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Do you let your kids eat pop tarts or do you consider them to be candy/junk food and limit them?

 
Roadfamily6now

Asked by Roadfamily6now at 12:37 AM on Oct. 22, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • Never. We keep our house toxin free.



     http://workoutmommy.com/2008/01/29/pop-tart-for-breakfast-think-again/


    You can make and freeze your own, with whole wheat pie crust, and your favorite preserves


    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:14 PM on Oct. 23, 2010

  • I limit them like I do cookies and candy.
    Izsarejman

    Answer by Izsarejman at 12:43 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • If I buy poptarts it is the fruity flavors only and it is a snack.junk food type of thing and is not a breakfast around here...i can't stand the idea of chocolate poptarts
    wheresthewayout

    Answer by wheresthewayout at 12:41 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • I think they are junk and we very rarely buy things like that because they have very little to no nutritional value. Besides, the last thing I need is a 4 year old hyped on sugar.
    lovebugs_mom

    Answer by lovebugs_mom at 12:43 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • DH loves them I can not stand them and DD has yet to try them. If she does ending up liking them, they will be regulated just like the cookies are.
    kittymom

    Answer by kittymom at 1:02 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • Eh, every once in a while is fine. :)
    fluppyducky

    Answer by fluppyducky at 1:18 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • i try very hard (mostly for my sake, im trying to lose weight) to keep any type of junk out of the house. my son loves fruits and veggies and doesn't eat a lot of sweets. im grateful he got that from his father.
    Bella3113

    Answer by Bella3113 at 1:18 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • They are junk and we never buy them.
    BridgetC140

    Answer by BridgetC140 at 1:47 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • My kids don't like them.

    beeky

    Answer by beeky at 7:02 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • I buy them every once in awhile, the kids love them. But it is not an always around breakfast item
    Bubbie0809

    Answer by Bubbie0809 at 9:22 AM on Oct. 22, 2010