Sometimes picking the healthiest snacks for kids isn’t easy. The food they like isn’t the greatest for them but it is quick and easy to prepare, or maybe they are picky eaters and don’t like a lot of healthier options despite your efforts.
Here is a list of some healthy snacks for kids to spark ideas and encourage nutritious eating.
- DIY Easy Lunchables: put some cheese, crackers, and lunchmeat in your child’s lunch in separate containers so they can put together cheese and crackers. Supplement with some fruit and vegetables
- Hard Boiled Eggs with hummus and Salsa: sometimes eggs can be a tough sell, but if your child likes them, this is great because they are full of protein! Put some hummus and salsa in with some crackers to supplement.
- DIY Pizza Using Bagels: pack a bagel, cheese, some pizza sauce and pepperonis in separate containers and let your child make a pizza bagel at lunch by assembling the pieces
- And more! Check the link at the bottom for a bunch of awesome recipes