5 Minute Granola Bars

Super easy snack idea for you guys today.  5 Minute Granola Bars.  Only 6 ingredients and 5 minutes to throw them together.  You can even make them nut free for school friendly snacks!  Use this 5 Minute Granola Bars recipe as a base, and add in whatever flavors you like.  If you like no bake bars, you will also like my Almond Joy Protein Bars and my Almond Butter Protein Bars.

5 Minute Granola Bars - My Whole Food Life

These bars are vegan and gluten free.  I will provide a nut free option in the recipe as well.  If you wanted to boost the protein a little more, you could add some chia seeds or hemp hearts.


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DIY Spring Rolls

I love spring rolls.  I always get them when we go out for Thai food.  I just assumed they were hard to make.  They are actually super easy!!  Not only am I sharing this great recipe for spring rolls, I also am hosting a giveaway from MightyNest for Earth Month. Yay!

One of my lucky readers will win these 3 beautiful bamboo cutting boards, and some other sustainably made bamboo products when you enter below. Good luck!


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Set of 3 bamboo cutting boards – For all your prep work

Bamboo bread knife  – For entertaining

Bamboo cheese plane – For entertaining

Bambo garden markers – So you can grow your own fresh herbs or whatever else you desire

Bamboo goo – For keeping all your bamboo products in great shape. I suggest oiling them once a week.

Bamboo toothbrushes – For you and the kids

Why choose MightyNest bamboo products?

  • Did you know these products are only made from that is sustainably harvested and free of fertilizers or pesticides. And naturally, they use only water-based formaldehyde-free adhesives.
  • Made from Organically grown bamboo
  • Easy to care for and clean

I have these and I love them all!


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Almond Butter & Jelly Thumbprint Cookies

I have an exciting post for you guys today.  I am reviewing Kathy Patalsky’s new book, Healthy Happy Vegan Kitchen.  You may already know Kathy from her awesome blog, The Lunch Box Bunch/Healthy Happy Life.  She is also the founder of Finding Vegan, which is a pretty awesome place to check out lots of yummy vegan recipes!


If you are new to veganism, Happy Healthy Vegan Kitchen is a great book to start with.  This book is packed with 220 easy vegan recipes!  Not only is it full of yummy recipes like, coconut oil blueberry muffins, sprout avocado sandwich, curried quinoa patties and the strawberry avocado mache salad, it also comes with wellness tips and tips on stocking your vegan kitchen.  Not only am I reviewing this book, I am also sharing a recipe and offering a giveaway to you guys!  Yay!!

 Almond Butter Jelly Thumbprint Cookies - My Whole Food Life

These cookies were seriously good.  They didn’t even last a day in our house.  I know you will love them too.  If you want to pre-order the book, you can do so here.  Good luck in the giveaway!


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