Recipes


Snack Ideas for Kids

Ants on a Log
Yield: 4 servings
 
Ingredients

  • 4 celery stalks
  • 1/2 cup peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup raisins

Instructions

  1. Cut celery stalks into 3 inch sticks
  2. Spread peanut butter on the celery stick
  3. Place several raisins on top the peanut butter, creating the ants on the log

 
Notes: May use low-fat cream cheese instead of peanut butter.

Apple Smiles
Yield: 4 servings
 
Ingredients

  • 2 red apples (medium/large size)
  • 1 cup miniature marshmallows
  • 1/2 cup peanut butter

Instructions

  1. Cut apples in 6 or 8 even slices, then slice out the core sections
  2. Spread peanut butter on one side of each apple slice
  3. Place 5-6 marshmallows on half of the apple slices; marshmallows should be placed with a flat side down on the peanut butter
  4. Lay another apple slice, peanut butter side down, on top of the marshmallows

 
Notes: May use low-fat cream cheese instead of peanut butter.