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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…

PB & J Sushi Rolls There are so many ways to make a Peanut Butter and Jelly sandwich and it’s a favorite for kids. Here is a fun way to make the PB & J sandwiches more fun by rolling them up like Sushi Rolls. My kids love them and will eat them in their lunches or as a snack. They are easy to make with just 3 simple ingredients and a rolling-pin. You can even change it up and make other sandwiches into Sushi Rolls. Have fun with it by adding chop sticks so the kids can pretend it…

  Homemade Uncrustables Making homemade uncrustables could never be easier. I usually get 3  loaves of bread and make a few batches of them on Sunday. I freeze half of them and put the rest in the fridge using the bread bag. This way I can just grab them in the morning and throw them in the lunch boxes. When we are getting low, I will take the ones out of the freezer and thaw them out in the fridge.  The kids can even grab one for an afer school snack. I use The Pampered Chef Cut and Seal gadget…

Ants on a Log Recipe Ants on a Log is the perfect after school snack that kids can snatch up and eat. Plus, it is fun and inexpensive. I used chocolate chips for the ants since my kids don’t like raisins but you can add raisins if your kids like them. They only took a few minutes to make with the 3 simple ingredients and were gone quickly. Be sure to also check out my other kid-friendly recipes for Peanut Butter Banana Roll-Up  and Copycat Cosmic Brownies. “PIN IT”  by clicking the PIN button on the image above! Get more…

This recipe for Peanut Butter Banana Roll-Ups is great for an after school snack for the kiddos. It filled with some healthy choices and the kids will love them. The blend of the peanut butter, banana, and granola tastes great together and is filling. These can even be made within a few minutes and you can have them ready for when they get off the bus. Enjoy! “PIN IT”  by clicking the PIN button on the image above! Get more RECIPES from ShortCutSaver here! Peanut Butter Banana Roll-Ups Recipe 5.0 from 1 reviews Save Print Peanut Butter Banana Roll-up …

Pizza Bento Lunchbox Recipe + Free Printable Lunch Notes If you are looking for some Back to School Lunch Ideas, try making this easy Pizza Bento Lunchbox recipe. Making these are cost-effective and much healthier than the store brands. Plus, your kids will enjoy the homemade goodness! You can make the pizza dough ahead of time and freeze it so you can just grab them in the morning and add it to the lunch box. And the night before you can separate out your sauce, pepperoni, and cheese into separate containers. Then, in the morning the lunch is ready to…

Here is a great snack or treat you can make with the kids at home. They are yummy and take no time at all to make. They are a huge hit with the kids and different than your average Rice Krispy Treats. Trix Cereal Bars are also great for kid parties or even stick in the kids lunches. “PIN IT”  by clicking the PIN button on the image above! Get more RECIPES from ShortCutSaver here! Save Print Trix Cereal Bars Prep time: 5 mins Cook time: 8 mins Total time: 13 mins Serves: Up to 18 Total Cost: $3.08 Cost…