When I was growing up, my mom let us pick a special treat at the store to bring in our school lunches around our birthday week. My favorite was always Little Debbie® Oatmeal Crème Pies. I don’t know that there was a specific reason for it, but that was what I chose every single year, and at some point in time, it became a tradition. Just as much as when the holidays rolled around and she’d buy the one box of sugary cereal she’d tolerate in the house- that came in a Christmas variety. At some point, she just picked them up without us having to ask- it became part of our childhood.
This is a sponsored recipe post for Oatmeal Creme Pie Kabobs written by me on behalf of Little Debbie®. As always, all opinions are my own.
I think that’s why even today, when I see that smiling face of Little Debbie® on a package of baked delights, including the Oatmeal Crème Pies, it brings me right back to those birthday weeks, and having a delicious special treat in my paper bag every day. Now that I’m a mom myself, I find that my birthday brings a lot more nostalgia than excitement, especially since it falls close to or on Mother’s Day each year. That’s what inspired these Oatmeal Crème Pie Kabobs- my kids love to do special things for me on my birthday and Mother’s Day and the little ones cannot always do it without supervision, so these will be both fun for them to make all by themselves, and we can ALL enjoy the kabobs together. It’s like the perfect mix of my childhood and modern family time and I love it! Plus, food on a stick is just fun. The Taste You Never Outgrow.
Oatmeal Crème Pie Kabobs
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natalie z says
How fun! This is a great way to give our kids (or us) a special treat with some healthier options as well! I could see adding this to fondue night dipped in chocolate as well!
Tatanisha Pitts-Worthey says
Oh yummy! This looks very easy to make and are absolutely healthy. I’m sure my boys would love this tasty healthy treats. Will definitely try making these, thank you!
Jay Simms says
I loved Oatmeal Creme Pies when I was little. This literally looks like heaven on a stick!
I loved oatmeal creme pies whenI was a kid! So good, I’d love to try this recipe.
This is a great idea! I am always looking for new ideas for my kids lunches so they don’t get bored of the same old thing. I recently bought them yumbox lunch boxes and these will fit perfectly inside one of the little compartments. I can’t wait to try this one with them. Thanks for the idea!
Inspiring Kitchen says
What a great idea for a snack. This is healthy and yummy. My twin granddaughters will love this.
Emma Spellman says
I used to eat those a lot as a kid. This looks like a fun snack!
What a great idea. I love how simple this is to do too. We love Oatmeal Creme Pies! They’re so good!
Bonnie @wemake7 says
What a fun and cool snack idea! My kids would really love having these.
Oatmeal Creme pies are my favorite! I’ve never thought to make kabobs from them.
Jesica H says
That is so simple, yet I love it! This is actually a snack I would love to do at a party. 🙂
Up Run For Life says
This looks so good. I love Little Debbie Oatmeal creame pies. 🙂
What a fun snack! I have to be careful about having those in the house. I can’t resist them!
Annemarie LeBlanc says
The kabobs look so good! You are right, it does bring back childhood memories. I might try and copy this recipe. The grandchildren will be staying over next week and I am sure they will love these oatmeal creme pie kabobs!