With so many options for brown-bag lunches and after-school treats these days, it can be difficult to know where to start. But why head to the grocery-store snack aisle when it’s just as easy, and even tastier, to make your family’s favorite treats at home with custom flavors you’ll all enjoy?
First up: Homemade Fruit Roll Ups
You’ll be amazed at how easy and fun it is to prepare this nostalgic favorite in your own kitchen. Just grab fresh fruit and a little bit of sugar, and you’ll be well on your way to recreating a classic treat. Parchment paper is the secret to making the perfect fruit rolls, which peel off easily from parchment’s non-stick surface. You can make the process even smoother by using a disposable bakeware pan, and if you have leftovers, we’ll even show you how to turn them into fruit-filled gummies!
Here are three ways to make school lunches sweeter for you and your family with homemade fruit roll ups and gummies: