Kids use a lot of energy while they are at school. Finding a great after school snack that is healthy, and will give them the energy to get them through the rest of the day, is important. Family Fun Magazine has created some fun recipes that are great for the lunch box, after school snack or any time!
Whether you make these Cucumber Roll Ups for the kids lunch box, or an after school snack, they are a healthy way for them to get some of their needed nutrients for the day plus it is fun to eat!
Be sure to check out this great kid-friendly recipe for Cucumber Roll Ups! Kids will love to help make these tasty two-bite snacks to put in their lunch box or to eat after school. (These also make great appetizers for your next party!)
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- 2 ounces goat cheese
- 2 teaspoons chopped fresh dill
- 1/8 teaspoon salt
- 1 red bell pepper
- 1 large cucumber
In a small bowl, stir together 2 ounces goat cheese, 2 teaspoons chopped fresh dill, and 1/8 teaspoon salt.
Cut 12 1-inch-long strips of red bell pepper.
Use a vegetable peeler to thinly slice a large cucumber into 12 11/4-inch ribbons.
For each roll-up, place 1/4 teaspoon of the cheese mixture at one end of a cucumber strip, press a pepper slice on top, and roll.
Secure the end with a dab of cheese.
Nutrition Information:Yield: 6 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 37Total Fat: 2gSaturated Fat: 1gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 1gCholesterol: 4mgSodium: 87mgCarbohydrates: 3gFiber: 0gSugar: 2gProtein: 2g