in a cereal bar! I think my daughter would love these at snack time 🙂

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  5. These sound like a sweet treat which would be great for after school. Bet you could make them with just about any cereal, say Cheerios, too. Thanks for sharing on Share Your Stuff Tuesdays.

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  6. Saw these tasty bars on the Chef in Training link up. These look delicious! Honey Bunches of Oats is my husbands favorite cereal, he would be thrilled if I made these. 🙂

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  7. I love cereal bars and these bars look great, I love the drizzled chocolate and almonds on top! Checking this out from marvelous Mondays.
    Cathy

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