5-Ingredient After-School Snacks

Battle after-school hunger pangs with these five-ingredient fixes that will get snacktime started pronto.

Part of: Kids & Family: Easy Snack Ideas

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Easy Pita Bread Pizza

"These are fun and delicious. The kids each made their own with different toppings."

-TrisaKay

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Strawberry Crisp

"Wow, I'm amazed at how simple this is! It doesn't even need additional spice or sugar! It was fast and even worked great with whole frozen strawberries!"

-ilovebunsen

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Fruit Kabobs

"This is basically fruit salad on a stick! It's a great, healthy treat for kids. You can substitute any fruit you'd like."

-Greeny4444

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Walking Apples

"My 8-year-old had this as a snack and asked for it twice more in the same day! I used another reviewer's suggestion and poked the filling down with a chopstick."

-ladypit

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Fish in the River

"These are so fun and the children were able to fill their own rivers using plastic butter knives and pizza-flavored goldfish."

-Debbwl

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Cinnamon Tortillas

"These are one of my son's favorite snacks. He likes to roll them up so he doesn't lose a bit of sugar!"

-~Bekah~

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Bumps on a Log

"This is such a nice little treat. This was so good and also quite healthy."

-Lalaloula

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Sweet Potato Chips

"This is an absolutely delicious and healthy snack. I lowered the oven temperature because the first batch came out brown, but all successive batches were perfect."

-AmandaInOz

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Love at First Bite

"This is a great little recipe to make with kids. The touch of cinnamon really raises the flavor of the standard peanut butter-covered apple."

-HokiesMom

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Ham & Cheese Pinwheels

Put a new spin on kid-favorite ham and cheese with these fun roll-ups. Serve honey mustard on the side for dipping!

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Nachos in a Cup

"Yum! These were good and saucy. Cooking for a few minutes keeps the chips from getting too soggy."

-alligirl

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Hot Molten Blobs

"These were yummy! I didn’t spray the pan but used cupcake liners instead, since I hate scrubbing the muffin tin."

-Mama's Kitchen (Hope)

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Peanut Butter-Banana Wrap

"Sometimes simplicity is best. I softened the tortilla in the microwave, which made the peanut butter spread a little easier. It was really tasty!"

-alligirl

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Strawberry Bruschetta

"Strawberries and cream cheese are always a perfect match. This recipe is very yummy and a definite keeper!"

-2Bleu

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Celery & Peanut Butter

"I have been eating this since I was little. It’s a great snack."

-Chef #986714

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Bagel Chips

"I used black sesame seeds, garlic powder, dried basil, dried onion bits and dried oregano. What a great savory delight!"

-woodland hues

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River Snacks

"Lovely! I used a whole-wheat tortilla and all-natural chocolate granola. Loved the blend of all the ingredients, especially the hint of sweetness from the honey."

-flower7

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Easy Cheese-Tomato Melt

"What more could I ask for? The broiling makes the tomato flavor sweet and rich and melts the cheese into gooey goodness."

-ms_bold

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