8 HEALTHY VEGGIE SNACKS KIDS MIGHT JUST EAT

 

Do you have as hard of a time getting your kids to eat vegetables as I do? It seems to be one of those universal parenting problems. I find that making veggies fun to eat sometimes gets my kids to take more than a few bites. Check out these fun ways to serve these cruciferous foods – from cute flower bouquets to baked carrot chips, and peanut butter snails – there’s bound to be something here that will inspire kids to eat green!

How do you get your kids to eat their vegetables?

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Fruit and Veggie Snails (via Stop Looking Get Cooking) These celery snails have the sweet taste of apples paired with a kid-favorite spread (peanut butter) to make it a wholesome snack.

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Crispy Baked Carrot Chips (via Running to the Kitchen) Enjoy snacking with your kids – this recipe includes two versions – a sweet cinnamon one perfect for kids and a grown up one which is spicier and made with cayenne pepper.

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Veggie Bouquets (via Living Locurto) A pretty flower bouquet of crisp veggies might just tempt kids to bite off a stalk or two.

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Traffic Light Veggies (via Super Healthy Kids) This one’s perfect for your transporation cars and wheels obsessed child.

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Octopus Snack (via Creative Kid Snacks) Slice up cheese and pair with carrots to make this imaginative and uber adorable octopus.

A Fun Kids Vegetable Butterfly Snack at B InspiredMama

Butterfly Snack (via B-Inspired Mama) A yummy dip makes a great base for a cheery veggie butterfly.

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Rainbow Veggies (via Canadian Family) Give kids one more reason to love rainbows with this colorful bell pepper one paired with dip.

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Tomato Flower (via Kiddie Foodies) This sweet tomato flower is made with bread and cheese making it a good option for lunch as well as a healthy snack.

For more kid-friendly veggie ideas, see:

10 Pinktastic Ways to Get Kids to Eat Beets

7 Scrumptious Kid-Friendly Corn Recipes

5 Veggie Muffins so Good Your Kids Won’t Mind Them

6 Fun Ways to Get Your Kids to Eat Broccoli

8 Ways to Sneak Kale Into Your Kids’ Foods

10 Kid-Friendly Ways to Eat Squash

8 Kid-Friendly Ways to Eat Sweet Potatoes

10 Fun Ways To Get Kids To Eat Carrots