Back to School Recipes: Healthy After School Snacks for Kids
Looking for delicious but easy after school snacks? We have just the right after school snack recipes that will fill the kids' tummies without spoiling their dinner! Read on for easy snack ideas.
Take a flour tortilla and fill with a slice of unprocessed cheese, chopped pepper and sliced green onions. For a slightly more filling snack, add some leftover chicken or turkey. Prep. time: 5 mins. Total time: 5 mins. Serving yield: 1.
Mini Cracker Sandwiches
Add a layer of light mayonnaise, unprocessed cheese, bologna, tomato and cucumber to 6 crackers. Then, layer each mini cracker sandwich with an additional cracker to complete the sandwich. Prep. time: 5 mins. Total time: 5 mins. Serving yield: 1.
Apple and Chocolate Pudding Dip
Slice an apple into small sections. Serve with ready-to-serve chocolate pudding mix. Prep. time: 1 min. Total time: 1 min. Serving yield: 1.
Double Berry Graham Bites
Cut a graham cracker in half; top with strawberry cream cheese spread and berries (raspberries, strawberries, blueberries). Drizzle with honey. Prep. time: 5 mins. Total time: 5 mins. Serving yield: 1.
No-Bake Classic Snack Mix
Mix together plain popcorn, low-salt pretzels and wheat or whole grain cereal in a bowl. Top with dried cranberries or apricots and a sprinkle of ground cinnamon. Prep. time: 10 mins. Total time: 13 mins. Serving yield: 1.
Check out our back to school lunch recipes, including our delicious sandwich puzzles and our scrumptious wrap n' roll tortilla. We also have loads of wonderful breakfast ideas for kids in our Breakfast Menu section.