Winter Snacking for Kids and Teens

Winter Snacking for Kids and Teens

Introduction Winter snacking for kids and teens can be worrisome for parents. In the spring and summer there’s all those yummy, accessible, fresh fruits and vegetables that kids are [more] willing to eat and enjoy. Come winter and there are fewer options, and...
Bracha’s Bites #7: Evening Snacking

Bracha’s Bites #7: Evening Snacking

What time is the latest teens should be eating? My 14 year old will often come looking for something to eat as late as 11 pm! She eats a full dinner with the family around seven pm and then does homework or relaxes on her phone. She goes to sleep well after me, so...
Evening Snacks for Kids & Teens

Evening Snacks for Kids & Teens

Are you wondering about serving your kids an evening or pre-bed snack? It can be confusing knowing if it’s necessary or appropriate, when to provide it, and what to serve. I see a lot of the fear or confusion about evening snacks comes from the diet rule to not...
Summer Snacking for Adolescents

Summer Snacking for Adolescents

Summer snacking is so important for adolescents. Days are longer, they’re busier, and they often don’t want to take the time for long meals. Snacks are always an important focus for providing nutrition and nourishment for adolescents, but there are some...