Healthy on-the-go snack ideas

The key to a happy toddler is a well-stocked snack bag. While we love fish crackers, bananas, and fruity purees, sometimes the best things come from your own kitchen. Here are 8 easy and delicious snacks that are travel friendly and will keep your little one happy and full. 

No bake cereal bars

Who says cereal is just meant for morning? These no bake bars are full of hearty whole grains that will keep you and the family energized. 

Via Averie Cooks

Baked apple chips

If your toddler prefers crispy snacks, try these baked apple chips. They’re delicious with cinnamon and can be dipped into peanut butter for extra protein.

Via Carrie’s Experimental Kitchen

Homemade fruit snacks

Nervous about the ingredients in store bought fruit snacks? Make your own! This recipe includes both fruits and veggies. A true win-win!

Via Dessert for Two

Mini blueberry muffins

Prepackaged mini muffins are full of sugars, oils, and who knows what. These muffins contain no added sugar and are even gluten free. Try these muffins for an easy on-the-go breakfast snack. 

via Haute and Healthy Living

Peanut butter energy balls

Bringing the family out requires a lot of energy which needs to be replenished. These delicious energy balls are nutritious, easy to make, and will be loved by all family members (yes, even the picky eaters). 

Via Homemade Interest

Animal cracker trail mix

The best part about making your own trail mix is you can control the ingredients. Want a mix that’s more grain and less sweet? Try this fun animal cracker mix! 

Via Mom Luck

Easy protein bistro boxes

Not in the mood to bake? No problem! We love this easy way to create a healthy, protein-packed bistro box with minimal effort (without spending bistro prices). 

Via With Peanut Butter on Top

Coconut strawberry bites

Got a sweet tooth in the house? Satisfy that craving without guilt with these coconut strawberry bites. They have no added sugar and are full of healthy grains and nuts. 

Via Eat Well 101

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