We all know the struggle. Those post-work munchies have got us running to the refrigerator and back every 30 minutes, just to peek in and see what’s doing. And inevitably, nothing will have changed. It will be the same old condiments and leftover pizza that were sitting there five minutes ago. So if you’re looking for a way to beat those pesky cravings in a yummy and healthy way, here are some easy-to-make snacks that are sure to do the trick.
Oatmeal Raisin Cookies
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These are not your average after-school chocolate chip cookies. If you’re looking for the perfect healthy snack that everyone in your family is bound to enjoy, try these oatmeal raisin cookies. They incorporate a wider range of food groups than most cookies, and the raisins make them just sweet enough without being cloying. Definitely a must-have if your kids are having their friends over for a playdate.
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Normally, bruschetta is something you order as an appetizer when you eat out at a fancy Italian restaurant. But it doesn’t have to be. Thanks to apps like Pinterest, there’s plenty of inspiration online for the perfect homemade Bruschetta. You can go classic with chopped tomato, garlic, and a sprinkling of olive oil. Or if you’re feeling frisky, try grilled peaches and crumbled feta cheese with some dried thyme and a drizzle of honey. These are guaranteed to impress.