Today was my day to bring snack for Brandon's little league game. I wanted to do something besides a prepackaged whatever with no thought so I came up with this. I bought mini corn dogs and then cooked them. Once they were cooked I put each one on a skewer. Then I set out each cup and filled the bottom corner with a squirt of ketchup. I packed them in a bag stacked on top of each other with trays separating them so they didn't tip. Then I put all of the warm corn dogs in foil and pu them in the bag (it was one of those lined bags that holds temperatures). When it was snack time I put two corn dog skewers in each cup and handed them out. The kids and parents love them because they were easy to carry, there was no mess, they didn't have to squirt ketchup and the kids thought they were super fun. I think you could do this at birthday parties also...turn the skewers the other way and make little boquetes for people to snack on. I also made chocolate dipped strawberries because it was a healthier sweet treat then fruit snacks full of red 40, and it was real fruit. It didn't cost much and I found everything, even the short length skewers at my local grocery store.
Hope you enjoy my little snack idea.