Party time can often mean an excuse for overloading kids with sweet treats! But do you really want a bunch of sugar-fuelled kids running around your house?! The trick to serving healthy party food is to make it look as appealing as possible to the kids. With these 15 Guilt Free Healthy Party Food Ideas for Kids, you’ll be guaranteed empty plates and happy parents!
1. Rainbow Sticks
These Rainbow Sticks would make a great party food alternative for kids – a super colourful collection of grapes and berries, arranged by the colour of the rainbow.
2. String Cheese Snowmen
String Cheese Snowmen are so simple to make and ideal if hosting a winter birthday party or Christmas party for kids.
3. Watermelon Popsicle Sticks
A cute and really easy idea – just cut up the watermelon and stick onto popsicle sticks for a fun and healthy party food idea.
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4. Monster Sandwiches
Why bother serving plain ol’ boring sandwiches, that may not be eaten, when you could make these fun Monster Sandwiches instead, that will sure to be a hit with the kids.
5. Crispy Chickpeas
This recipe for crispy chickpeas is an alternative to nuts, and would be handy if you are hosting a guest with nut allergies.
6. Mini Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
Another simple and effective idea for serving sandwiches – these Mini Grilled Cheese Sandwiches are just cut into heart and star shapes.
7. Striped Fruit Pops
Kids love ice-lollys and this healthy alternative, made from strawberries, kiwi, peaches and honey would be perfect for a summer party idea, or indeed at any time of year!