The holiday season is officially upon us, and that means… travel. And lots of it. If you want something a little healthier and more filling than those mini bags of airplane Cheez-its, check out this delicious and simple homemade granola recipe! It is a little salty, a little sweet, and highly addicting. Your traveling seatmates will be jealous.

Ingredients -

6 cups steel-cut oats

2 cups raw pumpkin seeds

2 cups raw sunflower seeds

1 cup raw sesame seeds

2 cups coconut flakes (sweetened or unsweetened)

2 ½ cups raw pecans (chopped)

½ cup raw walnuts (chopped)

1 cup raw almonds (chopped)

1 cup brown sugar

2 tsp salt

1 cup olive oil

1 ½ cups maple syrup


1. Mix all the dry ingredients together in a large bowl.

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2. Add the brown sugar on top of the dry ingredients

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3. Pour the olive oil and maple syrup

4. Mix all together

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5. Put in the oven at 350 degrees Fahrenheit, and bake until golden brown.

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Enjoy this delicious and simple homemade granola recipe– it is bound to keep you satisfied as you travel home to family + friends this holiday season. If you want some tips on how to survive the holiday season, check out this article.