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Snacks for kids recipes

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Try these kid-friendly snacks for lunchboxes or as an after school treat – we have healthy, delicious ideas for children of all ages.

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  • A pot of hummus with vegetable crudites

    Hummus snack packs

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Save the liquid from a can of chickpeas to make a creamy hummus. We’ve served it with vegetable crudités for a healthy snack that contributes to your 5-a-day

  • Rainbow fruit skewers

    Rainbow fruit skewers

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.17 ratings

    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.

  • A plate of chicken satay with sliced cucumber and sweet chilli dip

    Nutty chicken satay strips

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.156 ratings

    Keep these nutty chicken satay strips in the fridge for a healthy choice when you're peckish. The chicken is served with cucumber and sweet chilli sauce

  • Chickpea fritters with crudites

    Chickpea fritters

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Make a batch of these chickpea fritters for your little ones. Full of healthy goodness, they're also freezable so are ideal for making ahead

  • Spinach & cheddar super green muffins on a child's plate

    Spinach savoury muffins

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Make these super green muffins as a first weaning food. Made with spinach, cheese and wholemeal flour, they're a good first food for babies from six months

  • Pile of fruity skewers with a bowl of yogurt dip and a smaller bowl of cinnamon

    Fruity skewers with yogurt dip

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Make these yummy fruit skewers with kids. The recipe guides children through the basics of using a knife to help them build confidence in key kitchen skills

  • Raspberry, almond & oat breakfast cookies served on a plate

    Healthy cookies

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.33 ratings

    Grab a few of these energy-boosting healthy cookies for a quick breakfast, or offer as snacks to bridge the hunger gap before dinner. Enjoy with yogurt and fruit

  • Pepper & walnut hummus with veggie dippers

    Pepper & walnut hummus with veggie dippers

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.9 ratings

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

  • Pesto egg muffin bites on a plate

    Pesto egg muffin bites

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.3 ratings

    Prepare these pesto egg and feta muffin bites for breakfast, an afternoon snack, or as part of a picnic hamper. Simple to make, kids will love them!

  • Fruit & nut yogurt

    Fruit & nut yogurt

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    An energy-boosting breakfast pot that makes a great alternative to cereal and will keep you full until lunch

  • Turkey & pepper pittas

    Turkey & pepper pittas

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

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

  • Instant frozen berry yogurt

    Instant frozen berry yogurt

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.54 ratings

    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

  • Healthier flapjacks

    Fruit and nut flapjacks

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.36 ratings

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

  • Lemon & coriander hummus

    Lemon & coriander hummus

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.30 ratings

    Hummus is so easy to make and beats shop-bought varieties every time. Try it with vegetable crudités in your packed lunch

  • Mango & banana smoothie

    Mango & banana smoothie

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.51 ratings

    Cool down this summer with a fresh and fruity smoothie

  • Peach Melba smoothie

    Peach Melba smoothie

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.7 ratings

    Blend peaches, raspberries, orange juice and fresh custard into a fruity, creamy shake that's low in fat

  • Spiced apple crisps

    Spiced apple crisps

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.11 ratings

    Keep hunger pangs at bay by snacking on healthy dried fruit - this version bakes Granny Smiths with cinnamon

  • Sweet & spicy popcorn

    Sweet & spicy popcorn

    A star rating of 3.6 out of 5.5 ratings

    Ready in under 10 minutes, this snack is great eaten warm or stored as a snack to stave off hunger between meals

  • Turkey & avocado toast

    Turkey & avocado toast

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.8 ratings

    Layer up creamy avocado with protein-rich, low-fat turkey for a great energy-boosting healthy snack

  • Almond butter

    Almond butter

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.8 ratings

    If you think there's no spread quite like peanut butter, try this version, sweetened with honey, as an energy-boosting snack

  • Wrap-your-own spring rolls

    Easy spring rolls

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.11 ratings

    Make these simple spring rolls with the children – fill pastry parcels with chicken, prawns and veg and serve with a homemade dipping sauce

  • Apple crunch

    Apple crunch

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.8 ratings

    A super simple vegetarian snack that's healthy, 1 of your 5-a-day and sure to beat hunger pangs

  • Glass of banana, honey & hazelnut smoothie with straw

    Banana, honey & hazelnut smoothie

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.6 ratings

    A delicious, dairy-free smoothie that makes a satisfying snack or filling breakfast drink, made with soya milk, fruit, warming nutmeg and chopped nuts

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