start the new year right with this easy and healthy banana bread granola
this post was first published in January of 2014, now with updated pictures
I hope the new year is treating you well. Today was our first day back to school and work after after a wonderufl holiday. Moving at Christmas time may not be for everyone. It was crazy, and busy, and exhausting but I wouldn’t have done it any other way.
We got keys late on December 22. The kids and I moved as many boxes as we could that night, and then again the next day while we waited for Ian and the truck. Appliances (that I am in LOVE with) arrived at 5 on the 23rd. We were putting beds together at midnight and hanging Christmas lights on Christmas eve.
And every minute of it was magical; I was so sad to see everyone head off this morning.
But all good things must come to an end, and after a few weeks of eating pretty much anything we wanted, it is time to get back on the healthy track.
Banana bread is one of my all time favorite snacks, but I am trying really hard to cut back on the bread, no matter how delicious. This granola tastes just like my beloved banana bread, but healthier. It is also a delicious addition to my morning yogurt and fruit.
I usually add almond meal to my granola, but if you want a more classic banana bread taste, try adding ground walnuts or pecans. Both are delicious, and for dessert I love adding a few chunks of dark chocolate or a dab of peanut butter.
Here’s to happy and less busy 2017
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granola waffles 
URLs in this post:
 Print Recipe: http://www.wellfloured.com/banana-bread-granola/print/
 chocolate peanut butter granola: http://www.wellfloured.com/chocolate-peanut-butter-granola/
 granola waffles: http://www.wellfloured.com/granola-waffles/
 banana split bread: http://www.wellfloured.com/banana-split-bread/