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Birthday Treat Advice

My son is kindergarten and his teacher celebrates every childs birthday that is in February on the 1st of the month and said we could send in a treat, but at our school it has to be healthy. Does anybody have any ideas of what I could take that nobody would have an allergic reaction too. What is sent has to be wrapped individually so each child gets there own bag.

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mimioester

Asked by mimioester at 12:53 PM on Jan. 27, 2013 in Food & Drink

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  • I would do party favors instead of trying to send a healthy treat for the kids. Other than something like a rice crispy treat (which isn't really healthy), it's hard to know what some kids wouldn't have a reaction to. I would send in stickers or little pre-inked stampers for the kids.

    In our schools if you send any food for the children to eat it must be store bought / prepared.
    QuinnMae

    Answer by QuinnMae at 1:08 PM on Jan. 27, 2013

  • fruit kabobs dipped in Greek yogurt.
    Zucchini quinoa muffins
    Or mix popcorn with oriental rice cracker mix and sliced nori. My kids love it.
    PandaGwen

    Answer by PandaGwen at 1:16 PM on Jan. 27, 2013

  • can it be homemade?
    luvmygrandbaby

    Answer by luvmygrandbaby at 1:18 PM on Jan. 27, 2013

  • @luvmygrandbaby yea they can be homemade just has to be healthy
    mimioester

    Comment by mimioester (original poster) at 1:25 PM on Jan. 27, 2013

  • awesome, Ill be back ina second to share some ideas :)
    luvmygrandbaby

    Answer by luvmygrandbaby at 1:34 PM on Jan. 27, 2013

  • What about the fresh fruit cups they sell in the deli section of the grocery store?
    booklover545

    Answer by booklover545 at 1:36 PM on Jan. 27, 2013

  • Individual bags of apple slices?
    idareyou

    Answer by idareyou at 1:37 PM on Jan. 27, 2013

  • I'm sure other parents will bring treats I like the idea of treat bags.
    txnmomof4

    Answer by txnmomof4 at 1:46 PM on Jan. 27, 2013

  • as long as they can be kept cool you can do fruit and cheese kabobs

    or you could do the colored goldfish snacks/pretzels/raisins in a bag
    luvmygrandbaby

    Answer by luvmygrandbaby at 1:48 PM on Jan. 27, 2013

  • I don't think there is anything you could send it to ensure that no child would be allergic to, but a trail mix (leave out peanuts, just do some mixed dry snacks with raisins) is probably safest.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 2:10 PM on Jan. 27, 2013

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