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What are some healthy snacks that you make for your kids? Which is their favourite?

I'm looking to try some new snacks. Some that have been kid tested preferably! btw my kids eat just about anything, even if they don't think they'll like it they still try it.


Asked by AmandaH321 at 9:15 AM on Feb. 15, 2009 in Food & Drink

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  • A pp said fruit & yogurt; we also do fruit & cottage girls love fresh fruits; so they're pretty easy...

    Yogurt covered rasins are another fav; you can get them at the health food store without all the sugar! =)

    My 4 yr old likes to scoop tuna fish onto crackers (like dip kinda)...

    If utensils have been mastered; you can make 'quick' baked apples in the microwave...slice or dice apple and then sprinkle with cinnamon sugar and cook in 30 sec intervals til apples are soft and sugar is melted...

    Answer by beachmamaof2 at 5:13 PM on Feb. 15, 2009

  • I like celery with cream cheese or laughing cow cheese on it. Or apples dipped in peanut butter. My nephew loves apples sprinkled with cinnamon.

    Answer by beckcorc at 9:24 AM on Feb. 15, 2009

  • Raisins, popcorn, fresh fruit slices, celery with peanut butter put in it, cheese and crackers, celery and carrot sticks, especially those baby carrots. yogurt. frozen fruit juice,

    Answer by Bmat at 9:25 AM on Feb. 15, 2009

  • Everything Bmat said and cereal trailmix, I take the last bit of cereals like cheerios, life, raisin bran,frosted mini wheats and mix them together to eat dry. Graham crackers my son likes to dip them in his yogurt.

    Answer by goaliemom93 at 9:38 AM on Feb. 15, 2009

  • My son is a sucker for Goat cheese and crackers, also Pita bread and hummus. He loves it. Weird, I know.

    Answer by Angelfey at 9:51 AM on Feb. 15, 2009

  • I cut up fresh fruit and get vanilla yogurt and mix it together. They think its a dessert and its yummy. I put grapes, apples, oranges, melon, strawberries and really anything in season then mix about a half a cup of yougurt to a whole cup just to cover it.

    Answer by gemgem at 9:55 AM on Feb. 15, 2009

  • Dry cereal, gold fish, dried fruit, yogurt, cottage cheese, applesauce, Nutra grain bars, any cut up fruit and veggie, crackers, anything that can be dipped in anything, celery with peanut butter and raisins, fruit with marshmallow/cream cheese dip, pickles, frozen grapes, that's all I can think of right now!

    Answer by sahm_krystal33 at 1:34 PM on Feb. 15, 2009

  • grapes are my daughters favorite snack right now- but she also loves apples (with peanut butter) cantalope,watermelon,blackberrys,blueberrys,hard boiled eggs, wheat thin crackers with cheese, fruit bars, gummy snacks,gold fish, dry cereal (cherrios), celery,carrots, tuna fish,bread she is not picky eats about anything. Oh and she LOVES deer jerky.

    Answer by alinzasmommy at 5:17 PM on Feb. 15, 2009