Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Granola Cups

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Granola Cups | jessicagavin.com

Oh boy, I have certainly been on a snack kick lately! Mostly because it’s a little tricky getting a sit down meal with baby James keeping me on my toes all day. I have to tell you, these peanut butter chocolate chip granola cups saved me from starvation the minute we returned home from the epic delivery of our son James. I had made these granola cups a few days before as part of my “baby nesting” phase, I whipped up a bunch of homemade treats like my no-bake snack bites in anticipation for the much needed energy once baby arrived, and I’m sure glad I did!… 

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