Easy back-to-school snack ideas for kids

Back-to-school time can make home life feel a little hectic. With bus schedules, carpools, lunches and schools supplies, who has time to think about after school snacks for the kiddos? These easy to prepare and delicious snacks are exactly what the kids will be looking for after a long day at school (and you’ll love them too)! 

S’mores Indoors Pudding Cup

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Bring a favorite summer treat from the outdoors inside with this adorable s’mores in a cup! Simply mix miniature marshmallows and broken graham crackers in your favorite Snack Pack® Chocolate Pudding. Your kids will want s’more of this treat, guaranteed!

Peanutty Teddy Bear

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These cute and delicious characters are fun for the kids to make and eat! Just cut a bread circle out and spread with peanut butter. Let the kids make their own character faces out of fresh fruit for a fun snack!  

Traditional Trail Mix

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Salty and Sweet – what’s not to love about this combo? Buttered popcorn tossed with chocolate candies, raisins, almonds, peanuts and pretzels – this classic snack cannot get much better than that!

Pizza Dipping Sauce

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The kiddos are going to love this snack! Make mini skewers of cheese and pepperoni (or any favorite pizza toppings) – prepare the dipping sauce ahead of time so the kids can easily grab their snack and eat!

Blueberries & Cream Pudding Cups

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Did someone say blueberry muffins? These pudding cups sure taste like them! Mixed with fresh berries and a dash of cinnamon in a vanilla pudding cup, no wonder this tastes like a muffin! Delish! 

Hot Cocoa Banana ‘Ice Cream’

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We’re going bananas over this ‘ice cream’! Frozen bananas blended with chocolate and then frozen – um, yes, please! This frozen treat is exactly what the kids (and adults) need for the early and hot back-to-school days!

Banana Berry Smoothies

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These refreshing treats are the ‘berry’ perfect way to get back into the back-to-school groove. Combining creamy vanilla pudding and fresh fruit for a sweet and refreshing treat!

Tropical Trail Mix

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The tropics are calling and this trail mix is answering! Mix kettle corn with dried tropical fruits (banana, apricot, pineapple and coconut), tossed with almonds and macadamia nuts for a sweet and tasty blend! Aloha! 

Marshmallow Popcorn Bars with Chocolate Candies

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This sweet treat is exactly what the kids will be looking for after school – marshmallow coated popcorn bars with candy-coated chocolates! What’s not to love about this chewy bar?  

Apple Slices with Creamy Peanut Butter Dip

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This luscious peanut butter dip combines peanut butter and vanilla pudding for a sweet and creamy dip that kids and adults alike will love!