Are you looking for quick, easy, and filling snacks for your kids to munch on while they do their homework?  I know I love snacks that both my two-year-old and my 8-year-old can enjoy together, and that is a breeze to throw together. We’ve got an answer for you!

an afterschool snack apple cookies and sandwiches
Let’s make this Easy Apple Cookies Recipe!

Let’s make this Easy Apple Cookies Recipe

These apple cookies/sandwiches take mere seconds to make and are a great source of brain-building energy.

Here are the facts: Apples are a great source of fiber, Vitamins A, C, and potassium. And they are sweet! Peanut butter is a source of fat and is essential for growing bodies to digest the vitamins they eat!  Protein for long-term energy.

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Easy apple cookies Recipe Ingredients

  • Apples
  • coconut
  • raisins
  • Peanut butter
  • Optional toppings: cinnamon, dark chocolate chips, flax seeds

amazing and easy Apple Snack instructions

Step 1

Cut the apple into thick slices. Cut out the center.

Step 2

Spread some peanut butter (or your nut-free equivalent, even cream cheese works) over the apples.

apple cookies tasty and easy to make
Apple cookies in as easy as 1, 2, 3!

Step 3

Coconut and Raisins. These are a fun treat to sprinkle on top. You can either sandwich the slices together or eat them “as a cookie”.

Yield: 3 servings

Easy Apple Cookies Recipe

apple cookies tasty and easy to make

This yummy apple cookies recipe is so cute and healthy! You can whip these in 3 easy steps, and in just 5 minutes. Get your kiddos some healthy snacking when you make this recipe!

Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes


  • apples
  • peanut butter
  • coconut
  • raisins


  1. Cut the apple horizontally, then remove the core, making a hole at its center.
  2. Spread some peanut butter over the apple.
  3. Sprinkle coconut shreds and raisins. You can eat it as a sandwich, or a cookie!

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Did your kids enjoy these delicious apple cookie treats? Let us know in the comments below, we’d love to hear!

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