Food for Thought: 5 Brain-Boosting Snacks

cutting fruit is a way to get kids involved in the kitchen

Ready for a whole new way to eat smart? We’ve gathered up brain-boosting snacks for each day of the school week that will help kids take on everything from homework to soccer practice. Click through the slideshow below for recipes that are totally tasty and full of good-for-you ingredients.

Monday: Avocado Toast

Start your school week right with this on-trend snack. Avocado toast—especially if it’s made with whole-grain bread—is also great fuel for homework, weekend fun, and all kinds of after-school shenanigans. Chock-full of nutrients and tasty to boot, this particular avocado mixture also sports edamame, corn, and more. Get the recipe from Eat Within Your Means.

photo: Eat Within Your Means

What’s your favorite after-school snack? Tell us in a comment below! 

—Abigail Matsumoto


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