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.

Friday: Sweet & Salty Peanut Granola Bars

It's Fri-ya! Forget those store-bought granola bars with hard-to-pronounce ingredients. These snacks only have 6 ingredients and are packed full of peanut-y flavor. The protein will keep you moving and the peanut butter coating is positively delicious. Get the recipe from Scrummy Lane.

photo: Scrummy Lane

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

—Abigail Matsumoto


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