Healthy treats for lunch boxes or after-school munching
With my mom's guidance, I transformed banana and pear slices into this creepy crawler. My brother, Joey, was too young to help prepare the salads, but he sure enjoyed eating the Banana-Pear Caterpillar!
—Kendra Paige-Wrischnik, Cinncinnati, Ohio
Sweet Popcorn Snack Mix
Pack a sandwich bag of this Sweet Popcorn Snack Mix in each of your children's lunches and watch their eyes light up. Coated with cocoa and cinnamon-sugar, the munchable medley also is a yummy after-school snack.
—Shirley A. Glaab, Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Confetti Snack Mix
I've made this Confetti Snack Mix for many years and I usually double the recipe. It makes a wonderful gift, and everyone always wants the recipe.
—Jane M. Bray, Temple Terrace, Florida
Flower with Butterflies
It's easy to inspire kids to gobble up their fruit with this fun, eye-catching treat. They may even want to help create the pretty garden scene of a Flower with Butterflies.
—Shirley Piepenburg, Boyne City, Michigan