children

United States
October 19, 2006 6:35pm CST
What are some good snacks to give your kids that are healthy? I like to give mine apples, What about you?
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@erielle (1281)
• United States
20 Oct 06
Kiwi,bannanas,apples,pears.. basically any fruit. Some other good foods are Carrots dipped in cheese, celery with peanut butter and raisins (called ants on a log).
• United States
20 Oct 06
Thanks those are great ideas, I own a daycare and I am running out of healty snack ideas, the ants on a log is a great idea.
@miryam (6507)
• Italy
9 Mar 07
I do not have children, but certainly cakes, fruit tarts made by the mother, or milk and biscotti, fruit or yoghurt with grain. Think, but repeat do not have children sorry .....
@Bee1955 (3885)
• United States
9 Mar 07
NIBBLE MIX (make in advance for NOW healthy snacking) 6 c. bite-size shredded corn squares (2 c. each of corn cereal, rice cereal & wheat cereal - CHEX) 3 c. thin pretzel sticks 1 (3 oz.) chow mein noodles 1 can mixed nuts (optional) 1/2 c. melted butter 3/4 c. grated Parmesan cheese 1/4 tsp. Ranch dressing (dry) Put the first 4 ingredients in a large cake pan or baking dish and bake at 350 degrees for 5 minutes. Remove from oven, pour melted butter over the mix. Sprinkle with cheese and dry seasoning. Mix well. Return to oven and heat for 15 to 20 minutes. Makes 12 cups. Store in a plastic or glass container with a tight fitting lid in refrigerator when not useing. If desired warm, heat in microwave for 10 seconds on HIGH.