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Kids Snack Ideas

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Low Sugar Snack Alternatives to Your Child’s Favorite Sweet

I hate being “THAT mom”. You know, that one. Whatever “THAT mom” refers to at that particular moment. For me, being “THAT mom” often means being the mom who is overly concerned about sweets. I am the one signing up to bring the low sugar snack like a fruit or veggie tray to the class party, so there is a healthy option. I am the one baking a sugar-free cake for my one-year-old’s birthday party because he hasn’t had sugar yet and I see no reason to start now. Don’t get me wrong; I’m not the food police. I understand that sweets are “sometimes foods”. Our family does choose to go out for ice cream, and my kids are allowed to make different choices when they go to a friend’s birthday party. BUT…I am concerned. I do worry about the amount of sugar my kids consume, and the effects it…