Crushed cookies add another dimension of flavor to homemade granola bars. These Thin Mint Granola Bars are easy to make and perfect for breakfast or lunch boxes.
I have a habit of buying cookies and hiding them under the cupboard. My family is pretty used to my sugar buying, so they know that most of the “extra” food is for the crazy baking that happens in our house.
So a package of store brand Thin Mints is definitely not just for eating. They know me a little too well for that. The first thing my daughter asked when she saw those cookies was, “what are you putting those in?”. She was right. They were definitely not for eating…at least not the traditional way. [Read more...]