Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

What are the yummiest health snacks you've found 4 your kids???

I'm looking for snacks that are 'kid-tested and mother-approved' for my son. He's growing so fast, but I'm not fixin' to feed him anything close to fast food. What treasures have U found that your kids LOVE to eat?

Answer Question

Asked by xXAdrianXx at 6:16 PM on Jun. 4, 2009 in Health

Level 1 (0 Credits)
Answers (5)
  • rice, pasta salad, fresh fruit, applesauce. I have a very picky eater. But you could try sweet potato french fries, hummus w/ veggies or pita bread, dry cereal, Kashi cereal bars.

    Answer by momoflilangel at 6:18 PM on Jun. 4, 2009

  • strawberries, nutrigrain bars, apples, bananas, peach or fruit cups, dried fruit.

    Answer by 2wndrfl_btrflys at 6:19 PM on Jun. 4, 2009

  • my kids love these...oatmeal, cereal bars, yogurt(cups and drinks), apple sauce, mac n cheese, crackers, cheese slices. i am able to get most of these things organic or atleast without bad additives for a decent price.

    Answer by bettylou420 at 6:23 PM on Jun. 4, 2009

  • DS loves the "Just Veggies" they sell at the health food store. (just dried veggies.) I also give him the whole grain breton crackers with Rbst free cheese (Tillamook) all the time.
    -Applesauce (motts, natural...)
    -apples with peanut butter, apples with cheese, just plain apples.
    -Annies organic bunny crackers (their version of goldfish crackers)
    -avacado slices
    -cantelope, watermelon, honey dew
    -buy a homemade popsicle maker and fill is with V8 fusion (NOT SPLASH...splash is only 10% juice) or any other 100% juice
    -frozen yogurt, berries, etc....

    Answer by jenellemarie at 6:25 PM on Jun. 4, 2009

  • Any berry, fresh or frozen, would be number 1
    Sushi is number 2
    Hummus with baby carrots and zucchini sticks
    Broccoli with peanut sauce or melted cheese
    Smoothies: frozen blueberries, fresh kale (lots of iron and calcium) frozen banana (masks the taste of the kale), orange juice (vitamin C to increase the absorbtion of the iron) and fortified ricemilk.
    Apple slices with peanutbutter
    Yogurt with frozen blueberries and cereal

    Answer by rkoloms at 7:35 PM on Jun. 4, 2009

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.

Next question in Health
Acai Berry

Next question overall (Pregnancy)
so to register for baby showers??

close Cafemom Join now to connect to other members! Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN