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Apple Snacks!

Apples are child-friendly, healthy snacks (they are fat, sodium and cholesterol free!). They are a great addition to school lunches and can also be used in a variety of recipes! Spruce up snack time with these easy and delicious apple snack ideas.

Lil’ Dippers


  • Apple
  • Nut or seed butter
  • Crushed peanuts or sliced almonds

Cut the apple into wedges. Dip each piece in the nut or seed butter.

Then dip the apple wedge in the crushed peanuts or sliced almonds.


Crunchy Hazelnut Wedges


  • Apple
  • Hazelnut spread
  • Low-fat granola

Cut the apple into wedges. Smear each piece with hazelnut spread.

Then sprinkle apple wedge with granola. Substitute peanut butter (or any nut or seed butter) for hazelnut spread if you’d like. Also, feel free to add raisins!