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7 Healthy and Easy Homemade Snacks

Having a few recipes for healthy and easy homemade snacks can make a huge difference. We know that schools have opened and weekdays are busier than ever. Mornings, afternoons, and evenings are spent planning out and organizing the next day. 

Your in the midst of putting in the laundry and packing lunches. Suddenly, your kids who are either finishing up their homework or busy in free play start asking for something to eat. You look at the clock, it’s not dinner time yet, so you think about offering a snack. But you also know that if you hand out whatever snack-sized junk you have in the pantry or fridge, it’s going to backfire. Come dinnertime, they won’t be hungry enough to eat. 

That’s why we came up with a few healthy and easy homemade snacks for kids. They provide nutrition along with sustaining your kiddos up until the next mealtime. These recipes are the perfect sweet spot between leaving kids too hungry or too full.

Worried that your picky eater won’t even try, let alone eat homemade healthy snacks? Don’t worry, we have some tricks up our sleeves that could help them give a second thought to healthy snacks. While eating something is entirely up to them, appealingly presenting food and continuous exposure is up to you. Both of these factors play a vital role in developing better eating habits.

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What to Pack in a School Lunch: Ideas and Tips

We know that figuring out what to pack for a school lunch and snack can be time consuming. When you’re running late in the morning and you want to get the show on the road, a prepped lunch can be a lifesaver. 

Whether you have toddlers, kindergarteners, middle or high schoolers a little preparation can go a long way. That’s why we pulled together a few bits of handy information that cover some nutrition basics along with easy recipes that can be modified wherever you need them to be.

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Back to School Transition: Tips for Parents

At DINO BARS, we are always looking for ways to make parenting a little easier. Since schools will be opening soon, whether at home or on campus, back to school transition can be a source of dread for parents and children. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! We put together a few tips and tricks to make the process a whole lot easier. Do you know what the crazy thing is? Everything listed is doable. 

Ever since the pandemic struck, children and adults have been through a whirlwind of changes. Parents have suddenly turned into work at home chaperones. They spend their days juggling work, chores, and their child’s classes/school work. The fact that they manage all this is pretty amazing. 

Even though every family and child is unique, we all wish that just this once someone would give us a handbook on how to “parent”. Keeping that in mind, we came up with tips and tactics that could get the job done and save your sanity.

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