Tuesday, July 7, 2009

Nature Valley's Nut Clusters

I started out reviewing homeschooling products (which I love!), added in a few book reviews (allows me to lose myself in a book more and call it "work"), and am now branching out into other products of interest to me. Hopefully they will be of interest to others as well!

MyBlogSpark is a fun program where bloggers can receive and review products. My first MyBlogSpark review is for Nature Valley's Nut Clusters. I am always looking for all natural, healthy snacks for the kids (and me!) and thought this product sounded like it could do the trick. I was happy to discover that it did indeed!

Nature Valley's Nut Clusters are like bite sized nut filled granola bars. I tried all four varieties; Peanut, Almond, Cashew, and Nut Lovers. I expected the Cashew to be my favorite but was surprised by how much I enjoyed the Nut Lovers. I am not really a nut lover and am often encouraged to eat nuts as a way to consume more protein. I usually find this difficult to do, as nuts are not a favorite. However, something about the combination of nuts, granola, and a touch of sweetness makes Nut Clusters a great solution and a great snack.

My children loved them as much as I did! They make a perfect snack at home or on the go. It's beach season for us and these are easy to toss in the tote bag on the way out the door. Our family really enjoyed them. If you give them a try next time you're grocery shopping, pop back here and let me know what you think!

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