Homemade Snack Hacks

Updated August 13, 2017

Originally Published August 13, 2014

Today I’m sharing some of our favorite homemade snack hacks. Now that the kids are back in school, after school and lunch snacks are kind of a big deal! Did you know you could make your own granola bars, fruit roll ups, and even fishy crackers? Chances are that a homemade recipe is a whole lot healthier too:) These are some of our favorite snacks to buy….. buy you can make them too!

Homemade Snack Hacks! How to make fruit snacks, cheez-its, fishy crackers, uncrustables, fruit roll ups, graham crackers and SO much more!

Homemade Snack Hacks

1. Homemade Fishy Crackers

Click here for the little fish cookie cutter

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homemade goldfish crackers

2. Homemade Gummy Bears

(or fruit snacks!)

The Healthiest Gummy Bears (or fruit snacks) You’ll Ever Eat!

3. How to Make Uncrustables

They can be made ahead and frozen too!

DIY Frozen Uncrustables - simple, but I just never remember to make these!!! Hopefully will remind me...

4. Homemade Granola Bars

Wow! I love how cost effective this is! They are just like Nature Valley Granola Bars… except healthier and cheaper!

Homemade Granola Bars--Makes 45 granola bars! Wow! :-) I love how cost-effective this is!

5. How to make fruit roll ups

Look at how pretty they turn out!

A simple and healthier fruit leather recipe with just 2 ingredients! Kids and adults love these fruit roll ups.

6. Cake Mix Dinner Rolls

Here’s another recipe for it via Candace Piburn

CAKE MIX DINNER ROLLS!

7. Lazy Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

These will be gone in no time! They are SO EASY to make.

Lazy Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

 

8. Homemade Yogurt Melts

For babies! So much cheaper and healthier than graduates yogurt melts. 

HOMEMADE yogurt melts for baby! So much cheaper and healthier than graduates yogurt melts.

9. Chocolate Syrup Recipe

Eliminate the GMO’s and see how easy it is to make your own Hershey Syrup at home!

This Homemade Hershey Chocolate Syrup Recipe is super simple to make. Eliminate the GMO's and see how easy it is to make your own Hershey Syrup at home!

10. Pre-Make Your Cookie Dough

It costs a fraction of the pre-made cookie dough in stores! Mix cookie dough, freeze in ice cube tray, pop out and keep in freezer bag. Genius idea! 

DIY pre-made cookie dough that costs a fraction of the pre-made cookie dough in stores! Mix cookie dough, freeze in ice cube tray, pop out and keep in freezer bag. Genius idea!

11. Lemon Cake Made with Pudding

Lemon Cake to Die for! Holy cow, this thing is incredible.  I dare you to not eat more than one piece when you try it!

Lemon Cake Made with Pudding - Lemon Cake to Die for! Holy cow, this thing is incredible.  I dare you to not eat more than one piece when you try it!

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