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30 child-friendly summer time snacks

30 fresh, healthy and simple snack ideas for kids that are perfect for the all-day summer snack dilemma.

Summer is here, which means family fun and of course brings hungry children home all day! So if you're tired of hearing "I'm hungry" all day, this list is for you! These healthy snack ideas will make your hungry kids happy this summer.

Fruit and vegetable summer snacks

Strawberry Salsa & Baked Cinnamon Chips

This is the perfect way to get kids to eat fresh fruit! And it is one that you will keep requesting. We were

Fruit necklaces

It doesn't get much better than a healthy snack and fun activity in one!

30 child-friendly summer snacks - fun and healthy snack ideas for children! Perfect for summer snacks.

Fruit & cheese kabobs

These kabobs are the perfect combination of fresh fruit and some protein from the cheese cubes. And my kids love to eat everything on a stick.

30 child-friendly summer snacks - fun and healthy snack ideas for children! Perfect for summer snacks.

Peanut Butter Yogurt Fruit Dip

This dip goes perfectly with your fruit kabobs, apples or fresh fruit. And of course children love diving just as much as Kabobs.

Take away fruit salad

I love this portable fruit salad! Perfect for the park, zoo or pool.

30 child-friendly summer snacks - fun and healthy snack ideas for children! Perfect for summer snacks.

Fresh-fruit pizza

How much fun are these fresh fruit pizzas with watermelon? The kids will love to top their disc.

Fresh fruit bruschetta

30 child-friendly summer snacks - fun and healthy snack ideas for children! Perfect for summer snacks.

Watermelon popsicles

These watermelon popsicles are so easy and fun!

30 child-friendly summer snacks - fun and healthy snack ideas for children! Perfect for summer snacks.

Apple nachos

These nachos are always a favorite in my house! All it takes is a little peanut butter and maybe a little chocolate and they disappear like candy!

Apple nachos with white and dark chocolate chips, caramel syrup and almonds

Individual veggie dip cups + dip

The kids will love having their own cup full of vegetables and dip! And you can make a few in advance and keep them in the fridge!

4 Ingredients Cheesy Carrot Crackers

These crackers are the perfect vegetarian packaged substitute for unhealthy cheese crackers.

30 child-friendly summer snacks - fun and healthy snack ideas for children! Perfect for summer snacks.

DIY children's plate

Sometimes a little effort is enough to make fruit and vegetables more fun. Challenge your kids to make a fun vegetable scene with these fun DIY plates!

30 child-friendly summer snacks - fun and healthy snack ideas for children! Perfect for summer snacks.

Veggie Rainbow Wraps

This is another one that your kids will love to help you prepare and eat!

30 child-friendly summer snacks - fun and healthy snack ideas for children! Perfect for summer snacks.

Ants on a tree trunk

Celery and peanut butter is a match made in heaven! You can also use raisins, olives, peppers or other fruits / vegetables for the ants.

Paprika nachos

How much fun are these vegetarian nachos with bell pepper chips!

FROZEN TREATMENTS & SMOOTHIES

Homemade Strawberry Frozen Yogurt

Your kids are only made from healthy ingredients and don't think you'll let them eat ice cream as a snack!

Strawberry and banana sorbet close up shot

Blueberry Lemon Pudding Pops

Your kids will never suspect that this fun treat is a healthy, nutritious snack!

Blueberry lemon pudding pops on a plate with blueberries and lemons

Instant chocolate almond ice cream

Children will go crazy for this creamy ice cream filled with healthy ingredients!

Peanut Butter Banana Yogurt Popsicles

Adding Greek yogurt to your popsicle will give you a perfect snack that will make everyone feel full until dinner.

30 child-friendly summer snacks - fun and healthy snack ideas for children! Perfect for summer snacks.

Raspberry quinoa smoothie

Quinoa is another great addition to your diet and stamina! This smoothie is a favorite in my house!

30 child-friendly summer snacks - fun and healthy snack ideas for children! Perfect for summer snacks.

Strawberry Blueberry Frozen Yogurt Bark

I can't wait to try this summer with my kids. Perfect for cooling off on a hot summer afternoon.

30 child-friendly summer snacks - fun and healthy snack ideas for children! Perfect for summer snacks.

Juicy watermelon porridge

Made with only 3 ingredients, this is definitely a summer favorite!

30 child-friendly summer snacks - fun and healthy snack ideas for children! Perfect for summer snacks.

Sour patch grapes

If you've never tried frozen grapes, miss it! Summer snacks don't get much easier! This recipe adds a fun twist for healthy enjoyment!

SIMPLE FAVORITES

Homemade granola bars

These simple homemade granola bars are the perfect summer snack.

30 child-friendly summer snacks - fun and healthy snack ideas for children! Perfect for summer snacks.

3 ingredients peanut butter banana cookies

In my fridge you will always find a container with these simple bars for easy nibbling or even for breakfast on the go.

Chia Seed Energy Bites

Energy bites are perfect snacks – packed with whole grains and protein, so that you don't hear "I'm hungry" again so quickly. 😉

Key Lime Energy Bites

Another recipe for energy bites that is very popular in my house. I bet you already have it in the pantry.

Pizza kebabs

These healthy and simple kebabs are sure to be a favorite this summer!

30 child-friendly summer snacks - fun and healthy snack ideas for children! Perfect for summer snacks.

Fruit and vegetable muffins

I always make a double amount of muffins on weekends and keep them in the fridge for a simple breakfast and healthy snacks. These fruit and vegetable muffins are a favorite in my house and I love that they are full of nutrients!

30 child-friendly summer snacks - fun and healthy snack ideas for children! Perfect for summer snacks.

5 tips for making brown bag popcorn

Making this healthy alternative to microwave popcorn is so easy that my 8 and 10 year olds make their own almost every afternoon.

Let's go!

I hope you love these kid-friendly summer snacks!

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