Making fun kids snacks is a great way to stave off boredom and keep the kids interested. Learning to cook is a great activity that kids of all ages can do. When the food is something fun that the kids are interested in, it can not only be a fun activity but a great learning experience as well. Be sure to prepare a large area so that the kids can help measure, pour, stir and shake lots of fun recipes. It’s a great idea to get out the aprons, tablecloths, and plan for a semi-messy kitchen while the kids have great fun making all kinds of fun and creative snacks for kids. If you love cooking, you should share that love with your children. Fun Kids recipes you can try at home are listed below. Be sure to visit our Ebook Library for more great recipe downloads, including Fun Recipes for Kids!
Peanut Butter Chocolate Rice Krispie Treats
2 c Sugar
2 c Corn syrup
18 oz Peanut butter
8 c Rice Krispies
6 oz Butterscotch morsels
6 oz Semi-sweet chocolate chips
Bring sugar and syrup to a boil. Add peanut butter and cook, stirring until well blended. Remove from heat and pour hot mixture over cereal. Mix quickly and thoroughly. Spread in a greased 9x12x2 inch pan. Sprinkle butterscotch and chocolate morsels over top. Press morsels into bar mixture lightly with spoon. When cool, cut into bars and store at room temperature.
Kids Trail Mix
4 c Chex cereal
1/2 c Dried fruit bits
1/2 c Raisins
1/2 c Yogurt covered peanuts
1/2 c Reeces Pieces
Put into a large ziploc bag and shake to mix.
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