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Healthy Snacks

What kinds of snacks do you give your little ones when they want to snack all day. My 2 year old is going through a faze where she wont eat her 3 main meals but wants to snack here and there through out the day.

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Asked by 3jewlz at 5:13 PM on Jun. 24, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • Mostly fruit. Or PB and J.

    Answer by SalemWitchChild at 5:15 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

  • raisins, blueberries, a cracker here and there, peaches, mandarin oranges. i'm trying to get her onto celery but it's slow going. she will also devour any amount of black beans i offer.

    Answer by mellypoo at 5:15 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

  • Yougart, Veggies like carrots, Friutis, Apples, grapes, oranage, water melon etc. Crackers. I buy the whole grain ritz. Graham crackers really arent bad either. A string cheese. u can make your own popsicles too. They have sugar but if you make ur own you can choose to use sugar free or a substitue.

    Answer by Nikky0803PAG at 5:22 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

  • All of the above and then i also buy sugar free apple butter and my kids love it. I make a fruit salad and top it with mini marshmellows or i make some popcorn.

    Answer by MamaSpurg at 5:26 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

  • I try to avoid letting my children ditch their meals in favor for snacks. Not to say they can't have a snack. Just saying that i put a limit on it.
    But i give aunts on a log, or what we call aunts in the mud which is just peanut butter with aunts (raisins sprinkled on top). yogurt, cheese sticks. fruit. avocado.

    Answer by outstandingLove at 5:29 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

  • oh. sorry, and they use celery or carrots to scoop out the aunts stuck in the mud.

    Answer by outstandingLove at 5:30 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

  • Fruit and veggies. I would also add crackers and cheese or feed leftovers from the previous meal.

    Answer by marklorna at 6:12 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

  • popcorn
    veggies and dip (hummus, guacamole, ranch, etc)
    fresh fruit and yogurt
    trail mix
    granola bars
    cheese and crackers
    grahams and peanut butter
    peanut butter and honey or jelly

    Answer by NikkiMomof2grls at 6:12 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

  • hummus

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:14 AM on Jun. 26, 2010

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