Gluten-Free, Nut-Free Caramel Apple Pie Lunchbox Bar by Small Potatoes
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I don’t know about your schools, but ours have a strict “no nut” policy. As you might imagine, this takes a lot of the ease out of lunch-making. No more peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. No more trail mix. No Nutella…ya, that one stings. No almonds. No almond butter. No granola bars unless they are free of nuts. Yeesh.
I didn’t want to give up granola or granola bars entirely, so I started making my own. This recipe is perfect for lunch boxes, and it’s easy to make…no baking required! They are chewy, delicious, and also gluten-free, which I suppose is another difficult obstacle to overcome when it comes to lunch-making.
Here is the list of ingredients that we put in our caramel apple pie bars…
ABOUT ARLEE: Arlee is an Early Childhood Educator, earning her degree at BYU Idaho. She run a government accredited care center in her home in Red Deer, AB. She studied with the New York Institute of Photography and she owns her own photography studio. Arlee is a mother of 6, an aspiring yogi, a lover of books, travel, good food and wine. She’s a blogger in her “spare time” and she will never say no to chocolate.
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