snacks for kids

  1. Living

    Easy and fun treats to share with the class

    Celebrating a birthday or holiday in your child's classroom? Here are a few of our favorite classroom snacks and treats to bring to...
  2. Toddler & Preschoolers

    Navigating your preschool snack list

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    Preschool snack duty just got a whole lot easier with our list of wholesome and yummy snacks that are sure to make you the class mom...
  3. Parenting

    Appropriate snacks for each sport

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    Did you know the best snacks for baseball are not necessarily the best for high-energy sports like soccer or basketball? We chatted...
  4. Tips & Advice

    Snacks for kids that are convenient and healthy

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    A few months ago, my 3-year-old son told me, "Mom, I only like to eat mac and cheese and Goldfish!" I wanted to argue with the...
  5. Healthy Recipes

    Healthy snacks for picky toddlers

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    Toddlers will put anything in their mouths... except for healthy food. Making sure your toddler gets essential nutrients can be a...
  6. Quick & Easy Recipes

    5 Super-portable after school snacks

    We know moms are always on the lookout for after school snacks, especially those you can grab and go with when it's time to pick up...
  7. Quick & Easy Recipes

    After-school snacks that won't go bad

    When you're packing after-school snacks, be careful. Yogurt, cheese and fresh fruit may be smart snack choices when eaten right out...
  8. Parenting

    Spooky Halloween snacks for kids

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    Conjure up some spooktacular Halloween treats for your kids this October 31. These bite-size Halloween treats are perfect for a...
  9. Children's Health

    5 Reasons your child is hungry all the time

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    As a family nutrition expert, I often hear parents complain about their children being hungry at inopportune times. Whether it's...
  10. K-12

    Snacks that boost brain power

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    While we can’t take a test for our kids, we can arm them with the most brain-cell-boosting snacks to prepare and sustain their...
  11. Cooking & Entertaining

    Pizza sandwich with Nutella, coconut & pistachios

    Kids are crazy about pizzas and Nutella! Add some coconut flakes and pistachios, then put them together sandwich-style. Your kids...
  12. Cooking & Entertaining

    Healthy baked pasta-crusted chicken nuggets

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    You can breathe easier now. Chicken nuggets can be made healthy, using good ingredients and baking them in the oven.
  13. School & Education

    Ditch the goldfish: Homemade cheesy snacks

    Make your own preservative-free cheese crackers with just a handful of ingredients.
  14. School & Education

    No-bake carrot cake energy bites

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    These no-bake carrot cake bites are out-of-this-world delicious! Rolled oats, shredded carrots, plump raisins and pecans are blended...
  15. School & Education

    Healthy snack packs at home

    Back to school or on the run? Take one of these five healthy, homemade snacks, throw it in a Ziploc sandwich baggie and rush out the...
  16. School & Education

    10 Takes on trail mix

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    We'll show you 10 easy-to-make mixes to assemble at home and to eat for a nutritious snack. These mixes are kid-friendly treats for...
  17. Travel

    Best portable snack ideas for traveling as a family

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    Every mom knows that the best defense is a good offense. Keep road trip whining at bay by preparing delicious and nutritious...
  18. Family Fun

    Super summer treats for kids

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    Summer is time for having fun in the sun and munching on sweet treats. This season, make your kids something special without much...
  19. Cooking & Entertaining

    Kid-friendly finger foods that won't stain the carpet

    Worried about satisfying your kids' snack cravings but don't want to ruin your carpet? Try these kid- and carpet-friendly finger foods!
  20. Cooking & Entertaining

    5 Homemade Easter egg treats

    These 5 easy-to-make treats are perfect for filling those little plastic eggs. They even use ingredients you may already have in...