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 […]

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Volcano Lunch

My daughter (5 years old), is really into volcanoes.  She likes to study them, watch videos online about them, and find out all about how they work.  For awhile, she was saying that she wanted to be a geologist when she grew up!  We had made a volcano lunch last year, (click right here to […]

peacock hummus

Healthy Peacock Snack

A cute little peacock is a wonderful way to serve all sorts of colorful, healthy food by using it in his beautiful tail.  Awhile back we made this version of a peacock, but I thought he was due for an upgrade!  This version is even healthier than the other, as it is grain free and […]

Rainbow yogurt snack

Today I Ate A Rainbow

Healthy eating is a huge deal for us in our house.  One of the reasons I started this blog was to empower moms and dads to present HEALTHY food in creative ways to get the kids excited about eating it.  The habits kids develop at a young age stay with them as they grow older. […]

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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 […]

Daniel Tiger Oranges

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 […]


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 – […]

Daniel and Lions

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 […]


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!  […]