Because strawberry Santa, Christmas tree brownies and cheese reindeers are essential for any festive bash or merry play date...
The Christmas silly season is well and truly upon us, and we’re loving getting our craft on with the kids and decorating our Christmas tree. Sure, you can outsource cooking on the big day by booking a Christmas feast, but what do you bring to the kids’ Christmas party (eek!)? Don’t fret, we’ve hand-selected several Christmas party snack ideas that’ll win you Parent Of The Year…
1. Christmas tree brownies
These festively decadent Christmas tree brownies (pictured top) are super-duper easy to make, and great to do with the kiddos on a rainy day. They taste amazing, too! Get the recipe from One Little Project.
2. Cheese reindeer
Looking for a healthy but festive snack? Let us introduce you to the cheese reindeer! Made from Laughing Cow mini cheese wedges, pretzels, olives and red capsicum, they’re simple to make and delightfully tasty, meaning you’ll be reaching for seconds… or thirds. Get more tasty treat ideas from Cute Food For Kids.
3. Strawberry Santa
How cute are these Strawberry Santas?! So cute you might not want to eat them… but we’re gonna! Grab some fresh strawberries and whip up some vanilla cream filling to make these adorable little nuggets of joy – you can thank Smart School House for this genius idea!
4. Ham and cheese Christmas crackers
These crackers are great not only because they’re tasty, but because it takes minimal effort to make. All you need to do is cut the shapes of the cheese slices with cookie cutters! Easy peasy lemon squeasy, and a surefire winner.
5. Reindeer rice krispies
Who doesn’t love rice krispies, right? Make these sweet, rectangular bars of joy for the young ‘uns this holiday. Our favourite bit’s the popsicle stick – less mess for little hands (hopefully).