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On-The-Go Trail Mix


Toss a bag of this homemade snack mix into your kids' backpacks -- they'll thank you.

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  • Servings: 6

Source: Everyday Food, October 2008


  • 1 1/2 cups mixed dried fruit, such as cranberries, apricots, cherries, raisins, and apples
  • 1 cup pecans
  • 1/2 cup candy-coated chocolate


  1. In a medium bowl, combine dried fruit, pecans, and chocolate.

  2. Divide among 6 resealable plastic bags.


On "The Martha Stewart Show," Martha added 1 cup of pretzels to the mix.

Cook's Notes

To store, keep at room temperature, up to 1 month.

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  • cr8zicr8tiv
    4 APR, 2013
    This is a great idea, I saved it to my zip list, which is sync'd to my cell, so the next shopping trip I take I will try this out... Thank you Martha, you are my idol, I love you're tips and craftiness...