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Eating Healthy on the Go: Quick Foods Kids Will Love
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Louise_WebMD_Staff posted:
When meals and snacks are prepared at home, parents can provide nutrient-rich, whole foods and de-emphasize packaged and processed foods high in saturated fat and sodium and low in fiber. But most families today have super-busy schedules. So how can you have the best of both worlds? With a smartly stocked kitchen and some new tips and ideas to try, your family can have healthy and homemade meals and snacks AND eat on the run, too!

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sarahann1978 responded:
I just got a new food dehydrator and finished my first batch of dried apples this morning. My 20 month old son and I already devoured the whole batch, so I will be making more tonight!

I can't wait to make dried fruit leather and other dried fruit snacks. I will also be drying veggies from my garden to use for cooking this winter.
 
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Louise_WebMD_Staff replied to sarahann1978's response:
Yum! I used to have a dehydrator. I miss it. I stopped using it when I lived in Florida because believe it or not, it is hard to get good produce there. Since I hadn't used it in years, it didn't make the cut when we moved--and now we have fresh produce in the summer that rocks but no dehydrator. I should look for one second hand somewhere. (right after I can justify a place to store it)
~Louise


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