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After-school snack ideas for hungry kids

By the time kids get home from school they're usually ravenous and keeping them satisfied until dinner can be a tricky balancing act. Here are some delicious recipes and ideas to help fend of the hangries until dinner time!

Australian Women's Weekly|Aug 30, 2019

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  • Buttermilk scones

    Jam and cream is optional here but we know how we like to eat ours!

    Australian Women's Weekly|Aug 27, 2019

  • Lumberjack cake

    An old-fashioned apple and date cake topped with caramelised coconut, the lumberjack cake is dense, moist and packed with enough energy to get the proverbial lumberjack through from morning tea to lunch.

    Australian Women's Weekly|Aug 11, 2019

  • Apricot bliss balls

    These deliciously sweet apricot balls are easy to make and a perfect lunch box snack or on-the-go energy hit.

    Australian Women's Weekly|Jun 23, 2019

  • Cottage pie

    Transport yourself back to those family dinners with a hearty beef and veg filling and a cheesy mashed potato topping. Cottage pie is the ultimate savoury comfort food, so go on, treat yourself.

    Australian Women's Weekly|May 15, 2019

  • Roasted sesame edamame beans

    Super simple and so tasty! This seasoned and roasted edamame bean recipe is the perfect thing to see you through your 3pm slump.

    Australian Women's Weekly|May 08, 2019

  • Caramel slice

    This caramel slice is the ultimate in delicious slice recipes, from its biscuity bottom to its chocolate top, and the perfectly gooey caramel layer in between.

    Australian Women's Weekly|Apr 23, 2019

  • Chocolate Easter freckles

    The kids will love helping out with these cute treats this Easter. Just bake the bickies, smother in melted chocolate then sprinkle with hundreds and thousands.

    Australian Women's Weekly|Mar 20, 2019

  • Easy hot cross buns

    There’s nothing better than eating fruit-studded, delicately spiced hot cross buns straight from the oven. Try our easy, no-fail hot cross buns recipe for delicious results.

    Australian Women's Weekly|Mar 18, 2019

  • Easter egg cake pops

    Brighten up the family Easter celebration and engage the kids with these zesty, creative lollipop-style cakes.

    Australian Women's Weekly|Feb 28, 2019