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Harvest Blessing Snack Mix

Thanksgiving Arts and Crafts for Kids


Harvest Blessing Snack

Free Printable Bag Tags

Barbara E. shares this snack mix and the reason behind each ingredient. Includes printable bag tag!

Materials Needed:

  • Bugles Brand Corn Snacks
  • Pretzels
  • Candy corn and/or Corn Nuts Brand Snack
  • Dried or Candy Fruits
  • Peanuts and/or Sunflower Seeds
"I made little bags of this Blessing Mix and on top of the bag I printed out a cute little Thanksgiving turkey and the explanation of the Blessing Mix on cardstock. I stapled it to the top of the bag and tied a cute raffia bow in fall colors to that... Everyone loved it and it makes a nice little treat for the neighbors too!"

Use even amounts of all the ingredients listed above or mix and match as you like. In a large bowl, mix all the ingredients together. You can make this mix as a family and eat while discussing each ingredient and how it relates to Thanksgiving.

If this is for a gift Make a card with these descriptions:

Each ingredient in this snack mix symbolizes something associated with the Harvest Season (Thanksgiving)

  • Bugles Brand Corn Snacks - represents a cornucopia, a horn of plenty.
  • Pretzels - represents arms folded in thanks and prayer.
  • Candy Corn and/or Corn Nuts Brand Snack - during the first Winter, the pilgrims were each allotted only 5 kernels of corn per day because food was so scarce.
  • Dried or Candy Fruits - Thanksgiving is the celebration of the harvest.
  • Peanuts and/or Sunflower Seeds - seeds represent the potential of a bounteous harvest for the next season if they are planted and well tended.

You can package the mix in zip-top sandwich bags and use this printable tag stapled to the top of the bag: FREE Printable Tag

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