Hansel and Gretel trail mix
Time to make: 10 mins
Total cost: $ 8.00 / $ 0.80 per serve
(at time of publication)
30 raw almonds
30 raw cashew nuts
10 teaspoons toasted pumpkin seeds
10 teaspoon raisins
10 tablespoons Special K Original cereal
10 teaspoons desiccated coconut
10 small paper or plastic bags
Total fat 6g
Saturated fat 2g
Dietary fibre 1g
1 Decorate each plastic bag with pumpkin faces, bats or skulls. Alternatively write something along the lines of 'Inside: bugs, mud, scabs and dandruff!'
2 Into each bag, place 3 almonds, 3 cashew nuts, 1 teaspoon pumpkin seeds, 1 teaspoon raisins, 1 tablespoon Special K, 1 teaspoon desiccated coconut.
3 Seal each bag with a piece of ribbon and hand out at the door.
- You can add 1-2 dark chocolate chips, cacao nibs or carob bits to each bag.
- Corn flakes and All-Bran flakes work well as substitutes for Special K.
- Instead of bags, try sheer plastic disposable gloves.
This treat can be made days in advance.
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