4 summer snack recipes your kids will love

Food & Recipes | July 15, 2014

My children are always raiding the refrigerator and cabinets for quick bites between meals. So to ensure I am providing them fresh, healthy, and delicious treats, I make the majority of our snacks from scratch! I like to create seasonal recipes, utilizing fresh fruit, vegetables, and of course fun themes that get the kids excited about snack time.  Here are some of my favorite ideas:

Blender Sorbet With Frozen Berries

Take three cups of frozen berries (which we pick and freeze ourselves!) and add them to a blender along with a cup of chilled coconut milk or vanilla yogurt. Blend the mixture until there’s a consistent texture and then enjoy! Sometimes we also pour the mix into popsicle molds!

My 2-Minute Hummus

When summer play dates roll around its super important to have easy on-the-go snacks that pack and travel easily.  One of my favorite snacks is hummus, it’s super simple and delicious. This 2-minute hummus recipe can easily be served with carrots and celery sticks, sliced cucumbers, or crackers.

Gluten-Free Goldfish Crackers

This is another great snack for moms on the move. They can be easily prepared first thing in the morning and enjoyed throughout the day. Plus, by adding a few simple spices like garlic or chili powder you can amp up the flavor for mom and dad! Click here for the full recipe

Chocolate Berry Granola Bars

What kid doesn’t love granola bars? This recipe features in-season berries and has an oatmeal cookie texture that’s sure to be a hit. My entire family gobbles them up every single time!

What are your children’s favorite summer snacks? Do you have any go-to recipes you create at home? Share them below!Are you interested in becoming a featured blogger for Moms Meet? Send us an email at [email protected]!


 
 

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