Healthy Snacks for Kids – Apple Chips

Quick healthy snacks for our kids is always at the forefront of any parents mind. How can I give them something that is nutritious as well as tasty. Today I’ll share with you a little trick that gets my kids eating fruit like its going out of fashion.

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A sharp knife, apple and chopping board

What you’ll need

  • Chopping board,
  • Sharp knife,
  • An apple, and,
  • Not so Masterchef knife skills.


  • An apple corer.

My kids like fruit, sometimes but they like chips better so I was thinking of a way that I could get them to eat more fruit. Now I am not claiming that I made this up I am actually pretty sure I saw it somewhere and thought I would give it a go and it was a hit.

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Step 1 – Quarter the apple and remove the core

Step 1 –

Quarter your apple up and remove the core if you haven’t used a corer.

Step 2-

Slice the quarters thinly. This will determine the thickness of your apple chips or fries if you will.

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Step 2 – Slice the quarters thinly

Step 3-

This is where those not so Masterchef skills come into the mix. Slice the apple thins into chip like shapes and it will look something like this.

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Step 3 – Slice the apple thins into chips

Finished product

There you have it, Apple chips. My kids love these for a healthy quick snack for either after school or on the weekend.

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A quick healthy option for kids snacks

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