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Do you have dessert after dinner? What kind?

We usually don't because the kids are stuffed, but evening snack is usually ice cream, pretzels, or popcorn.

I would like to go healthier.

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KFree907

Asked by KFree907 at 10:15 AM on Jun. 2, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • sometimes we do but not all the time... mostly it would be like either ice cream or yogurt unless dh wants something different like popcorn or crackers.
    shorty13417

    Answer by shorty13417 at 10:29 AM on Jun. 2, 2010

  • Sometimes, but not every night. It can be peaches with whipped cream, brownies (that my MIL brought over 2 days ago), or last night we went to Krispy Kreme as a treat for their grand reopening - yay doughnuts! But by that time of night, we usually tend toward the healthier treats (angel food cake with strawberries, homemade apple crisp (I control the sugar), etc.) - I think the kids sleep better without quite so much sugar in their systems!
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 10:39 AM on Jun. 2, 2010

  • i love a bowl of fresh fruit or berries...or a little of each for dessert. it's so sweet, yummy, and healthy...way better than a bowl of ice cream
    aliishott2

    Answer by aliishott2 at 11:08 AM on Jun. 2, 2010

  • Very rarely. We'll usually finish off the meal with some fruit. Once in a while I'll make a cake, or a pan of bars, or something, and we'll have one, but I'd rather keep any not-so-good things like that for during the day, when they can run off the sugar, and have something healthy at night. Any snacks before bed are healthy - air-popped popcorn, fresh fruit, whole-grain crackers with cheese, things like that. I'd never let my kids have ice cream before bed.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:25 PM on Jun. 2, 2010

  • Frozen fruit
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:14 AM on Jun. 3, 2010

  • We always have fresh fruit for dessert about an hour after dinner. Oranges and grapes, are my daughter's favorites.
    texasgurl33

    Answer by texasgurl33 at 5:06 PM on Jun. 3, 2010

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