Salty and satisfying, this colorful, kid-friendly trail mix provides quick  protein and energy by the handful on action-packed summer days, says Sue Sherman in Toledo, Ohio. It’s great for long car trips, too!


  • 1 package (7.2 ounces) miniature cheddar cheese fish-shaped crackers
  • 1 package (6 ounces) dried cranberries
  • 1-1/4 cups salted cashews


In a large bowl, combine the crackers, cranberries and cashews. Store in an airtight container.

Yield: 6 cups.