Elsa Snack from Disney’s Frozen

Elsa

“Let it Go, Let it Go”, “Do you want to build a snowman?”, “For the first time in Forever” . . . Frozen songs have been playing in our house for months, without either daughter ever getting tired of them!  Frozen characters like Elsa and Anna are among the most popular Halloween costumes, birthday party themes, […]

Peach Dream Smoothie

Peach Dream Smoothie

Welcome to our Best Smoothies for Kids series.  These are the most nutritious and tasty smoothies that almost any kid will love.   If you’re just joining us, make sure to see (and pin!) the Blueberry Pomegranate Smoothie and the Pineapple Orange Coconut Smoothie.  Today’s smoothie has a rich, smooth, creamy flavor that will make […]

Kids Thanksgiving Turkey Snack

Thanksgiving PB Apple Turkey

Thanksgiving is coming up quickly.  Holidays are such a fun time to make a creative, healthy snack for kids to celebrate the season.  There are tons of amazing ideas out there for Thanksgiving food for kids, and today I’ll add one more to the mix. Thanksgiving PB Apple Turkey Ingredients 2 T creamy peanut butter […]

Blueberry Pomegranate Smoothie

Blueberry Pomegranate Smoothie

Welcome to our Best Smoothies for Kids Series.  Today”s featured smoothie is the Blueberry Pomegranate Smoothie.  The health and nutritional benefits of this smoothie are almost as impressive as the taste!  Made with POM Wonderful pomegranate juice, blueberries, and bananas, this smoothie is packed with antioxidants, potassium, vitamin K, and more.  POM Wonderful is a great […]

Pineapple Orange Coconut Smoothie

Pineapple Orange Coconut Smoothie

Welcome to our Best Smoothies for Kids series.  Here at Creative Kid Snacks, we are as passionate about healthy eating as we are about food art.  Today’s smoothie combines the tropical flavors of pineapple and coconut with the tang of fresh orange.  I think it took my girls about 29 seconds each to finish their […]

paleo flower power snack

Paleo Kid Friendly Flower Power Snack

Flowers are one of the easiest ways to present whole food in a way that children will love.  Today’s Flower Power snack contains protein-packed egg and raw almond butter, as well as fresh red bell pepper, avocado, and apples for fiber. You may have noticed the little bit of blue color on our egg – […]

jesus collage

Fun Lunches to Teach Kids About Jesus

Easter is coming, and I love the idea of combining meal time with teaching and learning time.  Teaching Bible stories is especially important in our family, and, with Easter coming up, I thought I would put together a post featuring snacks designed to tell the story of Jesus.  I plan on making these snacks for […]

resurrection day

Resurrection Day Breakfast

Today I have a little breakfast to celebrate the Easter story.  Make a fun little breakfast to celebrate Jesus’ resurrection from the dead!  An egg-in-toast is a great way to portray the empty tomb and this breakfast will be a great way to talk about this great story. Ingredients: 1 slice of bread 1 egg […]

Toy Story Alien

Toy Story Alien Snack

Toy Story 3 is one of the highest rated movies on Rotten Tomatoes, a movie review website my husband checks religiously before we go out to see a movie.  Kids love the excitement, adventure, and charming characters in this movie.  Even my little girls love  the Woody doll that Grandma keeps at her house, and […]

End of the Rainbow Fruit Salad

End of the Rainbow Fruit Salad

One of the primary goals I have as a mom is to teach my kids to love eating healthy food.  The reason we share our creative and healthy snacks here is to give parents plenty of ideas on how to present a healthy meal in a FUN way. I also love sharing other resources that […]

breakfast made beautiful

Breakfast Made Beautiful

Here at Creative Kid Snacks, we make a lot of funny food and plate art.  Breakfast can be made to look like Hello Kitty, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, a snail, a whale, or even Mickey Mouse. Sometimes, however, a simple yet beautiful presentation is all it takes for your children to know that they are […]