15 Summer Snacks for Little Ones

15 Summer Snacks for Kids

 

From birth to toddlerhood, it seems like there are two things that are on the minds of moms with little ones: What’s going into their child’s mouth, and what’s coming out the other end.

With summer in full force, sometimes it can be hard to find healthy snacks to feed those little mouths. Here are some fun ideas that little ones of all ages will enjoy.

15 Summer Snacks for Little Ones

1. Frozen Watermelon Pops from The Hungry Housewife

This easy idea turns an ordinary piece of fruit into a summer staple. All you need is a fun-shaped cookie cutter, some popsicle sticks, and you’re good to go.

2. Breakfast Banana Pops from Chocolate­Covered Katie

Popsicles for breakfast? Every toddlers’ dream, right? Bigger kids can help make these Banana Pops by rolling them in the ingredients. For infants, mash up the bananas and sprinkle toppings on top.

3. Yogurt­Covered Raspberries from The Happy Gal

Fresh fruit and yogurt are the perfect combination. Freeze them and it’s even better.

4. Chewy Banana Chips from How To Have It All

These Banana Chips are perfect for little ones still getting their teeth in due to their chewiness. Throw a bag of these in your diaper bag for a snack on the go.

5. Frozen Grape Pops from Make and Takes

Another frozen snack that would be perfect for teething babies. The cool fruit would also be super­ refreshing after spending some time on the hot playground.

6. Homemade Fruit Roll Ups from Against All Grain

This healthy alternative to the store­bought version would be another fun snack on­-the-go.

7. Apple Smiles from Just 2 Sisters

Sliced apples are a favorite snack in my house ­­ add peanut butter and marshmallows for a super­ fun smile!

8. Meat and Cheese Roll­Ups from A Mom’s Take

Take lunch up a notch by adding pretzel sticks and sliced cheese.

9. Fruit Necklaces from The Artful Parent

Making these Fruit Necklaces would be a fun hand ­eye coordination exercise for little fingers, not to mention the fun snack at the end!

10. Homemade Apple Chips from Vittles and Bits

Another fun way to serve apples. These are perfect for little fingers, too.

11. Frozen Applesauce Snacks from Dallas Moms Blog

Use applesauce pouches from your pantry to make these easy snack. Great for teething little ones, too!

12. Frozen Yogurt Chocolate Cookie Sandwiches from Saving U Green

Spread yogurt onto yummy cookies and freeze for a tasty snack.

13. Chocolate Black Bean Brownies from Life at Forty

You’ll never believe these brownies are made with black beans! So yummy!

14. Homemade Fruit Snacks from The Organic Wife

Use real fruit juices to make these snacks even healthier.

15. Homemade Cheese Crackers from She Wears Many Hats

A favorite childhood snack made a home. Yummy!

After you’ve check out these delicious treats don’t forget that summer is no fun with a sore bum! Don’t forget to stock up on our all natural baby products for your little one!