All Posts in the ‘Snacks’ Category

Spinach Tortilla Wraps

January 21st, 2015 | By in Appetizers, Budget, Cooking, For Kids, Kids, Recipes, Snacks
spinach tortilla wrap

Tortilla wraps make delicious and easy lunch options for those who don’t want to put too much effort into preparing their meals. They’re also extremely easy to customize–just fill them with different kinds of fresh veggies, meat, or cheese (the options are endless) each day… and you’ll never be bored! Now, if you want to […]

Fruit and Yogurt Breakfast Popsicles

January 5th, 2015 | By in Cooking, For Kids, Kids, Recipes, Snacks
fruit and yogurt popsicles

 Now that the holidays are over, it’s back to school (and work) for everyone–which means more of those stressful, rushed mornings. And when you’re running around trying to get everything ready before rushing out the door, eating breakfast is probably the last thing on your mind! Still, you need to eat breakfast. And if you […]

Chocolate Peppermint Bark

December 17th, 2014 | By in Activities, Cooking, Kids, Party Food, Recipes, Snacks
peppermint bark

‘Tis the season to indulge in chocolate. Or better yet, chocolate and peppermint! In the mood for some Peppermint Bark? Here’s what you’ll need: -12 ounces white chocolate -12 ounces dark chocolate -1/2 cup crushed peppermint candy -1 1/2 teaspoons peppermint extract   Melt your white chocolate and dark chocolate separately–you could either use a […]

Raw Vegan Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

November 19th, 2014 | By in Cooking, For Kids, Kids, Party Food, Recipes, Snacks

Satisfy your mint chocolate chip ice cream craving without feeling guilty with this raw, vegan alternative made with some fruits, veggies, and a little non-dairy milk! Here’s what you’ll need: -2 frozen bananas -a big handful of baby spinach (40grams) -2 tbsp coconut or almond milk -¼ – ½ teaspoon peppermint extract -1 tablespoon chocolate chips […]

Witch Finger Cookies

October 29th, 2014 | By in Appetizers, Cooking, For Kids, Kids, Party Food, Recipes, Snacks

They may look disgusting, but these bloody, severed witch finger cookies are actually quite yummy (they’re really just sugar cookies tinged with green food coloring) and are sure to be a hit with your friends this Halloween. Be warned, though–these cookies look so creepy, your guests are probably going to be too scared to eat […]

Pumpkin Almond Butter

October 22nd, 2014 | By in Cooking, Kids, Recipes, Snacks

I hope you’re not tired of pumpkin yet, because Pumpkin Almond Butter is actually a thing… and it’s delicious. Here’s what you’ll need: -2 cups unsalted, roasted almonds -⅔ cup canned pumpkin -1 teaspoon cinnamon -1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice -2 to 3 tablespoons maple syrup -¼ teaspoon sea salt Ground the almonds in a […]

Jello Worms

October 20th, 2014 | By in Appetizers, Cooking, For Kids, Home Makeover, Kids, Party Food, Recipes, Snacks

Here’s another snack idea for that Halloween party you’ve been planning–jello worms! You’re going to want plenty of creepy/gross Halloween-themed snacks for your guests (who probably worked up a huge appetite while getting their costumes ready for your party) and these homemade jello worms are super easy to make.       Here’s what you’ll […]

Zombie Halloween Cupcakes

October 15th, 2014 | By in Cooking, For Kids, Kids, Party Food, Recipes, Snacks

Halloween is just around the corner, and if you’re planning on throwing a Halloween party for your friends, these Zombie Halloween Cupcakes would make the perfect dessert! Seriously, you need to make these cupcakes for your guests.       Here’s what you’ll need: Cake batter -1 cup + 2 1/2 teaspoons all-purpose flour -1/4 cup […]

Baked Sweet Potato Chips

October 13th, 2014 | By in Appetizers, Cooking, Kids, Recipes, Snacks

If you’re like me and you have an insatiable potato chip obsession, it’s pretty hard to maintain a healthy diet. But the thing is, it doesn’t have to be hard. Yes, one bag of potato chips usually contains thousands of calories, but that’s because they’re fried in oil and coated with all kinds of unhealthy additives. […]

Healthy Mac and Cheese

October 8th, 2014 | By in Appetizers, Cooking, Kids, Recipes, Snacks, Trending 7 Box

Mac and cheese is usually a crowd-pleaser among any age group. But if you’re into healthier diets, it’s probably not a good idea to add it to your meal plan. Or is it? Believe it or not, there’s actually a way to “healthify” your favorite cheesy dish by using cashews and nutritional yeast (it provides […]