Posts Tagged ‘healthy snacks’

10 Healthy Snacks on the Go Kids Love

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012 by by

Are you looking for some healthy grab and go snacks for your busy days? I know when I am in a hurry my snacks tend to not be healthy. I need to keep these wonderful snack ideas on the fridge. Sometimes we’re not able to get home right away after school, so I am always looking for a healthy snack options for the kids.  This is usually how our conversation goes, “Mom, I want a snack. Can I have cookies?”  I reply “Son, do I ever let you have Oreos for a snack? Why don’t you have some fruit?”  My son replies, “Can I have chips?”  For some reason my children get temporary amnesia around this time of the day and act surprise when I tell them they can’t have Oreos for a snack. (more…)


Healthy Snacks

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012 by by

This year our e-zine was blessed to have Heather Kinnaird, our amazing food contributor, join our team! She is going to share with us her yummy but healthy snacks for people of all ages. Heather blogs over at French Press, stop by and drool over her yummy recipes and while you are there make one of her fabulous recipes they are some of my favorites to try out with my family! (more…)

Food Prep Basics

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012 by by

Do you prep your foods when you bring them home from the grocery story?

I started it a few months ago, and it makes everything so much easier.

While I do enjoy cooking, I do like things to be quickly accessible especially when packing snacks for outings.

Some things I do:

Wash apples for easy grab and eat.

Wash grapes and store in bowl or ziplock bag.  (more…)