|August 28, 2014||Filled under Be Full|
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It can be easy to fall into two categories when it comes to snacking the “boring apple and peanut butter camp” and the “eat everything in sight cause I’m so hungry RIGHT NOW”. I personally tend to be the latter. When I plan ahead, though, for snacks that are nutritious and tasty I don’t get caught in the hangry zone. Which is good for everyone.
If you’ve got kids at school or you are just looking for yourself these back to school snack ideas have you covered–salty, sweet, crunchy–whatever your taste buds are craving! I, once again, made this slideshow collection on Foodie.com. If the slideshow is struggling for you, you can also check the collection out by clicking on this link.
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I hope you enjoy some of these recipes and they spark some creative snack ideas for you–don’t get stuck with the same boring snack and don’t get stuck without a plan for healthy snacking. Most of these snacks can be prepped ahead of time as well which is perfect for busy afternoons!
What is your go-to afternoon snack? What type of snack-er are you?
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