Healthy-On-the-Go Summer Snacks

90! Healthy-On-the-Go Summer Snacks for Kids | Live Simply

Summer is a busy time for our family. Between out-of-town traveling and outdoor activities, my time in the kitchen is greatly reduced. Who wants to spend a ton of time cooking over a hot stove-top when sun and ninety degree weather await?

Summer time always equals hungry children. No matter how nutritious our meals the heat of summer brings extra hungry little tummies. For hungry moments I keep healthy homemade snacks on hand. Some snacks can be made ahead of time, others take only a couple minutes to create when hunger comes knockin’.

Today, I’ve compiled a huge list of healthy on-the-go summer snacks. This list is kid and adult friendly, plus each snack requires very little hands-on time. Many of the recipes , even smoothies, can be prepped ahead of time and frozen or stored in the fridge. At the end of this resource I share my favorite supplies for making real food snacks.

A few of our favorites on the list include: No-Bake Granola Bars, Chocolate Banana Muffins, Whole Wheat Crackers, Cherry-Nut Lara Bars, and Summer Smoothies.


Energy, Protein and Power Bars/Bites/Balls


Nibbles, Balls and Bites

Muffins and Quick-Breads



Summer Drinks

Teas, Thirst-Quenchers, Slushees and More


Fruits and Veggies


Fruit Treats


Granola Goodies

Granola Bars

peanut butter coconut granola homemade recipe

Trail Mix, Nuts and “Granolas”

Cookies and Crackers

Real Food Cookies

Healthy Crackers

Dips for Veggies and Fruits

For Veggies

For Fruits

Summer Must-Have Supplies

On-the-Go Containers

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