Looking for some more frugal snack ideas for your hungry children? Here are some cheap and simple ideas from Life As Mom:

  1. Apple Slices: serve apple slices with a healthy dip like nut or seed butters or some maple whipped cream.
  2. Pumpkin Muffins: muffins and quick breads are great ways to sneak veggies into your kids’ diets. Use canned pumpkin in this Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffin recipe.
  3. Applesauce: this are packed with vitamins and fiber and is perfect for fall. You can spring for large jars that you can portion out, or you can even make your own in the crockpot.
  4. Hummus and Carrot Sticks: try your hand at making your own hummus. Omit the tahini and it’s very inexpensive to make.

Find more ideas over at Life As Mom’s 10 Frugal Fall Snacks for Hungry Kids.