Octopus Snacks

Today it was my daughter's turn to bring snacks to preschool.  The classroom has been ocean themed this week so I thought it would be fun to bring in something related.  Octopus snacks were perfect!Ingredients:-peanut butter-ritz crackers-pretzel sticks-raisins Apply a thin layer of peanut butter to the back of two crackers.  Stick eight pretzel "tentacles" in the peanut butter on one of the crackers.  Then put the other cracker on top (peanut butter side down).Use peanut butter to attach two Read More... {Read More...}

"Fish in the Pond" Preschool Snacks

I was so excited when I saw it was my daughter's turn to bring snacks to her preschool class.  I started a "preschool snack ideas" board because I had so much fun finding cute ideas online.  The board only has a few pins but it was a good start.  I showed my daughter the pictures and asked which snack she would like to share with her friends.  She picked the goldfish in the pond rice cakes.  They were fun to make, healthy, and yummy!Ingredients:-goldfish crackers-rice cakes-blue food coloring (I Read More... {Read More...}

Chocolate Peppers – Cinco De Mayo Treat

I was looking for a fun Cinco De Mayo themed snack to share at my daughter's playgroup fiesta potluck earlier this week.  I found chocolate peppers in the May edition of Disney's Family Fun magazine.  They weren't too difficult to make and the kids loved them.Ingredients:-Tootsie Roll Midgees-Pretzel Sticks-Red Candy Melts-Green Candy Melts Heat your oven to 200 degrees and turn off.   Line a pan with parchment paper and tootsie rolls.  Put the pan in your warm oven to soften.  The pan can be Read More... {Read More...}