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Try these easy 37 Summer Snacks that kids will love. If you need snack ideas, these Summer Snacks for Kids are a must try. From smoothies and homemade popsicles to pretzels and more, everyone will enjoy these.

Try these easy 37 Summer Snacks that kids will love. If you need snack ideas, these Summer Snacks for Kids are a must try. These snacks are healthy, taste amazing and great for a party too.  Check out this simple but delicious snack ideas for kids.  #eatingonadime #snacks #snackrecipes #summerfood
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What are good summer snacks?

We always have a house full of kids and they want to snack all day long. I am always looking for filling, somewhat healthy and inexpensive snack options.

Good summer snacks cover all the bases. You need something sweet, something salty, something crunchy and frozen treats complete it all. I love to have a good variety.

Easy Summer Snack Ideas

It is far too easy to spend a ton of money on individual snacks. This list is jam packed with tons of great snack options.

These ideas are easy to make, kid approved and won’t break the bank.

Summer Snacks for Kids

1. Frozen Yogurt Bites

Kids of all ages will enjoy these yogurt bites. They are simple to make and really refreshing.

Frozen Yogurt Bites
Learn how to make easy frozen yogurt bites for a tasty and healthy treat for the kids. Plus, you will save money too!
Frozen Yogurt Bites

2. Yogurt Strawberry Banana Smoothie Recipe

Kids love smoothies and this is healthy while being delicious. The strawberry banana combination is so creamy.

Strawberry Banana Yogurt Smoothie
Make this yogurt strawberry banana smoothie at home- our favorite kid friendly smoothies. Make this strawberry smoothie without yogurt or WITH greek yogurt.
Strawberry Banana Yogurt Smoothie

3. Fruit and Yogurt Parfait

Tasty layers of yogurt, fruit and granola make this snack a popular option with kids.

A glass jar filled with creamy yogurt, topped with fresh blueberries, raspberries, and a generous layer of crunchy granola, making for an easy fruit and yogurt parfait. A few more spoons and jars with similar contents are visible in the blurred background.
Fruit and Yogurt Parfait
Easy fruit and yogurt parfait has layers of creamy yogurt, granola and fresh fruit. Make these in advance for a quick breakfast or snack on the go. 
Fruit and Yogurt Parfait

4. Caramel Apple Nachos Recipe

When the craving strikes for nachos, make Caramel Apple Nachos instead. This is one of our favorite healthy summer snacks.

Easy Caramel Apple Nachos Recipe
You have to try this easy Caramel Apple Nachos recipe. It is perfect for any occasion – summer or fall the family loves this easy caramel apple dessert idea.
Easy Caramel Apple Nachos Recipe

5. Spicy Ranch Crackers Recipe

Turn plain saltines into a salty snack that is packed with flavor.

Spicy Ranch Crackers Recipe
Enjoy perfectly seasoned crackers when you make this easy Spicy Ranch Crackers Recipe. Each cracker is flavorful and baked to perfection for a tasty snack.
Spicy Ranch Crackers Recipe

6. Strawberry Watermelon Smoothie

Instead of ice cream, make this healthy alternative. A hot summer day is perfect for this Strawberry Watermelon flavor combination.

Strawberry Watermelon Smoothie
Strawberry watermelon smoothie recipe is delicious. This easy strawberry watermelon smoothie is refreshing. Try Strawberry Watermelon yogurt smoothie.
Strawberry Watermelon Smoothie

7. Garlic Ranch Pretzels

With a bag of plain pretzels and a few seasonings, you can make this popular snack idea.

Garlic Ranch Pretzels Recipe – Easy Seasoned Pretzels
Garlic ranch pretzels recipe. Try this kid friendly seasoned pretzels recipe that the entire family will love. We love ranch dressing pretzels recipe.
Garlic Ranch Pretzels Recipe – Easy Seasoned Pretzels

8. Strawberry Popsicles

Homemade ice pops always make the best snack. This recipe with fresh strawberries is fabulous.

Strawberry Popsicles
Strawberry popsicles are the perfect treat to make. These strawberry popsicles are so refreshing, easy to make with easy ingredients.
Strawberry Popsicles

9. Homemade Watermelon Popsicles

Just 3 ingredients and a few minutes is all you need to make these popsicles. Watermelon pops are quick and easy.

Homemade Watermelon Popsicles
Homemade Watermelon Popsicles are so easy to make and you only need 3 ingredients! This is such an easy treat to make this Summer and so refreshing.
Homemade Watermelon Popsicles

10. Cinnamon Sugar Pretzels

These come together with pantry ingredients for a quick snack.

Cinnamon sugar pretzels
Make Cinnamon sugar pretzels for a delicious snack for after school, Game Day and more. It is super easy to make.
Cinnamon sugar pretzels

11. Easy Tropical Fruit Salad

Whip up this fruit salad with the best honey glaze. It has a hint of lime in the glaze covering the fresh fruits.

