Recipes: Fun for Kids

Nutbutter Balls

Makes 30 small balls. This recipe originally appeared on

Our kids love these tasty “balls” for a snack as well as for dessert. Let your kids help you roll them into balls or other fun shapes.


  • 1/2 cup carob powder
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1/2 cup peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup raw sunflower seeds
  • 1/2 cup sesame seeds
  • 1/2 cup oats or quinoa flakes
  • Shredded coconut

Optional Add-ins

  • 1/4-1/2 cup flaxseed meal
  • Diced raisins or dates

Mix together by hand all the ingredients except the coconut Form the batter into bite-size balls and roll them in the coconut.