We’ve found a handful of great snack recipes that are great to make with kids!


Homemade Cheese Crackers

Who doesn’t love cheese crackers? Chef In Training has created this delicious recipe which uses real cheddar cheese! This snack is a great motor skills activity for kids so make sure you have ample help rolling out the dough. It also makes a great grab-n-go snack for a summer outing!


  • 6 oz. shredded sharp cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 3/4 cup flour
  • 1/2 t salt
  • 1/2 t crushed red pepper flakes
  • 1 T milk

Visit Chef In Training for the full recipe.

Strawberry Yogurt Bark

With just two ingredients, how could you go wrong? Hello Wonderful makes hers with dried strawberries, but you could even add nuts or bits of chocolate to your bark for tasty texture.


  • yogurt
  • freeze-dried strawberries

Visit Hello Wonderful for the full recipe.

Simple Smoothies

These easy smoothie recipes from Playtivities require less than 5 ingredients and most of them you probably have on hand already. You can even add more ingredients for added nutrition, like carrots or fresh ginger. Such a fun, refreshing treat! (Fruit works best frozen. If you buy fresh, cut into 1″ cubes then put in freezer in freezer safe ziplock bags. Make sure to peel bananas before you freeze them.)


  • pineapple chunks
  • almond milk
  • honey
  • strawberries
  • banana
  • kiwi
  • coconut oil
  • water
  • blueberries
  • coconut milk
  • banana
  • banana
  • peanut butter
  • cacao power
  • water

Visit Playtivities for all 7 recipes.


Do you have any healthy snacks you like to make with your kids?