Easy Tropical Fruit Salad Recipe
Try this simple Tropical Fruit Salad Recipe! It is the best fruit salad with an amazing honey lime glaze. Everyone will love this easy tropical fruit salad. Hawaiian fruit salad is packed with yummy fruit and the best lime glaze! It’s amazing!
Easy Tropical Fruit Salad Recipe

12. Homemade Orange Creamsicle Popsicle

This is such a fresh and tasty popsicle treat. It is the best snack to beat the heat.

Homemade Orange Creamsicle Popsicle Recipe
Everyone will love this Orange Creamsicle Popsicle recipe. The fresh orange and whipping cream make this popsicle recipe so creamy.
Homemade Orange Creamsicle Popsicle Recipe

13. Red, White and Blue Fruit salad

While this is the idea snack for July 4th, it is perfect to enjoy all Summer long. It is so fresh and really tasty.

Red, White, and Blue Fruit Salad
You are going to love this red white and blue fruit salad. This easy recipe is one of my favorite 4th of July Salad ideas. The fruit glaze in this 4th of July Fruit salad recipe is amazing! So tangy and sweet.
Red, White, and Blue Fruit Salad

14. Mandarin Orange Jello Salad

You only need 6 ingredients to make this jello salad. It is loaded with fruit, cool whip and more.

Mandarin orange jello salad
Mandarin orange jello salad recipe has just 6 ingredients and takes minutes to prepare. Whipped topping, jello, fruit and more make this salad delicious.
Mandarin orange jello salad

15. Fruit Kabobs

There are so many gorgeous colors in these fruit kabobs. Skewers make everything more fun for kids to eat.

Fruit kabobs
Fruit kabobs are fun to make and eat. They are great to serve for parties, holidays and more. Everyone will enjoy these.
Fruit kabobs

16. Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich Sushi Rolls

While this sounds fancy, pb&j sushi rolls are easy to make as a peanut butter sandwich.

These peanut butter and jelly sushi rolls are perfect or an after school snack or even a fun lunch idea. Kids and adults love them!
Peanut butter and jelly sandwich sushi rolls
How to make peanut butter and jelly sandwich sushi rolls for an after school snack or even a fun lunch idea. Peanut butter and jelly sandwich rolls are fun.
Peanut butter and jelly sandwich sushi rolls

Fruit pizza starts with a sugar cookie crust and you add all your favorite fruit and more.

Sugar Cookie Fruit Pizza Recipe
Make this delicious Sugar Cookie Fruit Pizza and you will not be disappointed! This Easy Fruit Pizza Recipe is amazing! You will love this fruit pizza with sugar cookie crust. Yum! Fruit pizza recipe sugar cookie will be a hit.
Sugar Cookie Fruit Pizza Recipe

18. Cucumber Bites

These bite size veggie snacks are so cute and fun for kids to eat.

Cucumber Bites – easy after school snack
If you want a fun appetizer recipe, you have to try these easy cucumber bites. This fun cucumber appetizer bites will be a hit at your next party!
Cucumber Bites – easy after school snack

19. Easy Fruit Smoothie Recipe

Frozen fruit makes a great smoothie and it is so quick. Pour it into mason jars to make it even more fun.

Easy Fruit Smoothie Recipe
Try this Easy Frozen Fruit Smoothie Recipe for a delicious snack or quick meal. It is such an Easy Fruit Smoothie Recipe. It's also a healthy smoothie recipe. Even the kids will love this Easy smoothie recipe. Try it with strawberries, blueberries and more!
Easy Fruit Smoothie Recipe

20. Cucumber Onion Salad

The ingredient list is minimum and the recipe is budget friendly.

Cucumber Onion Salad Recipe
You just have to try this easy Cucumber Onion Salad Recipe next time you find cucumbers on sale. This easy salad recipe is perfect for a summer BBQ or a snack.
Cucumber Onion Salad Recipe

21. Easy Banana Bread

You can easily make a batch of banana bread for an easy snack idea. Sometimes, we even add chocolate chips.

Easy Banana Bread Recipe
You’re going to love this Easy banana bread recipe.It’s such a Moist banana bread recipe. Homemade banana bread is delicious!
Easy Banana Bread Recipe

22. Fanta Ice Cream Float Recipe

One of those most budget friendly frozen treats to make is an ice cream float. It is so refreshing.

Fanta Ice Cream Float Recipe
You will love this Fanta ice cream float. Once you learn how to make an ice cream float, you will make them all the time! Ice cream float recipes are so simple and budget friendly. This is quick, simple and SO delicious!
Fanta Ice Cream Float Recipe

23. Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie Recipe

Give this healthy peanut butter smoothie a try. It is so creamy and delicious.

Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie Recipe
Try this delicious peanut butter banana smoothie recipe. This peanut butter banana almond milk smoothie is delicious and super easy to make.
Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie Recipe

24. Banana and Peanut Butter Roll Ups

Try making roll ups for a snack that is filling and fun to eat. Layers of peanut butter and banana make a filling snack.

You have to try this easy Banana Peanut Butter Roll ups for an easy after school snack. These 3 ingredient banana peanut butter rolls are always a favorite!
Banana Peanut Butter Roll Ups
You have to try this easy Banana & Peanut Butter Roll ups for an after school snack. My kids just love them!
Banana Peanut Butter Roll Ups

25. Homemade Granola Bars

Granola bars made from scratch taste so much better than store bought.

Homemade Granola Bars
Learn how to make Homemade Granola Bars. Chocolate Chip Granola Bar recipe is quick and easy to make. The kids will love this easy snack idea.
Homemade Granola Bars

26. Mango salsa

Enjoy this salsa with a few tortilla chips for a fresh and flavor packed snack. It is easy to make and we love the sweet and spicy combo.

Mango Salsa
This easy Mango salsa recipe has the perfect combination of sweet and spicy. Enjoy this with your favorite Mexican dish, seafood or with tortilla chips.
Mango Salsa

27. Easy Energy Bites

These are really hearty and sweet. Kids will love these in snack bags to enjoy on the go.

No bake energy bites are packed with protein so you can feel good about eating this for breakfast or a quick snack on the go. Try this today!
Easy Energy Bites Recipe
The perfect snack – no bake energy bites. Kids and adults love these peanut butter energy bites. Try these oatmeal energy bites today!
Easy Energy Bites Recipe

28. Easy Guacamole

Fresh is best and this guacamole is no exception. It is so much better than anything you can buy.

Easy Guacamole Recipe with Salsa
Don't be afraid of making homemade Guacamole! This easy guacamole recipe with salsa is perfect every time.
Easy Guacamole Recipe with Salsa

29. Corn Salsa Recipe

There is so much flavor in corn salsa with red onion and more. It is tasty with tortilla chips.

Chipotle Corn Salsa
You are going to love this easy Mexican Corn Salsa Recipe. It is super easy and packed with flavor. Try this Mexican Corn Salsa Recipe. 
Chipotle Corn Salsa

30. Homemade Salsa

Salsa made from scratch is very simple to make and so flavorful.

Homemade Salsa
Homemade Salsa Recipe is so easy that you will not believe it.  Make this in minutes and enjoy the best salsa and chips at home. Yum!
Homemade Salsa

31.Broccoli Cranberry Salad

Each bite of this is the best blend of sweet and savory.

Broccoli cranberry salad
Broccoli cranberry salad is savory and sweet for amazing flavor in each bite. Broccoli salad has the best dressing and it is so simple.
Broccoli cranberry salad

32. 3 Ingredient Strawberry Yogurt Dip

Fresh fruit is absolutely amazing with yogurt dip. It is so easy with only 3 ingredients.

strawberry fruit dip
3 Ingredient Strawberry Yogurt dip
Try this easy Strawberry Yogurt dip recipe. You only need three ingredients to make an amazing yogurt dip for fruit.
3 Ingredient Strawberry Yogurt dip

33. Caramel Apple Dip

Try making this caramel dip to serve with apples, pretzels and more. It is wonderful.

Caramel Apple Dip
Caramel apple dip is smooth and creamy with a decadent topping. Serve with apple slices, graham crackers or pretzels for the best snack. 
Caramel Apple Dip

34. Rice Krispie Treats

This classic treat never gets old. Make it today for a snack sure to be a hit.

Rice Krispie Treats
We are going to show you how to make rice krispie treats that are so delicious you won’t ever buy store bought again. This dessert is super easy to make and very frugal. Let the kids help and watch these disappear. 
Rice Krispie Treats

35. Raspberry popsicle recipe 

Just 3 ingredients and you can whip these refreshing treats up. They are so budget friendly.

Raspberry popsicle recipe
Raspberry popsicle recipe has just 3 ingredients and takes minutes to make. This refreshing treat is bright and delicious.
Raspberry popsicle recipe

36. Chocolate banana popsicles 

Each bite is so tasty and really creamy. These popsicles only take 4 ingredients.

Chocolate banana popsicles
Chocolate banana popsicles are so creamy and delicious. With just 4 ingredients, this recipe is so easy to make. It is perfect for a hot day and so refreshing.
Chocolate banana popsicles

37. Lime popsicles

The kids will definitely enjoy lime popsicles for a Summer snack.

Lime popsicles
Enjoy light and refreshing lime popsicles when you make this simple recipe. It is the perfect summer time treat and the entire family will enjoy them. Skip the store bought popsicles and make this instead. 
Lime popsicles

Healthy summer snacks for kids.

You will not have a hard time getting kids to eat healthy with so many delicious snack options. What do you plan to try first?

They will definitely be a hit.

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