Getting back into the school routine takes a lot of energy – for parents and kids alike! These easy snack ideas are simple to make and sure to be a welcome pick-me-up at the end of a busy school day.
Savory Snack Ideas
These savory nibbles come together in a jiffy! From crunchy crostini to soft jumbo pretzels with the perfect about of crust.
Easy Mile High Popovers
This tall and fluffy popovers straddle the line between savory and sweet – it all depends on what you put on them! Add melted butter or even stuff them with scrambled eggs for a savory snack. Or add a goodly smear of your favorite jam or fruit butter for a sweeter bite!
Strawberry Brie Crostini
Another snack idea that borders savory & sweet! Crunchy toasted baguette slices piled high with creamy brie cheese, sweet strawberries, fresh basil and balsamic vinegar. Can we say delicious?! We want to eat a whole plate right now.
Sometimes a bit of something sweet is exactly what you need for an afternoon pick me up. Just add a glass of cold milk!
Chocolate Almond Energy Bites
These simple energy bites can be made in advance and stored in the fridge for easy after school snacking! Sweetened with dates and a hint of chocolate, they’re good for you too thanks to raw almonds, almond butter and a dash of wheat germ. Your kids will feel like they’re eating a decadent treat!
Pumpkin Peanut Butter Dip
This easy dip comes together in seconds and is perfect for serving with apple slices, graham crackers and more. The saltiness of peanut butter is combined with a touch of sweetener and a whole lot of pumpkin with fall spices. The end result is an irresistible treat for fall or anytime!
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