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5 Healthy Team Snacks for Football Practice

Netanya Rommel


Aug 22nd, 2017

football snacks-- cherry vanilla smoothie

Football season is just around the corner, which means kids will need extra fuel for practice and action-packed games. Pack them hydrating, easy and nutritious snacks they’ll love. Here are five recipes that are perfect to get them through the season! 

Apple Fries with Cinnamon Dipping Sauce 

Reinvent the classic apple snack with a fun, healthy and delicious dipping sauce! This Apple Fries with Cinnamon Dipping Sauce recipe makes for a protein-packed snack that will make it easier for your kid to run that extra yard!

Apple Fries with Cinnamon Dipping Sauce

DIY Strawberry Lemonade Fruit Leather 

If you’re looking for a healthy alternative to the sugary fruit snacks your kids love, try this recipe for a DIY Strawberry Lemonade Fruit Leather is a great option! Made with real fruit, these snacks will make you a superhero in the eyes of your kids.

DIY Strawberry Lemonade Fruit Leather

Sunflower Butter Bites

These Sunflower Butter Bites are a great protein-packed snack for before practice or before a big game. Made with Signature Kitchens® old fashioned oats, oat flour, sunflower butter, coconut and dried fruit, these healthy bites are easy to make and perfect to take on-the-go!

Sunflower Butter Bites


These Apple-wiches are easy, customizable and packed with energy-boosting ingredients. Cut two slices of apple and add your favorite protein-packed fillings, such as sliced deli meat and cheese, or sunflower butter topped with your trail mix of choice, or even try tuna!


Cherry Vanilla Recovery Smoothie

After bringing their A game on the field, it’s time for your kids to refuel! This Cherry Vanilla Recovery Smoothie is a simple way for them to get the protein they need after all that running. 

Cherry Vanilla Recovery Smoothie

Find more healthy snacks on our Pinterest page, and if you and your family are huge football fans, remember to enter our Shop & Score Sweepstakes where you could win season tickets, free groceries, and more! Enter to win at

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One Response to 5 Healthy Team Snacks for Football Practice

  1. jsmith 29/01/2018 at 7:52 pm

    Looks like snacks for girls .
    Not guys at football practice.

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