Healthy & Easy Back-to-School Snacks
When busy schedules take over this fall, try these timesaving, healthy snacks from Coborn’s Registered Dietitian, Ashley! They’re simple to make, taste delicious and will delight picky palates. Be sure to have the kids help make them for an enjoyable after-school activity.
Mini Fruit Pizzas
Top belVita Breakfast Biscuits with Nostimo 100-Calorie Vanilla Greek Yogurt and Full Circle Canned Fruit in 100% Juice.
Slice a cucumber into 1-1/2-inch-thick pieces and scoop out the inside with a melon baller. Fill with hummus and top with Food Club Shredded Cheese or shredded carrots.
Core and slice red and green apples horizontally. Top with Full Circle Creamy Almond or Peanut Butter, Bear Naked Fit Granola and Food Club Mini Dark or Regular Chocolate Chips.
Slit a banana vertically down the middle. Lay sticky side up and spread Full Circle Creamy Almond or Peanut Butter over each side and top with sunflower seeds.
Ants on a Log
Slice celery into 4-inch pieces. Fill with Full Circle Creamy Almond or Peanut Butter and top with raisins.
Frozen Yogurt Bites
Mix Nostimo 100-Calorie Vanilla Greek Yogurt with blueberries. Fill an ice cube tray with the mixture and freeze for at least two hours.
Layer whole grain tortilla chips (no salt added) with guacamole, salsa, shredded cheese, canned black beans (drained) and shredded lettuce.
In a whole wheat tortilla, spread Full Circle Creamy Almond or Peanut Butter, layer with sliced bananas and then roll into a “burrito.”