Soothe after-school hunger with nutritious, easy, and delicious snacks your scholarly tykes are sure to savor.
Kids will love these sweet oat treats.
Get the Cranberry-Oat Cereal Bars Recipe
In 15 minutes, you can prepare this hearty snack for little ones trolling the pantry.
Get the Ham-and-Apple Wraps with Dip Recipe
This antioxidant-packed smoothie will give your kids the boost they need to start their homework after school.
Cet the Cucumber-Blueberry Smoothie Recipe
Indulge your kids' popcorn cravings -- this extra-crunchy version (with some sweetness) will make them applaud after school.
Get the Crunchy Caramel Corn Recipe
Made with honey and dried fruit, these afternoon treats sneak a little nutrition into homework time.
Get the Peanut-Butter Granola Ball Recipe
Offer an unexpected twist on an afternoon snack of raw vegetables -- wrap them up in bread to look like sushi.
Get the Sushi Surprise Recipe
Using assorted dried fruit adds a colorful twist to this classic after-school snack.
Get the Ants on a Log Recipe
The classic fall flavors of this granola make for a delicious and filling breakfast or afternoon treat.
Get the Maple-Nut Granola Recipe
These cookies are incredibly easy to make; toasting the shredded coconut brings out its nutty flavor.
Get the Chocolate-Coconut Graham Cracker Recipe
A single serving of this after-school meal offers up both fiber and healthy fats.
Get the Pear with Honey and Pecans Recipe
Put down the delivery menu, and whip up these pizzas for an after-school homework session.
Get the Pita Nacho Recipe
Pull a fast one on the kids: In just 10 minutes, whip up the dough for these sweet, crunchy treats made with whole-wheat flour.
Get the Healthy Oatmeal Cookie Recipe
This healthy trail mix is a perfect nosh for kids while they're completing math homework or working on their art projects.
Get the Warm Fruit-and-Nut Snack Recipe
These cheddar-carrot balls are perfect as an after-school snack that's fun for kids -- and a guilty pleasure for adults.
Get the Cheddar-Carrot Ball Recipe
Kids (and grown-ups, too) will love this updated version of cinnamon toast.
Get the Cinnamon Tostada Recipe
Serve this kid-approved dip with carrot sticks or breadsticks.
Get the Ranch Dip Recipe
Placing ordinary fruit in the freezer for an hour gives this classic snack a fun, new snap.
Get the Frozen Fruit Salad Recipe
Save your brainpower for schoolwork by limiting your decisions and blending two dips in one.
Get the Guacamole Hummus Recipe
Try substituting other types of dried fruit and nuts for the raisins and peanuts.
Get the Popcorn Ball Recipe
You can use any of your favorite pizza toppings on these crackers. Try diced deli ham, chopped bell pepper, or pineapple chunks.
Get the Pizza Cracker Recipe
These cool treats may look like something out of science class, but the taste will keep after-school appetites satisfied.
Get the Grape Gelatin with Blueberries Recipe
These homemade versions of a favorite snack food are filled with healthy fruit and nuts and are very simple to make.
Get the Peanut-Butter Granola Bar Recipe
This classic appetizer also makes a fantastic protein-rich study-session snack.
Get the Deviled Egg Recipe
This treat is not only healthy, it's also a fun breakfast, dessert, or after-school snack.
Get the Emeril's Anytime Yogurt Parfaits Recipe
Use a cookie-cutter to give these kid-size sandwiches fun, creative shapes.
Get the Mini Sandwich Recipe
Our version of this classic mix features pretzels and wholesome cereals, plus the grown-up flavors of olive oil and Parmesan.
Get the Cereal Mix with Parmesan Recipe
Give yogurt and fruit a special twist by serving them in these tortilla cups.
Get the Tortilla Cups with Yogurt and Fresh Fruit Recipe
Everyone will love this dip, so make some extra. It will keep, refrigerated, for three days.
Get the White Bean Dip Recipe
This treat is not just sweet, but also has enough protein to keep you focused.
Get the Candied Spiced Chickpeas Recipe
This delicious sandwich is a quick and satisfying meal for hungry kids just off the bus.
Get the English Muffin with Apple and Cheddar Recipe
With these snowflakes, only the cheese melts. Fold a flour tortilla in half, then in thirds. Snip out shapes, unfold, and use as the top of a quesadilla.
Get the Snowflake Quesadilla Recipe
This sweet after-school treat is made extra-special with jam dots that line the inside of the glass.
Get the Banana Yogurt Smoothie Recipe
This protein-packed spread will keep you full through homework time.
Get the Edamame Spread Recipe
Try this refreshing pop to energize your kids after a long day at school.
Get the Watermelon-Strawberry Pops Recipe
This crunchy snack is perfect for packed lunches.
Get the Crunchy Roasted Chickpea Recipe
These sandwiches are the perfect kid-sized snack.
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Personalize store-bought hummus with your own herb mix.
Get the Herbed Hummus Recipe
Use crepes to turn a classic sandwich into a specialty snack.
Get the Peanut Butter and Jame Crepe Roll Recipe
These pops will quickly turn into warm-weather favorites.
Get the Chocolate Banana Pop Recipe
This spread is the perfect match for chips and crackers, but is also the perfect starting point for a great sandwich.
Get the Creamy Zucchini and Ricotta Spread Recipe
Homemade applesauce is instantly a special treat -- and the perfect fall after-school snack.
Get the Classic Applesauce Recipe
Enhance the sweetness of your carrots with Middle Eastern spices that create a super-flavorful spread.
Get the Spiced Carrot Spread Recipe
The zucchini and banana help create a soft and tender muffin, while keeping it low in fat.
Get the Zucchini, Banana, and Flaxseed Muffins Recipe
This smoothie is filling enough to be a snack or breakfast.
Get the Banana-Oat Smoothie Recipe
These savory snacks are the perfect after-school snack to keep your kids full until dinner.
Get the Loaded Sweet Potato Skins Recipe
Enjoy this granola with milk or yogurt, or just eat it plain!
Get the Granola with Pecans and Dried Fruit Recipe
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