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Kids Snacks

Check out these healthy recipes for kids snacks, including popcorn, nachos, empanadas, chicken wings, fries, pretzels, trail mix, kabobs, elephant ears, pinwheels, flat bread, cheese puffs, fruit snacks, pizza pockets, apple dip and more.

Sweet 'n' Saucy Meatballs

Sweet 'n' Saucy Meatballs

Sweet 'n' Saucy Meatballs

I got the recipe for these meatballs from one of my husband's parishioners, and I have modified it over the years. I usually double it to accommodate our big family of eight.—Kim Brandt, Lovell, Wyoming

Pizza Swirls

Pizza Swirls

Pizza Swirls

My children helped me dream up this snappy bread that tastes like pizza. The from-scratch flavor makes it a family favorite, but it's great for parties, too.

Cheese Quesadillas

Cheese Quesadillas

Cheese Quesadillas

Three ingredients are all you need for Luke Walker's Mexican twist on grilled cheese. The Unionville, Ontario teenager says the tasty wedges are ideal as an after-school snack or with soup at lunchtime. Youngsters can easily assemble the quick quesadillas but should get an adult's help popping them under the broiler.
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Veggie Cheese People

Veggie Cheese People

Veggie Cheese People

—Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Greendale, Wisconsin

Mr. Taco Bean Dip

Mr. Taco Bean Dip

Mr. Taco Bean Dip

—Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Greendale, Wisconsin

Creamy Chip Dip

Creamy Chip Dip

Creamy Chip Dip

—Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Greendale, Wisconsin

Crispy Chicken Fingers

Crispy Chicken Fingers

Crispy Chicken Fingers

—Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Greendale, Wisconsin

Meaty Chili Dip

Meaty Chili Dip

Meaty Chili Dip

A meaty dish like this is a must for the men in my family. They scrape the serving bowl clean! For the best dipping use large corn chips. —Karen Kiel, Camdenton, Missouri

Slow-Cooker Pizza Fondue

Slow-Cooker Pizza Fondue

Slow-Cooker Pizza Fondue

I keep these dip ingredients on hand for spur-of-the-moment gatherings. Folks can't resist chewy bread cubes coated with a savory sauce. —Nel Carver, Moscow, Idaho

Layered Veggie Dip

Layered Veggie Dip

Layered Veggie Dip

My sister shared this recipe with me years ago. It will serve quite a hungry bunch. But at my house, a few kids have been known to eat a whole plateful by themselves.—Katie Koziolek, Hartland, Minnesota

Pizza Cups

Pizza Cups

Pizza Cups

"My girls frequently have friends over at night," writes Suzanne McKinley of Lyons, Georgia. "And their big brother is always asking for something to eat! So I make these miniature pizzas often. They couldn't be quicker."
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