Riding to work is a great way to start and end your day. This National Bike to Work Day, portable snacks are the way to go for a day full of energy and a boost of positive vibes! Fuel your ride with these quick and easy bites.
These Citrus Cacao Power Bites are perfect for a pre- or post-morning bike ride and a great way to prevent that afternoon lull. The sweet taste of cacao and Medjool dates paired with the bright flavors of citrus is a great to-go snack. What better way to jump-start your day than with a naturally sweet power bite!?
Tip: Pair these tasty bites with the Ginger Citrus Juice Shot, rich with fresh ingredients for a double dose of goodness.
These No-Bake Citrus Granola Bars from Savour the Flavor are a simple, delicious snack. Whether a boost to your morning commute or a final prize for your afternoon bike home, this to-go snack has it all. These bars strike the perfect balance of texture and flavor. The sweetness from the dried fruit is complemented by the bright citrus, and the chewy texture of the oats pairs well with the crunch from the seeds and nuts.
Photo from Savour the Flavor
Tip: Make this recipe at the beginning of your week! It makes 12 servings, so it will last you all week!
Benefits to Riding Your Bike to Work:
Helps reduce stress
Lowers your cost on transportation in terms of bike vs. car maintenance
Facilitates better health
Reduces fatigue and sleepiness during the day
Decreases your household emissions - “Riding your bike to work rather than driving can cut down on your household emissions by at least 6%” (dgs.gov)