Christmas Trail Mix

Christmas Trail Mix

Trail mix is a perfect kids snack, no matter what time of year. Just a slight change up with the ingredients however turns common trail mix, into holiday trail mix.  Use red, white, and green foods for festive colors.

Some ideas we had were:

Red: dried cranberries, dried strawberries, dried raspberries, dried plums,

Green: Pumpkin seeds, pistachios, dried kiwi,

White: Yogurt covered raisins, coconut, banana chips, dried apples

Can you think of others??

I haven’t mentioned the health benefits of dried fruit here, but there are many!  Dried fruit is great for kids who won’t stop playing long enough to eat something! Dried fruit is a concentrated source of vitamins and fiber.   This makes it a convenient choice for hiking and all-day holiday shopping.

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