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 […]

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Why I Do Themed Birthday Parties

(thecelebrationshoppe via Amy on Pinterest) So, your two year old is about to turn three.  You’ve got about a month before the big day.    You want to have the birthday party at home, since renting out one of those great bounce houses, dance studios, or fancy makeover places for little ones is way beyond […]

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Daniel Tiger Birthday Party Ideas {Healthy Foods}

Lots of kids love Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood on PBS and Sprout.  The show teaches kids valuable life lessons using simple songs repeated throughout each episode by the characters as they learn a lesson about life.  Many of my friends have children who watch the show, and I know of several people planning a Daniel Tiger […]

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3 kings

The 3 kings, or reyes magos as I used to teach about in Spanish class, are an integral part of the Christmas story.  As we celebrate this special time, mixed with all of the fun holiday food we make are those snacks that remind us of the true meaning of Christmas. Matthew 2: 1 – […]

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Daniel and the Lions’ Den

Daniel Chapter 6 tells the story of Daniel, a righteous, God-fearing jew who served as a high-ranking government official under king Darius.  Daniel did his job so well that king Darius planned to set him in charge of the whole kingdom.  Some of the other government administrators working alongside Daniel decided to find a way […]

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Gingerbread Man Bubble Bath

Is there a cookie that is more Christmas-y than gingerbread?  Here at Creative Kid Snacks, we like to play with our food.  We like to keep our snacks healthy, educational, and fun.  Today’s snack is a Christmastime treat, so we will put it in the dessert category.  While you’re here, you might enjoy checking out […]

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Frosty the Snowman and Friends

My girls love the Frosty the Snowman movie.  We have a DVD of the same version that was on TV all the way back in the 80′s when I was a kid.  They love to sing the song, “Frosty the Snowman, was a jolly happy soul . . .”  The other day I decided to […]

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Ladybug Apples

My oldest daughter checked out a great book at her school library recently.  It is a great book all about ladybugs.  The book goes into great detail about ladybugs’ life cycle, body structure, defense mechanisms, uses as natural pest repellants in agriculture, and much more.  I learned a lot after reading this book with her!  […]

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Lion King Sandwich by Gosia at Kiddie Foodies

Today I am excited to introduce you to another creative momma who is making fun of lunch!  Gosia, of Kiddie Foodies is here to share a wonderful Lion lunch with us.  I love her attention to detail and creativity!  Make sure to follow her for more inspiration for wonderful ways to feed your children yummy, […]

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Santa Hat Poppers

Looking for cute Christmas Party Food?  Today’s Santa Hat Poppers would be the perfect Christmas Party food for kids.  Make these Santa Claus inspired party poppers for your next holiday party or put them out at your next playdate to get the kids excited for Christmas. By the way, you’ll probably love these other cute […]

Hello Kitty Oatmeal

Hello Kitty Breakfast

Hello Kitty has become so popular with little girls lately, and mine are no exception.  We have Hello Kitty pajamas, Hello Kitty purses, Hello Kitty shoes, and even Hello Kitty backpacks.  We also love to celebrate Hello Kitty by making cute snacks.  In the past we’ve made Hello Kitty Sandwich and a Hello Kitty Bagel.  […]