28 After-School Snacks to Eat By the Handful

September  5, 2017

New teachers, new subjects, new backpacks, and new classmates. The beginning of the school year is filled with chaos and emotional rollercoasters. Whether it’s the first day of kindergarten or a victory lap of college, juggling new routines and challenges can be a handful. Sometimes it barely feels like there’s time to eat, which is why snacks—ones that you can make in big batches, pre-pack in baggies, and throw in the car/backpack/cupboard—are almost as important as meals. Make a few of these recipes and you'll have enough fuel to keep going—and feed hungry bellies—all week long.

Mix and Match

the crunchy types

Poppin' Bites

Chip Away at hunger

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