Shamrock Pretzels, Rainbow Fruit Kebabs and More St. Patrick's Day Snacks to Make With Your Kids

Get your kids in the kitchen and whip up these fun (and easy!) St. Patrick's Day snacks.

Get your kids in the St. Patrick's Day spirit with these cute and tasty shamrock snacks. They're also easy enough for kids to make  -- which sounds like snack-time gold to us. No rainbow required!

Fruit Rainbow

St. Patrick's Day Snacks for Kids

San Diego Cooks

Even the pickiest eaters can't resist a spread this pretty! All you need to recreate this recipe from San Diego Cooks is fruit in every color of the rainbow (with a marshmallow cloud to satisfy your sweet tooth, of course). 

Rainbow Donuts

St. Patrick's Day Snacks for Kids

Just Baked By Me

These bite-size beauties from Just Baked By Me do require plenty of bowls (and a donut pan!) but if you have the extra time to spare, these make a magical breakfast. Kids will go nuts for the festive colors and delicious vanilla bean flavor. 

Leprechaun Hat S'mores

St. Patrick's Day Snacks for Kids

Hostess With the Mostess

To whip up a batch of these adorable treats from Hostess With the Mostess, all you need is some melting chocolate, fudge stripe cookies, marshmallows and green decor. Kids will have a blast assembling these tiny treats -- and you thought s'mores were only for bonfire season. 

Layered Rice Krispie Treats

St. Patrick's Day Snacks for Kids

Raspberri Cupcakes

These layered Rice Krispie treats from Raspberri Cupcakes look totally ordinary when viewed from the top, but cutting into them reveals a colorful (and tasty) surprise kids will go crazy for. Washing out your saucepan after every layer can be a drag, but the beautiful results are definitely worth it.

Shamrock Pizzas

St. Patrick's Day Snacks for Kids

Blissfully Domestic

Want to make a healthy holiday lunch? These festive mini pizzas from Blissfully Domestic only require four ingredients, and kids will have so much fun assembling them, you'll barely have any work to do! Lucky day, indeed. 

Veggie Rainbow

St. Patrick's Day Snacks for Kids

Kitchen Fun With My 3 Sons

Vegetables? As a snack? Mom, have you lost your mind? Not when you serve 'em up like this. This adorable snack idea from Kitchen Fun With My 3 Sons is the perfect way to get picky eaters excited about their veggies. 

Clover Pretzels

St. Patrick's Day Snacks for Kids

Sun Scholars

These sparkly clover pretzels from Sun Scholars call for just four ingredients (you may even have them all in your kitchen already) and are so simple to make: Dip mini pretzels in melted white chocolate, stick together in a clover shape, let dry and top with green frosting and sanding sugar.

Rainbow Fruit Skewers

St. Patrick's Day Snacks for Kids

Green Lite Bites

These rainbow fruit skewers from Green Lite Bites are are both easy and healthy. Just thread pieces of fruit (cut to the appropriate size for your child's age, of course) onto skewers in ROYGBIV order. And if you really want your kids to feel lucky, throw on a piece of gold foil-wrapped chocolate, too.

Shamrock Shake

St. Patrick's Day Snacks for Kids

The Slow Roasted Italian

Forget the golden arches -- we're swooning over this thick, creamy, minty version of the St. Patty's Day shake from The Slow Roasted Italian. Whirl together vanilla ice cream or frozen yogurt, low-fat milk, real peppermint extract and a drop of green food coloring -- then top with a little fresh whipped cream and some sprinkles.

Kiwi Shamrocks

St. Patrick's Day Snacks for Kids

Life in Wonderland

Fruit is more fun when it's cut up into shapes, which is why your kids will be all over these whimsical shamrock shaped kiwi slices created by Life in Wonderland. Just pick up a mini clover-shaped cookie cutter from a craft store and let your littles stamp out shamrocks.

Rainbow-Wrapped Marshmallows

St. Patrick's Day Snacks for Kids

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Your kids will think they hit the treat jackpot with these rainbow marshmallows from Smart Schoolhouse. Make them by wrapping rainbow-colored candy strips around a jumbo marshmallow (a dab of melted white chocolate will make the candy stick).

Mint Oreos

St. Patrick's Day Snacks for Kids

Dandelions and Dust Bunnies

Dandelions and Dust Bunnies created these festive cookies by dunking Cool Mint Oreos into melted almond bark (white chocolate chips would work, too) and green sprinkles. Melt, dip and decorate? Hey, we can handle that!

Shamrock Quesadillas

St. Patrick's Day Snacks for Kids

Kitchen Fun with My 3 Sons

Make an afterschool snack a little more festive with these clover quesadillas from Kitchen Fun with My 3 Sons, stuffed with refried beans, brown rice and cheddar cheese (or whatever your kids will like). Just don't forget the key ingredient: green (spinach) tortillas.

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