When everyone is back at school and extra curricular activities kick in, it can be difficult to find time to have an after school snack, or evening snack ready to go for your kids. The same issue of business applies to our work lives when we are dropping kids off at daycare and rushing to work, it’s hard to find time for breakfast. Making a big batch of trail mix is a great way to prevent your family from reaching for a candy bar in the cupboard when they’re hungry, and instead, grabbing a handful of protein for the road.

1. Anti-Oxidant Trail Mix

Get all those anti-oxidants in your body throughout the day, with a kick of energy as well!

2. Slow Cooker Paleo Pumpkin Spice Trail Mix

Trail mix can be tine consuming to make…if you don’t have a crock pot! If you do, then you’re in luck. Toss these ingredients in and you’ll come home to a delicious snack.

3. Animal Cookie Trail Mix Recipe

This colorful trail mix is perfect for a birthday party favor or as a fun snack for your little one at school.

4. Healthy Banana Split Trail Mix

Stop! Do not reach for the ice cream to make a banana split. Instead, dig into this healthy trail mix that is filled with all the good stuff that is in a banana split (minus the ice cream).

5. Chocolate Covered Strawberry Trail Mix

Skip the chocolate dipped strawberries and fill up on some delicious trail mix with dried strawberries!

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6. Cherry Chocolate Pistachio Trail Mix

Sweet and salty, this trail mix is perfect for the foodie who can’t decide if they want savoury or sweet.

7. Healthy Trail Mix

This healthy trail mix is ideal for your next movie night. Instead of eating chocolate and popcorn, inhale this healthy mix of both while enjoying your favorite movie.

8. Crock Pot Chunky Monkey Paleo Trail Mix

Another crock pot option is to make this fantastic crock pot trail mix to top some greek yogurt for a healthy dessert.

9. Pizza Trail

Who ever thought of having a pizza flavored trail mix? Someone did, because here’s your recipe!

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10. Hit The Trail Granola

This trail mix is the perfect mix between trail mix and granola. It has just about anything you can think of included in this concoction and we are positive it may be your new favorite snack.

Lindsay Duncan

Lindsay loves cooking fun and creative meals for friends and family. At home, you can find her trying out a new recipe found on Pinterest while trying to balance her husband's sweet tooth with her healthy eating habits. If she's not in the kitchen, you'll find Lindsay photographing people she loves and going out with friends to try the newest restaurant in her small town.

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