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10 HEALTHY SCHOOL PARTY SNACKS

Like most of you, we are about to begin the roll into summer as each of my three kids finishes up finals, English papers, and art projects.  Next up are the school parties that mark the close of the academic year, events that are often as much about cookies, chips, and soda, as they are about saying goodbye […]

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DIY TRAIL MIX

One of my favorite snacks back in the day were those raisins coated in yogurt that you scoop out of the communal bins in the supermarket. This was partly because at that time I considered bin food to be, essentially, free, and partly because I thought yogurt covered goodies were healthy. It wasn’t long into […]

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DIY MICROWAVE POPCORN

Popcorn was my dietary staple for much of college. If only I’d known this little trick: Do-it-yourself microwave popcorn. The DIY version has none of the artificial flavors, colors or chemicals present in store-bought varieties. It’s also cheaper and produces less environmental waste. Here’s how it works: Into a standard brown paper lunch bag put […]

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