Are your kids famished when they come home after school? Back-to-school snacks are such an important part of our routine, and a fun way to liven up their lunchbox!
School book sandwiches are so fun! Add them to your kids’ lunch, or keep them on hand for an after school snack.
Make The Simple Parent‘s book-shaped rice krispie treats and write your kids’ favorite subjects on them!
Dress up a plain old apple with this squirmy, wormy apple snack from Feels Like Home.
Work on the spelling list while you snack with these homemade alphabet cheese crackers.
Ode to Inspiration‘s pencil pretzel rods are so fun! They could be a super cute class snack.
Your Homebased Mom‘s apple doughnuts would be such a great back-to-school breakfast treat.
Back-to-School Healthy Snacks
These homemade fruit roll-ups require just one ingredient.
Make your own gogurt tubes — then you know what all the ingredients are!
Turn cereal into the perfect snack with these no-bake honey nut Cheerio bars from Averie Cooks.
Here is another yogurt and berries idea! Make these smoothie stars from Come Together Kids. This is great for little ones, too!
No-bake breakfast balls are perfect for a quick snack in the afternoon.
Foodie Fun‘s butterfly pretzel treats are a unique twist on traditional celery snacks.
Kids love “fun” snacks. Healthy Mama‘s fruit leather is one of “those” snacks at our house–rare and cherished by the kiddos!
After School Snacks
Make them work for their snack! Hide it in different parts of the house and give them a treasure map for them to follow.
Need something more filling? Make a savory roll with this recipe from Rainy Day Mum.
Kids will gobble up this healthy banana split from Comeback Momma.
Avoid juice and check out Healthy Mama‘s DIY lemon slices and mint sprigs flavored water tutorial to hydrate your kids before they go off to the afternoon activity!
You won’t believe what this healthy Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip is made from!
Be silly and create apple faces for the kids from halves of apples and candy toppings.
…and our personal favorite after-school snack are soft pretzels. These are SO yummy and addictive!
Back to School Hacks and Recipes
- 5 Easy Back-to-School Dinner Ideas
- Back to School Tips Every Mom Should Know
- Sandwich-Free Back to School Lunch Ideas
- When to Start Back to School Shopping
What do your kids love to eat when they get home from school? Comment below!