Soft and Chewy Granola Bars

On mornings when you're running out the door, it's great to have some healthy granola bars in the house to take with in the car for a quick breakfast (or snack) on the run.

  • 2 1/2 cups old fashioned rolled oats
  • 1/2 cup whole almonds, coarsely chopped
  • 1/3 cup honey
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter, cut into pieces*
  • 1/4 cup packed light brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/2 cup dried cranberries, coarsely chopped
  • 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons mini chocolate chips

*For a dairy free version, use Earth Balance Buttery Sticks

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