Tag Archives: Child Friendly Recipes
Photograph by Shannon L. Buck, copyright December 29, 2016. http://www.lulu.com/spotlight/shannonbuck

Snack Platter for a Crowd # 1: Meat and More

I used to do snack platters when I babysat during the summer months. They are very easy to create, and I would have the younger daycare children help me as much as possible. They had a lot of fun, and we had the platters ready and on the picnic table for the older children when […]

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Photograph by Shannon L. Buck, copyright February 2017. http://www.lulu.com/spotlight/shannonbuck

Holiday Trail Mix

This one is cheap when buy store brands and on sale with coupons, and is great for the holidays. Easy for children to make, you can put together a big bowl and then divide it into pint-size canning jars to give as gifts. This can also be sent to school in a lunchbox, or taken […]

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Baked Cheese Ghosts

Yet another recipe that you can make with the help of your children, that can be served as a snack. These would also be great at a Halloween party. 8 slices paleo bread 4 slices white cheese ghost cookie cutter Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper (can be wiped and reused later). Place 4 slices of […]

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Photograph by Shannon L. Buck, copyright March 11. 2017. http://www.lulu.com/spotlight/shannonbuck

Autumn Trail Mix

This is good as a snack, and would be great as an addition to your Thanksgiving celebration. It is easy for children to put this together by themselves. Store in a jar or package individually for easy snack access. I use store brand items when possible to make this as cheap to make as possible. […]

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Photograph by Shannon L. Buck copyright 2015 http://www.lulu.com/spotlight/shannonbuck

Lunchbox Recipes

Here are some possible ideas for your children’s school lunches, or for your work or school lunches. Tortilla Roll-Up Ideas (I make Paleo tortillas): (In each of these, you will spread the ingredients evenly, or lay ingredients flat, then roll it up. Place in container and slice if desired) (Update 2017 – what fillings you […]

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Photograph by Shannon L. Buck, copyright December 29. 2016.

Quick Tip: Frozen Grapes

In honor of my father, who passed away a couple of years ago: Take the grapes, put them into a bag and freeze them. When frozen, enjoy! These are great as a snack on a hot summer day. My nephew loves these. Shannon

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Photograph by Shannon L. Buck copyright 2015 http://www.lulu.com/spotlight/shannonbuck

Quick Tip: Trail Mix from Leftovers

What with feeling the money pinch, I’ve had to make do with little food in the house on a number of occasions. One thing I have learned to do is to create trail mixes for snacks. First I get out a  mixing bowl, and the plastic snack size baggies that I wash and reuse. I […]

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