School will be in session before we know it! Check out these make ahead snacks for after school. Simple and easy grab and devour snacks for your kiddos to enjoy once the school day is done.
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Make Ahead Snacks For After School
1.) Cake Batter Puppy Chow
Here is a fun snack mix that tastes like cake batter. There is a secret ingredient that gives this puppy chow all the sweet flavor. A no flour cake batter recipe.
2.) Jello Popsicles
Here is a tasty Jello rainbow popsicle. These are a great make-ahead snack for kids. Great for those hot days where they want something to cool them down!
3.) Strawberry Lemonade Cookies
This is a cake mix based cookie that you will have fun making. Simple ingredients, and a refreshing citrus and fruity flavor in each bite. Kids love these cookies.
4.) Chocolate Chip Muffins
Here is my go-to chocolate chip muffin recipe. Soft, fluffy muffins that are studded with sweet chocolate chips in each bite. A must make after-school snack. These can freeze for meal prepping.
5.) Banana Pudding
Make this up and then place in single serve containers. Then your kids can grab a container out of the fridge and enjoy a tasty sweet and creamy banana pudding!
6.) Tie Dye S’mores
A multi-color chocolate that is topped with marshmallows and crunchy graham crackers. Whip this up and enjoy a tasty dessert that you can make in advance and serve.
7.) Cereal Popsicles
Here is a tasty yogurt cereal popsicle that takes just 2 ingredients to make. Simple, tasty, and a fun treat to nibble on after a long day at school.
8.) Peanut Butter Cup Brookies
Here is a chocolate and peanut butter dessert that is tasty as can be. Whip up these brookies for a try and see how your kids enjoy these brookies.
9.) 2 Ingredient Cheesecake Truffles
Here are another sweet treat to make. These cheesecake truffles are so simple to make. Kids will love the bite-size balls they can nibble on.
10.) 2 Ingredient Ice Cream Bread
Serve up this colorful and tasty ice cream bread. Slice and serve up a fun quick bread that stores well. Just store in the fridge or container at room temperature.
11.) Chick Fil A Nuggets
Here is a great copycat Chick Fil A Nuggets recipe that you can reheat or let the kiddos eat the nuggets cold. This is a tasty protein snack perfect for dipping.
12.) “Crack Snack” 4-Ingredient Snack Mix from The Seasoned Mom
Sweet and salty snack mix you can make with just 4 simple ingredients. Kids will love nibbling on this once the day is over. Tide them over till dinnertime.
13.) Corn Dog Mini Muffins from House of Nash Eats
Another savory option is these muffins. A cornbread and hot dog join together for a fun mini muffin treat. Dip in your favorite sauce and enjoy!
14.) Parmesan Muffins from Love Bakes Good Cakes
Savory parmesan muffins are a treat to make. Your kiddo can nibble on one of these for a fun treat to enjoy. This is so easy to make and stores nicely.
15.) Soft Pretzels from Plated Cravings
Here is a fun recipe for you to try out that is a soft and tender Bavarian pretzel recipe. Give this easy and tasty soft pretzel a try for snacks for the kids after school.
16.) Sweet and Salty Popcorn Snack Mix from MidgetMomma
This is a sweet and salty snack mix that is loaded with pretzels, candies, popcorn all in one snackable treat. Serve up this in single serve bags for easy grab and eat snacking.
17.) Italian Pinwheels from Tornadough Alli
These are a great cold snack to have on hand, that will give fuel to your child and protein to keep them full till supper. Super easy to make and very tasty.
18.) Ham and Cheese Hot Pockets from A Mind “Full” Mom
Here is a light buttery crust that is filled with diced ham and cheese. A great protein option for after school for kids. This is a great make-ahead snack to keep in the fridge or freezer for reheating.