Stave off “when’s dinner?!” whining with these nutritious treats
Snacks That Won’t Spoil Dinner
Kids are usually complaining about empty tummies at the same time you are busy preparing dinner — toss them one of these no-prep snacks that will satisfy (not spoil!) their appetite.
Rolls That Rock
There’s one serving of
organic fruit smushed into this roll-up, but your kid will only notice that it’s fun to eat (well, and good, too). (FruitaBu Rolls, $4)
A match made in your crazy-busy heaven: protein-rich peanut butter slathered on a crisp, fiber-packed apple.
These satisfying bites—fortified with vitamins, fiber and minerals—will stave off before-dinner grumbles. (Barbara's Bakery Organic Wild Puffs in Fruit Medley, $4.50)
Cheese sticks always make a great nibble; these are packed with brain-boosting, heart-healthy omega-3’s. (Sorrento Plus Omega 3 String Cheese, $4)
Who better to entice your kids to eat a healthy treat than guitar-wielding pop star Hannah Montana? (Breyers Disney Yogurt, $3)
Nothing’s easier than serving these ready-to-grab babies. (Earthbound Farm Organic Carrot Dippers, $3)
If you can’t get them to drink milk with dinner, switch to the organic chocolate stuff beforehand. (Horizon Organic, $1.50)