rainbow fruit skewers

Healthy snacks for kids recipes

Keep the kids satisfied between meals with these healthy snacks. From hummus to fruit sticks and frozen yogurt, even picky eaters will be happy.

6 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Pack in the vegetables with this quick-to-make dip blitzed with sweet roasted red peppers and served with courgette, celery and carrot batons

16 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
11 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

These vitamin-packed fruit skewers are a simple, colourful and fun way to get kids to eat fruit. They'll love helping to make them too.

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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28 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A healthier version of traditional fruit and nut bars packed with seeds, oats and agave syrup – perfect for snacking and lunchboxes

30 mins
Easy
42 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Three ingredients and two minutes is all you need to whip up this low-fat, low-calorie yogurt, which is ideal for eating after exercise

2 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
54 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

These easy, healthy turkey burgers are perfect for feeding the whole family, kids included. Our tasty burgers are great for summer entertaining

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
10 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Roll-up, roll-up - snaffle something superhealthy in a flash with these vegetarian wraps

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Use cannellini beans, garlic and tahini in this quick, easy and healthy dip – perfect packed in kids' lunch boxes with pitta bread and veggies

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

On a hot day you'll be glad of this fruity, frozen snack that is low-fat and a great source of vitamin C – perfect for kids

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Kids will love this tasty snack-supper, and we bet they'll never know it's superhealthy too

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
17 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Keep hunger pangs at bay with these healthy, yummy lunchbox nibbles

30 mins
Easy
34 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This easy vegetarian dip is a healthy alternative to hummus and great with crudités in a lunchbox or served as a vegan pate as part of a snack selection.

40 mins
Easy
Vegan
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Get kids aged 3-6 involved in the kitchen by helping them make this moreish, healthy snack

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Throw a Halloween party and use a carved out pumpkin to make this creamy hummus. At other times of the year use butternut squash or a blue-skinned pumpkin

1 hr
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
5 ratings 3.4 out of 5 star rating

We love this spin on the traditional using asparagus soldiers for your dippy egg - a great low-fat, gluten-free snack or light lunch, just over 100 calories

7 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A low-fat, healthy snack with chicken, tomatoes and cucumber under 150 calories, and it takes just minutes to prepare

2 mins
Easy
Healthy
79 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Get started in the morning with a low-fat breakfast muffin crammed full of blueberries, cranberries, raisins and apricots

50 mins
Easy
15 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

A fresh and healthy chickpea & red pepper dip for entertaining

5 mins
Easy
Healthy
54 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

The quantities for this are generous, so if you have any leftovers, pop a wedge of cold pizza into your lunchbox the next day

50 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
14 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Sweet potato chips make a healthy, high-fibre alternative to traditional chips, but taste just as good (if not better!)

50 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
13 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Kids will love these chicken skewers hot off the griddle for a quick supper, or pack them in wraps with green salad and tzatziki to take on a picnic

25 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
13 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Sweet potato adds a different flavour to this healthy Spanish-inspired tortilla. It's perfect to prepare ahead of a tapas night.

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
11 ratings 2.9 out of 5 star rating

Make falafel with just a handful of storecupboard ingredients. To give the falafels a better texture, be sure to use dried chickpeas rather than canned

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
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