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What healthy snacks do your preschool age children enjoy? "@JuicyJuiceUSA Bunch member

I have trouble getting my 4 year old to eat healthy snacks. He always wants cookies, gummy candies, or friend chicken. What healthy snacks do your kids like that my kid may like too?

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rachel89

Asked by rachel89 at 2:31 PM on Apr. 17, 2011 in Food & Drink

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  • My 4 yr old daughter LOVES apples and carrot sticks with ranch
    Lucky209

    Answer by Lucky209 at 2:32 PM on Apr. 17, 2011

  • my 4 y/o dd like strawberries, carrot sticks with ranch, apples, orange slices, bananas, broccoli (steamed and raw) and she LOVES cucumbers
    josiesmommy00

    Answer by josiesmommy00 at 2:34 PM on Apr. 17, 2011

  • Carrots, apples and oranges are the three that we always have in the fridge and they can have any of those any time. My kids also loe tomatoes, cucumbers and cheese. We do not do a lot of snacking.
    Melbornj

    Answer by Melbornj at 2:44 PM on Apr. 17, 2011

  • my girls love yoguat, trail mix, grapes, carrots, strawberries, blueberries, watermelon, apples, mini bananas, pringles, cheese cubes, gronala bars, little debbies, little debbies fig bars, fig new cookies, raisins, peppers, cucumber slices, tomato slices, cottage cheese, cereal.
    momindiana

    Answer by momindiana at 3:48 PM on Apr. 17, 2011

  • Whole wheat crackers and reduced fat cheese is a favorite. Yogurt. Fruit salad. Peanut butter and banana on whole wheat bread, mixed veggies with ranch dressing.
    KristinRox

    Answer by KristinRox at 7:03 PM on Apr. 17, 2011

  • Ants on a log - a stalk of celery filled with peanut butter and raisins on top. Baby carrots & ranch dip. Sliced apples, with or without peanut butter. I've bought baby cucumbers (6-pack from Wal-Mart) and they love those sliced up, plain & with ranch. Whole grain crackers & string cheese.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:32 PM on Apr. 17, 2011

  • I have a pretty picky eater too. My 4 year old likes: yogurt, cheese, applesauce (esp the kind in the pouches), animal crackers, goldfish, bananas, real fruit popsicles
    momoflilangel

    Answer by momoflilangel at 10:46 PM on Apr. 17, 2011

  • Yogurt (you might getting the kind with their face character on them I get DD yoplait kids with princesses) she calls them her princess snacks and can't wait to eat them. Cheerios, bananas, strawberries, tomatoes, granola, carrots.
    alliesmom112

    Answer by alliesmom112 at 11:46 PM on Apr. 17, 2011

  • fruits, yogurt, string cheese, air popped popcorn
    Ashlynnsmommy07

    Answer by Ashlynnsmommy07 at 1:51 AM on Apr. 18, 2011

  • apples; carrot sticks; celery; grapes; yogurt; cheese
    Christmaslver68

    Answer by Christmaslver68 at 7:44 AM on Apr. 18, 2011

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