10 quick and easy after-school snack ideas that all of the kids will enjoy

When it comes to snacks and mealtimes, it can be very easy to get stuck in a rut and dish out the same few recipes in rotation each week. 

Although some kids enjoy a routine, they can also often crave something new to munch on after they have returned home from school. We all know what kids are like - if they don’t like something, they will not hesitate to say so!

If you’re on the hunt to spice up your kids’ after-school snacks but you’re struggling to find any great inspiration, then you have come to the right place! Below, we have set out a list of our top 10 favourite snack ideas that we’re certain every kid will love. 

From the super healthy options to the sweet treats, we’ve got all of the bases covered with these recipes. Check them out here:

Peanut butter banana bread

Who doesn’t love a bit of banana bread? We love this recipe as the addition of peanut butter adds a bit of a twist to it.

Blueberry muffins

Still counts as one of their five-a-day!

Chocolate peanut butter power balls

Gluten-free and yummy, these power balls will power the kids right through until dinnertime.

Chocolate chip cookies

The kids will never say no to some delicious chocolate chip cookies!

Kale chips

Admittedly, some children might not love these, but we certainly do!

Cherry and vanilla scones

You can never go wrong with a scone. A bit of butter, cream or strawberry jam - yum!

Strawberry and coconut flapjacks

Super easy to make and will definitely please everyone in the family.

Almond and apricot oatmeal bars

The perfect snack! These bars could also be eaten as a quick breakfast option, for those busy kids on the go.

Cinnamon crepes with apple

Not your typical after-school snack, but still a delicious one! A brilliant recipe that works perfectly as the occasional treat.

Pretzel dippers

These take no time at all to make, making them a fantastic option for if you have a busy afternoon ahead of you!