It’s inevitable that when you’re out and about, the kids will get hungry and cranky. Instead of going through the drive-thru for a muffin or handing over a processed and prepackaged snack, try these low calories and nutritious snack ideas.
With a little planning and preparation, you can make healthy snacks that taste great and are easily carried in your pursue or backpack. Here are eight kid friendly snack ideas that will keep your kids happy and satisfied while you’re out and about…
1. Fruit Leather
If you haven’t already invested in a dehydrator, maybe it’s time. They are extremely handy when it comes to making snacks the whole family will love, including homemade fruit leather.
If you have extra fruit and berries to use up before they go bad, puree them in the blender and make your own fruit leather in the dehydrator. They’re quick and cost-effective to make and they’re perfect for keeping in your purse when hunger strikes.