Warmer weather is approaching and summer is right around the corner! With kids home from school, it’s inevitable that tummies will start growling. When hunger approaches, we suggest trying one of these easy, healthy and family-friendly summer snack ideas!

‘Beet’ the Heat Smoothies

Beet Smoothie

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It’s important to remain hydrated during the hot summer months. When the heat is becoming too much to bear, why not delight in a refreshing treat? “Beet the heat” with these beet, spinach, pineapple, mango smoothies! Ready in 5 minutes, this healthy option will surely quench your thirst on a hot summer day.

Honey Nut Apples

A safe bet for the little ones, Honey Nut apples are an easy, healthy snack option that you can make all year long. Simply slice your favorite apple, spread peanut butter on each slice, and add Honey Nut Cheerios to the top. Drizzle with honey for an extra sweet treat. Yum!

Chips & Salsa

Homemade, tomato salsa is a sample and delicious summer snack. Your guests will enjoy munching on this summer-friendly appetizer and delighting in the guilt-free salsa you serve. It’s sure to be a crowd pleaser!

No-bake Granola Bars

No Bake Granola Bars

Via Yummy Healthy Easy

Are you looking for an easy-to-make, no bake snack to satisfy your summer hunger while you are on-the-go? Try these no-bake granola bars! An easy and healthy option, these yummy bars also decadently drizzled in Nutella… YUM!

Healthy Banana Split  

Kids will go bananas over this healthy spin on the classic Banana Split. Simply slice a banana down the middle, fill it with vanilla yogurt, add strawberry slices and drizzle with your favorite chocolate sauce. (Nutella works well, too.) Voila! It’s an instant healthy snack for the little ones.

Frozen Watermelon Slices  

Watermelon Popsicles

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A classic favorite, watermelon is famously associated with the summer months. Why not add a twist to this summer treat? Place the watermelon slices on a popsicle and free! You will be left with a simple and delicious snack. It’s healthy, too!

Blackberry and Vanilla Yogurt Swirled Popsicles

Perhaps you’re craving a bit more with your popsicle? Simply add the ingredients and freeze in a popsicle mold, and you are ready to go with a yummy (and healthy) summer snack option.

What’s your favorite summer snack? We can’t wait to hear your favorites. Share your suggestions in the comment section below!