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Apple Krispie Treats Apples remind me of the Fall Season and that is why I thought of making these delicious Apple Krispie Treats. They are so adorable and easy to make. My kids got a kick out of the treats and loved them. It’s a nice change-up from a boring rice krispie treat. Follow the simple instructions below to make them at home. “RE-PIN IT HERE” Get more RECIPES from ShortCutSaver here! INGREDIENTS 6 cup Rice Krispies Cereal 4 tbsp Butter 10.5 oz Marshmallows Red Food Coloring Green Food Coloring 3 Tootsie Roll Midgees Green Fruit Rollups DIRECTIONS Cut each…

Back to School Snacks at Aldi Back to School is here and you may be looking for some ideas on what to feed the kids for an after school snack. The only place I like to shop for school snacks is Aldi because the price is just right without clipping coupons. I have come up with 15 Back to School snack ideas for lunches or after school. Each ingredient to make the snacks came from Aldi. The total for all the ingredients came to $59.28.  Note: some prices may vary from store to store. Here is the list of 15…

Snail Snack for Kids A snail snack is perfect for kids who love fun shaped food. Not only is it fun but it is also healthy for them and they don’t even know it. By adding celery, peanut butter, apples, and licorice for antennas, and you got a snail snack. These are great to make for an after school snack for the kids to enjoy. “PIN IT”  by clicking the PIN button on the image above! Get more RECIPES from ShortCutSaver here! Save Print Snail Snack Ingredients 5 celery stalks ¼ to ½ cup of peanut butter Chocolate twizzlers…

Peanut Butter Tortilla Roll-Up The Peanut Butter Tortilla Roll-Up is an easy snack for anytime. All it requires is Peanut Butter and a Tortilla. If you want to make it healthy you can use a wheat or multi-grain tortilla. My kids love these too and like them heated up in the microwave for a few seconds. You can even stick these in lunches to change up the sandwiches. If you like Tortilla Roll-Ups be sure to check out my recipe for Peanut Butter Banana Roll-Up. “PIN IT”  by clicking the PIN button on the image above! Get more RECIPES from…

Making Apple Cars is the perfect snack for kids. Not only is it nutritious but it is fun to eat and tastes good. With just some peanut butter, apples, and grapes you will have a fun snack. You can even use M&M’s, raisins, and more for the wheels depending on what your kids like. “PIN IT”  by clicking the PIN button on the image above! Get more RECIPES from ShortCutSaver here! Save Print Apple Cars Ingredients Apples Grapes Peanut Butter Instructions Wash all fruit. Cut up apples using an apple slicer. Cut grapes in half. Apply a dab of…

Crescent Cheesy Dogs The Crescent Cheesy Dogs are my kids favorite and we have them often for dinner. The blend of the crescent rolls, cheese, and hot dogs make a great and tasty combination. By cutting the hot dog into thirds can make this recipe cost-effective too. They even make a great after school snack before dinner! “PIN IT”  by clicking the PIN button on the image above! Get more RECIPES from ShortCutSaver here! Save Print Crescent Cheesy Dogs Ingredients Crescent Rolls Sliced Cheese Hot Dogs Instructions Flatten out the crescent rolls to make them a little bit wider.…

Homemade Pizza Rolls Pizza Rolls are my favorite snack to eat along with my kiddos favorite snack. We make so many that it can get expensive. I decided to try making my own homemade pizza rolls and they turned out to be a hit. Plus, they are cost-effective. With 4 simple ingredients you can be a hit in your household. You can even change it up and make plain cheese pizza rolls or add extra toppings. They are great for after school snacks when the kids get home or when they have friends over. “PIN IT”  by clicking the PIN…

Chocolate Dipped Strawberry Bugs Strawberries and Chocolate go together and is oh so good. But when you turn them into fun shapes or bugs it makes it more fun. Making Chocolate Dipped Strawberry Bugs only require 3 ingredients and take a few minutes to make. You can even come up with your own ideas and create new creatures for the kids to enjoy. “PIN IT”  by clicking the PIN button on the image above! Get more RECIPES from ShortCutSaver here!   Save Print Chocolate Dipped Strawberry Bugs Ingredients Strawberries Chocolate Chips Candy Eyes Instructions Take the stems off the…

Homemade Jell-O Snack Packs Making Homemade Jell-O Snack Packs is easy with a few simple steps and is cost-effective. You can find packets of Jell-O for under 50¢ and create 6 Homemade Jell-O cups instead of paying $1 for 4 cups at the grocery store. All you need is Snapware small storage containers with a snap on lid and Jell-O packets. These are great for school lunches or an afternoon snack. Plus, you can change it up with different colors. The Snapware containers can be found on Amazon and select stores. “PIN IT”  by clicking the PIN button on the…

Turkey BLT Wrap If your kids like tortillas you can add the Turkey BLT wrap to their lunch boxes for school. It’s easy to make by adding some turkey, bacon, lettuce, and tomato all in one tortilla wrap. You can even add sauces to it for extra flavor such as ranch, mayonnaise, and more. If you have smaller children, you can cut the wrap into smaller pieces and stick them in the lunchbox. And if you are looking for some more lunch box ideas check out my PB & J Sushi Rolls. “PIN IT”  by clicking the PIN button on…