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Pepper & walnut hummus

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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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  • 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.

  • 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 0 out of 5.0 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 4.8 out of 5.51 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

    Healthier flapjacks

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.34 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 5.29 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 5.49 ratings

    Cool down this summer with a fresh and fruity smoothie

  • Peach Melba smoothie

    Peach Melba smoothie

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.6 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 3.9 out of 5.9 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

  • Dried fruit energy nuggets

    Dried fruit energy nuggets

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.11 ratings

    Give your energy levels a real boost with these nutritionally-balanced healthy fruit bites

  • Carrot hummus with pitta dippers

    Carrot hummus with pitta dippers

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

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

  • Pitta pockets

    Pitta pockets

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.1 rating

    A no-cook quick and simple snack that's ideal for an energy-boosting refuel when doing exercise or playing sport

  • Apple & sultana muffins

    Apple & sultana muffins

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.41 ratings

    These fruity muffins make a healthy lunchbox snack, scroll down for two other great lunchtime fillers

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