Newspaper article Daily News (Warwick, Australia)

Snack Attack; Give Them Food They'll Look Forward to without the Hyperactivity

Newspaper article Daily News (Warwick, Australia)

Snack Attack; Give Them Food They'll Look Forward to without the Hyperactivity

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STAY AT HOME MUM

with Jody Allen

I REMEMBER as a kid clamouring for my mum's homemade chocolate yogo every time I got home from school. To me, it tasted like heaven but it was actually filled with too much sugar that made me hyper until night time.

But for a school kid, those afternoon snacks are too good to be true. Now that I'm a mum I make sure that my kids have something to come home to after engaging in a lot of school activities.

Here are some simple yet healthy snack ideas for the kids.

FRUIT AND CRACKER PIZZAS: Prepare some crackers and top them with some whipped cream, blueberries, strawberries and any other fruit. Your kids can get the sweetness they want but in a nutritious way.

BAKED APPLE CHIPS: Are your kids bored with having the same apple slices in their lunch bags? Try doing a twist on it by baking them and turning them into yummy, crispy chips.

NUTELLA BANANA BITE: Grab some crackers again, some strawberries (or any fruit your kids like), some whipped cream and Nutella. …

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