DIY: Make Your Own Protein Bars
These protein bars are my favorite treat to have on hand. They're fast, easy-to-make, healthy, and oh-so-yummyful! (Yep, that’s a word.)

Being a vegetarian, it can sometimes be hard for me to get enough protein. But not with these tasty bad boys!

Enjoy!

Becky’s Super-Lovely, Fun ‘n Healthy Protein Bars
Makes anywhere between 10-20 bars, depending upon how big you cut them

Ingredients
  • 2 cups peanut butter (or almond butter
  • 1 3/4 cups raw honey 
  • 2 1/4 cups protein powder (chocolate tastes best with this one) 
  • 3 cups regular oatmeal 
  • 1 tbls cinnamon 
  • 1/2 cup almond slivers
  • 9 x 13 inch pan
Preparation
  • Microwave almond (or peanut) butter and honey until smooth. Stir. 
  • In another bowl, mix the rest of the dry ingredients. 
  • Add the almond (or peanut) butter and honey. Mix with hands (It’s way easier that way!) 
  • Press the mixture into the pan and place in fridge. Keep in fridge for at least an hour


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