snacks for kids

  1. Healthy Recipes

    Homemade healthy granola bars recipe

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    Granola bars are a popular and convenient snack, but the downside is they can be loaded with high fructose corn syrup, oil and other...
  2. Dessert Recipes

    Homemade fruit roll-ups

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    Fruit leather, or roll-ups, as they are sometimes called, is easy to make in your kitchen without any special equipment. They are...
  3. Cooking & Entertaining

    5 Super snacks all kids love

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    Snacks are a good way to add the extra calories and nutrients your growing child needs in his diet. He wants them to be delicious...
  4. Tips & Advice

    Do after-school snacks matter?

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    Back in the ’80s, when I arrived home from school I would cozy up for a small snack of junk food and soda. But these days we...
  5. School & Education

    Easy snacks for after school hangouts

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    Please your hungry kids with creative after school snacks that make hanging out or studying much more fun!
  6. School & Education

    Reasons why protein-packed snacks are good for kids

    Snacking smart means offering kids foods that keep them fit and fueled!
  7. School & Education

    Keeping kids fueled for after school activities

    High protein and low fat foods make energizing snacks to keep kids going strong!
  8. School & Education

    Top 10 afterschool snacks that can be prepared in a flash

    When your kids get home from school, they’re hungry and in need of a snack – fast! Choose a healthy snack that can be prepared...
  9. Baby

    Om nom nom — Fuel your kids will devour

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    Goldfish, Cheerios, puffs — they’re so last year for your busy toddler or preschooler. Here are nutritious,...
  10. Tips & Advice

    Playful treats for play time

    Snack time should never be boring! Liven up your snack time (and your kids’ appetites) with these playful snack ideas.
  11. Tips & Advice

    Making snack time play time

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    Growing kids can’t make it on three squares a day -- they need a few snacks in between meals to keep them nourished. It can be...
  12. Diet

    Fun, smart snacks for kids

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    Help your kids avoid the cookie jar when they get home from school with these fun, smart snacks just for them! From "dip"-able...
  13. Toddler & Preschoolers

    5 Great preschool snacks

    If there is one constant throughout the various stages of childhood, it’s that kids get hungry. For preschoolers, moms everywhere...
  14. Quick & Easy Recipes

    Snack planner: Make the most of your shopping list

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    Planning your family's meals for the week makes life easier in so many ways. Planning your family's snacks can bring the same ease...
  15. Family Fun

    Quick ways to cool down after school

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    Sitting in a classroom when it still feels like summer outside is a total bummer. Moms can’t change the school schedule or control...
  16. Healthy Recipes

    Frozen snacks you can feel good about

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    Walking down the frozen foods aisle at the grocery store isn’t always encouraging: Easy options abound, but many aren’t very...
  17. Quick & Easy Recipes

    Tasty, filling mom-approved snack ideas

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    Every mom wants to give her kids healthy snacks that will fill them up and keep them happy until the next planned meal. Try these...
  18. Quick & Easy Recipes

    Summer snacks that give back

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    A few major corporations -- for example, Johnson & Johnson and Target -- are well-known for their donations to charities. While they...
  19. School & Education

    7 School-day snacks

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    Kids always seem to be starving when the school day is over. Planning ahead for school snacks will ensure healthier choices and a...
  20. School & Education

    After-school comfort foods for kids

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    After a long day of class and play, kids often need a little something to hold off hunger pangs before dinner and give them a boost...