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What do you buy your kids (and yourself) for snacks?

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Brandi300

Asked by Brandi300 at 6:19 PM on Apr. 20, 2011 in Food & Drink

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  • I change it up. Right now, i have a Tupperware full of bruchetta. I have a 2 loafs of french bread, so everybody's been snacking on that for the past 2 days. It's my DD's favorite.

    I also have tons of fruit, some granola, peanuts, almonds, popcorn, salad fixings, DD LOVES peanut butter on celery....

    I never get unnecessary starches, like chips & crackers (unless for a party). I don't mind the french bread though, because they're eating it with fresh herbs & veggies.

    I'm a health freak, so snacks here are healthy.

    For lunch, i pack DD some shredded wheat cereal, or left over pasta & some fruit. I'll often give her left overs for school lunch. SOMETIMES she'll buy school lunch, but only if they're serving pizza that day
    samurai_chica

    Answer by samurai_chica at 6:25 PM on Apr. 20, 2011

  • Thanks awesome ideas!! I'm trying to think if some healthier snack for shopping next time!
    Brandi300

    Comment by Brandi300 (original poster) at 6:27 PM on Apr. 20, 2011

  • String cheese, grapes, almonds, apples and nutella, popcorn, cereal.
    Bubbie0809

    Answer by Bubbie0809 at 6:41 PM on Apr. 20, 2011

  • A variety of fresh fruits & veggies, once in a while some whole wheat crackers & string or block cheese, we'll air pop some popcorn, the bulk of our snacks are homemade though.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:02 PM on Apr. 20, 2011

  • I change it up often but usually the main snack items are: string cheese, pecans, radishes, various colored bell peppers, popcorn, grapes, mango, carrots and green goddess, celery, cucumbers, hummus, babaganoush, pickles, olives, avocados, tomatoes(dd eats them like an apple), salsa (I make homemade so I can control the sodium), and tons of fresh fruits. Strawberries and blueberries too, but only when they are on sale.
    texasgurl33

    Answer by texasgurl33 at 8:09 PM on Apr. 20, 2011

  • FRUITS, GRANOLA BARS, YOPLAIT YOGURT, SOME CHEESE STRINGS, COOKIES
    RACINGMANIA

    Answer by RACINGMANIA at 8:19 PM on Apr. 20, 2011

  • fruit, veggies, hummus, kettle potato chips, yogurt, cheese, popcorn, animal crackers, real fruit popsicles, granola bars, fruit gummy snacks
    momoflilangel

    Answer by momoflilangel at 9:31 PM on Apr. 20, 2011

  • http://www.crispygreen.com/crispy-green/view-all-products.html

    Crispy Green
    100% freeze-dried fruit with no additives or preservatives in a single-serving bag. Crispy GreenĀ® Crispy Fruit comes in two different sizes of packaging:
    sendcheer

    Answer by sendcheer at 9:53 PM on Apr. 20, 2011

  • Granola bars & yogurt :)
    Ashes617

    Answer by Ashes617 at 10:40 PM on Apr. 20, 2011

  • Fruits, granola, yogurt, cheese and popcorn
    tazdvl

    Answer by tazdvl at 10:40 PM on Apr. 20, 2011

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