When your child, or grandchild, starts to show an interest in learning how to cook, a snack might be the best place to have them start. None of the snacks listed here require any baking at all. Make one tonight!! :-)
Fun Snacks For Kids
1. Ice Cream Cookie Sandwich
Spoon any flavor ice cream on a large cookie (any kind of cookie will do).
Top with a second cookie. It can be a different kind of cookie as long as it’s the same exact size.
Roll the edges in sprinkles, shredded coconut or chopped nuts.
(makes one serving)
2. Magic Milk
In a large pitcher with a lid, combine the following:
Two cups of milk.
A half of a package of any flavor gelatin (use the four serving pack).
A quarter cup of vanilla ice cream.
Cover and shake vigorously until the mixture is well blended.
Pour into two glasses and serve.
(makes two servings)
Microwave one cup of butterscotch chips and a half cup of creamy peanut butter on fifty percent power for three to five minutes.
Remove and add a half cup pf peanuts and two cups of chow mein noodles.
Mix gently until the noodles are coated.
Drop by teaspoons onto wax paper.
4. Chocolate Dipped Cookies
Heat any brand of dipping chocolate according to the package. Most will have a microwave option that you can use.
Dip chocolate chip cookies half way into the chocolate.
You can substitute chocolate chip cookies for any type of cookies that you prefer.
Dunk the cookie into a cup filled with whatever topping you choose. You can use coconut flakes, peanuts or sprinkles.
Lay the cookie on wax paper and let it stand until the chocolate sets.