Category Archives: Healthy Snacks

No-Bake Granola Energy Balls

cherry almond energy balls

I got really into these energy bites last Spring when our second son was born. The first couple of months I found it difficult to find time to cook, clean, do laundry, do anything. These quick to prepare granola energy balls came to the rescue on most days. I first made the No-Bake Energy Bites […]

Peanut Butter-Chocolate-Banana Bites

Peanut Butter chocolate banana bites

  This is a quick after school snack to whip up with your kids. Three ingredients and by far one of the best snacks I’ve had in a while. It could even sub as a healthier dessert. Ingredients Banana Creamy or crunchy peanut butter (or your favorite nut butter) Chocolate chips or a dark chocolate […]

Chocolate Covered Matzos

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  This is an easy snack you can make with your kids for Passover, or any time. Oliver goes to a Jewish preschool so it’s been fun learning about their holidays. He came home with chocolate covered matzos the other day that his class had made and I loved the idea. He loved the chocolate. […]

No-Bake Energy Bites

energy bites

I’m always on the hunt to find healthy snacks for my toddler. Something that’s not pre-packaged, not full of bad ingredients and also something that doesn’t take forever to make. These little energy bites are the perfect solution. Just stir all the ingredients together and roll into mini balls. And the best part, there’s no […]

Kids Kale breakfast Smoothie

kids kale smoothie

The older my son gets the harder it seems to get him to eat his veggies. That’s when I find different ways to sneak them in, like in this kale smoothie. You can’t go wrong with a smoothie for breakfast in our house. I used low-fat milk, strawberries, bananas and kale. All blended up and […]