Caveman Crunch Trail Mix

Mix up a batch of this trail mix for an easy grab-n-go snack or for adding quickly to lunchboxes.   Recipe and photography courtesy of Sun-Maid.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Caveman Crunch Trail Mix - Mix up a batch of this trail mix for an easy grab-n-go snack or for adding quickly to lunchboxes. - dry-roasted peanuts, Sun-Maid Natural Raisins, raw or toasted almonds, banana...

Chocolate Raisin Apple Snack

Looking for a quick snack idea or a sweet treat to add to your child’s lunchbox? These Chocolate Raising Apple Snacks are perfect! With just 3 simple ingredients, they’re sure to put a smile on your child’s face.   Recipe and photography courtesy of Sun-Maid.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Chocolate Raisin Apple Snack - Looking for a quick snack idea or a sweet treat to...

Homemade Protein Bars

Add a healthy dose of whole grains to your child’s lunchbox with these easy homemade protein bars. Each one is packed with raisins and walnuts for a flavorful combo kids will love.   Recipe and photography courtesy of Sun-Maid.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Homemade Protein Bars - Add a healthy dose of whole grains to your child’s lunchbox with these easy homemade protein bars. Each...

The Mixed Up Chameleon Trail Mix

Inspired by The Mixed Up Chameleon (with a little bit of extra imagination), this trail mix is a great after-school snack to curb hungry appetites until dinner. As you mix-up the ingredients, see if you can follow the chameleon along his zoo adventure as he imagines himself as all of the different animals: polar bear (coconut flakes), pink flamingo (dried...

The Grouchy Ladybug Strawberry Snack

No need to be grouchy anymore! This easy and yummy strawberry snack is a great way to encourage fine-motor skills in little ones while enjoying the adventure of a rather ill-behaved little bug in Eric Carle's classic, The Grouchy Ladybug.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]The Grouchy Ladybug Strawberry Snack - - mini chocolate chips, strawberries, Insert mini chocolate chips into strawberry in a scattered pattern.;...

The Very Busy Spider Snack

Fall is a busy time for families and spiders alike! This adorable and healthy snack is a great way to recharge after school. Spend some fun together in the kitchen while keeping up with the adventures of our favorite little arachnid in Eric Carle's The Very Busy Spider.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]The Very Busy Spider Snack - - black seedless grapes, raisins, toothpicks, clementines,...

Peanut Butter-Drizzled Popcorn

This healthy peanut butter popcorn treat jazzes up plain popcorn by adding a few simple ingredients.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Peanut Butter-Drizzled Popcorn - This healthy peanut butter popcorn treat jazzes up plain popcorn by adding a few simple ingredients. - chopped pecans, air-popped popcorn, chopped pistachios, dried cherries, cinnamon, natural peanut butter, Preheat oven to 350°F.; Spread pecans single layer on baking sheet and...

Coconut Orange Dream

Enjoy a fresh, tropical taste with this simple, protein-packed snack. Creamy vanilla Greek yogurt, juicy oranges and coconut combine to create a refreshing treat. Blend to make a simple smoothie or freeze in popsicle molds for a fun dessert.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Coconut Orange Dream - Enjoy a fresh, tropical taste with this simple, protein-packed snack. Creamy vanilla Greek yogurt, juicy oranges and coconut...

Ants & Friends on a Log

Kids will love being able to top a “log” with “ants” and other “friends.” Use a few chocolate chips for a sweet treat.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Ants & Friends on a Log - Kids will love being able to top a “log” with “ants” and other “friends.” Use a few chocolate chips for a sweet treat. - celery sticks, natural peanut butter, raisins, dried...

5-Ingredient Tzatziki Dip

You’re just five ingredients away from this quick and easy tzatziki recipe! Serve this dip chilled with your favorite veggies for an after-school snack or a fun party dip. It also adds flavor to your favorite wraps, sandwiches and salads.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]5-Ingredient Tzatziki Dip - You’re just five ingredients away from this quick and easy tzatziki recipe! Serve this dip chilled with your...