We use this recipe for bars or cereal.
6 cups old fashioned oats
4 Tbsp. oil
4 Tbsp. maple syrup
1/2 cup honey
2 tsp. vanilla
OPTIONAL: (when adding extras put a little less oats so mixture will stick together for bars)
-Place oats on a cookie sheet. Bake in 350F oven until oats are slightly golden
-In saucepan combine oil, sugar, syrup, honey, vanilla and cinnamon. Melt together
-Place oats in large bowl. Add extras. Add liquid mixture. Mix well
-Press firmly with wetted spoon into cake pan. (If you want cereal granola add a little more oats and spread onto cookie sheet.)
-Place in fridge to set. Cut into bars or crumble cereal.