Gingerbread Energy Bites‘Tis the season for all things sprinkled with cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger, and cloves! These no-bake energy bites taste like gingerbread cookies and pumpkin pie had a baby and are great for meal prep and perfect size for lunchboxes.Pecan Pie Bars (sweetened by coconut sugar)Need a last-minute Thanksgiving dessert? These bars are a lighter version of the classic pecan pie, and are vegan + gluten-free. This version is sweetened by coconut sugar and pure maple syrup, but we also have a version on our website that's sweetened by dates. They're so addicting that you'll have to do your best not to eat them all before Thanksgiving starts.Pumpkin Pie FloatWhile my kids don’t actually enjoy pumpkin pie, they do love the flavors of this cinnamon infused pumpkin citrus float. The beauty about this drink is it can be made cold in smoothie form or warmed on the stove for a cozy drink to cuddle with under blankets.Chocolate Chip Pumpkin MuffinsDid you know that you can replace flour with ALMOND BUTTER and it’ll create a moist, fluffy, delicious muffin?! 🤯. Such a great autumn treat that packs great nutritional content from the pumpkin puree and is sweetened naturally by pure maple syrup. Perfect for breakfast, snack, and kids’ lunchboxes!Fruit LeatherStill have Halloween candy left? Chuck that fruit roll up with all those food dyes and sugars, and make these fruit leathers instead!
🍓 The best part?? All you need is some fruit (and think about all the different combinations you can make!) with some lemon juice for pop ✨. Such a great source of vitamin C, and an easy way to get your kids to have fruit instead of candy.Date PopsLet’s make 𝙎𝙖𝙡𝙩𝙚𝙙 𝘾𝙖𝙧𝙖𝙢𝙚𝙡 𝘿𝙖𝙩𝙚 𝙋𝙤𝙥𝙨 and 𝘿𝙤𝙪𝙗𝙡𝙚 𝘾𝙝𝙤𝙘𝙤𝙡𝙖𝙩𝙚 𝘿𝙖𝙩𝙚 𝙋𝙤𝙥𝙨, an easy kid-friendly treat made from fruit that’s nut-free and vegan.Smore’s Energy BitesThese 𝒏𝒐-𝒃𝒂𝒌𝒆 bliss balls are great for lunchboxes, make ahead snacks, or on-the-go treats. We love storing them in the freezer so they’re always ready for those moments when my kids are “staaaarving” aka 5 min after they had a meal 🙄 . They're everything you want from a fire-pit s’mores but without all the prep, hassle, and smokey scent that just won’t leave your clothes . These bliss balls are made with whole grain oats and are sweetened naturally by pure maple syrup.
Halloween Apple Slice “Donuts”These spiderweb apple slices look just like donuts but pack the nutrient content of an apple… win win for the kiddos! Did you know apples are a great source of vitamin C? (which is why an apple a day keeps the doctor away!)Chocolate BOOnana PopsReady for a spooktacular Halloween treat? These chocolate bananas are made with just 3 ingredients and transform simple fruits into spooky ghosts and mummy ghosts.Chocolate Bat PopsWith just 𝓉𝒽𝓇𝑒𝑒 ingredients, this spooky Halloween treat is easy to make and oh so delicious. We used vegan + gluten-free nut-butter stuffed sandwich cookies, and added mini white chocolate chips to our dye-free chocolate gem eyes for extra spooky night vision.Chocolate Pretzel SpiderwebsThis easy Halloween snack requires just 5 ingredients and a great Halloween party idea or even lunchbox treat.Apple Slice “Donuts”If you’re looking for a wonderful seasonal food activity to do with the kids, I highly recommend these apple "donuts"! Both Liv and Sawyer had the best time painting and decorating their apple slices. It’s great for fine motor skills and sparks creativity. All you need is 2 apples, a cup of Greek yogurt (nondairy yogurt works great too if vegan!) and 2 starter spoons to act as their paint brushes. (Also note that the yogurt can easily be replaced with chocolate spread, peanut butter, or hazelnut spread. The options are endless!) Fill some bowls with different toppings, and let their imagination take care of the rest!