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.

Wednesday: Nut-Free Power Bites

These little bites combine get-up-and-go with on-the-go mobility to make the perfect snack to get you through your Wednesday hump. Sunflower seeds, sun butter, toasted coconut, and other yummy ingredients fulfill your hunger without ruining appetites. And they’re great for kiddos with nut allergies! Get the recipe from Lexi’s Clean Kitchen.

photo: Lexi’s Clean Kitchen

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

—Abigail Matsumoto


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