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My (soon to be famous) Granola

I realize this blog is all over the place.  Maybe someday I'll figure out what I want to be when I grow up.  

One of my hobbies is cooking.  Here is my granola recipe.  Eat a cup of this in the morning with some almond milk and you'll feed healthier all day long.  

Layne’s (soon to be) Famous Granola
10 cups rolled oats 2 cups of 7 grain cereal 1 cup sunflower seeds 2 cups sliced almonds 1/2 cup flax seed 3 cups flaked coconut 2 cups dried cranberries
1/2 cup brown sugar 1/4 cup real maple syrup 1/2 cup honey 1/4 cup molasses 1 cup canola oil 1 tablespoon cinnamon 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoon salt (may be omitted if the sunflower seeds are salted) 
Preheat oven to 325 degrees F.  Spray 2 large baking sheets with non-stick spray.Combine the oats, 7 grain, sunflower seeds, almonds, coconut, and flax seed in a large bowl.  Stir togetherIn a sauce pan, combine the sugar, syrup, honey, molasses, oil, vanilla, salt, and cinnamon.  Bring to boil over medium heat.  Pour the mixture over the …