Are you tired of the rainy, snowy, freezing days that are keeping us in? Are you wondering what kind of fun activities you can do inside to keep the children busy and interested? Why not try a fun trail mix recipe that will not only provide a delicious snack when you are finished, but will also teach the children about nutrition, simple food preparation, math, and working with a team!
What will you need?
- A variety of trail mix ingredients. You know your children, so you choose!
Whole grain cereals Teddy Bear cookies
Pretzels Yogurt covered Raisins
Raisins/dry fruits Crackers
Chocolate chips Banana chips
Peanut butter chips Fruit Snacks
Gold Fish Nuts/Seeds
- A large bowl, measuring cups, a large spoon
Now that you have what you need, decide how much of each ingredient you want, have the children help to measure the ingredients, toss and mix together, serve, and enjoy!