Don’t want to break the bank at the snack bar? Want something healthy for you and your kids to enjoy ? Check out these delicious, healthy snacks for the pool!
Skinny Butternut Squash Mini Muffins: Butternut squash may not be at the top of your kid’s favorite veggie list, however, they are too nutritious to eliminate from your child’s diet. Low in cholesterol, sodium and saturated fat, you can disguise this great veggie in our quick, easy and delicious Butternut Squash Mini Muffins! The best part about this recipe, is you know exactly what is in these mini-muffins, unlike the packaged, store bought varieties. (via Skinny Mom)
Homemade Fruit Roll Ups: Fruit roll ups are a favorite snack among most children, however they are loaded in sugar. For a healthier alternative (and just as tasty), try this recipe for a homemade version using apples, raspberries, grapes, mango, banana and strawberries. (via Skinny Mom)
Skinny Funfetti Cake Batter Dip: It’s got all the sweetness of cake batter, without all the sin of actual cake! This is sure to please your kid’s sweet tooth and keep them from sugar overload! (via Six Sisters’ Stuff)
Skinny Trail Mix: Instead of packing your kid’s favorite chips, let them munch on a healthy trail mix filled with kettle corn, almonds, cereal, bananas and other dried fruit!