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What would you bring???

DS is on a t-ball team of mostly 4 year olds. We are the first ones on the calendar to bring snacks for the team game. What snacks would you bring for a group of 4 year olds? I don't want to bring junk food, but I also don't want the kids to be like "eww health food" and not eat what we bring. Any ideas?

 
GavinsMommii

Asked by GavinsMommii at 10:38 PM on Jun. 11, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • my sons tball season just ended 3-5yr range, so ya that was tons of fun (sarcasm)
    When it was our turn I made a trail mix. Chex cereal, honey cheerios, teddy grahms, m&m's, and yogurt covered cranberries. Other people brought store bought things like cheese its, or those cakes (zebra cakes I think their called)
    and a juice box.
    Just stay away from things like nuts
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:36 AM on Jun. 12, 2010

  • When I played soccer we always did slices of naval oranges. You can also try baked cheetos, they are rather healthy and kids love them.
    imamommmmyyy

    Answer by imamommmmyyy at 10:41 PM on Jun. 11, 2010

  • orange slices
    Morgain

    Answer by Morgain at 10:41 PM on Jun. 11, 2010

  • There is NOTHING healthy about baked cheetos!! not a good snack for athletes of any age!!

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:42 PM on Jun. 11, 2010

  • When I was younger and played soccer, we brought the orange slices for the half time break. But we always brought a different snack and drink for the kids to have for when the game is over. I plan on bringing orange slices, but I also want to bring a different snack and drink for after the game. I try not to let my child eat chips or any sort, so I'm not sure that other parents would appreciate me bringing chips for their child either. Any other ideas?
    GavinsMommii

    Answer by GavinsMommii at 10:46 PM on Jun. 11, 2010

  • They aren't nearly as bad as most snacks!

    Nutrition Facts of Baked Cheetos
    Serving Size 1 package (24.8g)

    Amount Per Serving
    Calories from Fat 40
    Calories 120

    % Daily Values*
    Total Fat 4.5g 7%
    Saturated Fat 1g 5%
    Polyunsaturated Fat 2g
    Monounsaturated Fat 1.5g
    Trans Fat 0g
    Cholesterol 0mg 0%
    Sodium 210mg 9%
    Total Carbohydrate 17g 6%
    Dietary Fiber 0g 0%
    Sugars 1g
    Protein 2g

    Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0%
    Calcium 10% Iron 4%
    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    imamommmmyyy

    Answer by imamommmmyyy at 10:47 PM on Jun. 11, 2010

  • Maybe fruit cups or real fruit popsicles if you have a cooler..
    imamommmmyyy

    Answer by imamommmmyyy at 10:48 PM on Jun. 11, 2010

  • Beef Jerky and chocolate milk! Beef Jerky is loaded with protien, and I saw on "The Drs." the other day that chocolate milk is WAY better for you after a workout than Gatorade. It is also loaded with protien.
    Amber211

    Answer by Amber211 at 10:49 PM on Jun. 11, 2010

  • i wld do watermelon slices or orange slices maybe even any kind of melons
    samie_01

    Answer by samie_01 at 10:52 PM on Jun. 11, 2010

  • imamommmmyyy - type out the ingredients and see how healthy they are!! If they are processed and full of chemicals they are NOT a healthy snack!!

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:53 PM on Jun. 11, 2010

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