What is your favorite healthy snack?

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  1. BradsRawChips profile image59
    BradsRawChipsposted 8 years ago

    When it comes to healthy snacks there aren't many options to munch on. Especially if your looking for something raw...fruit excluded. So what's your favorite healthy snack and where can we find it?

    1. sarovai profile image78
      sarovaiposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      cashew nut,

    2. weeyo profile image56
      weeyoposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Favorite salty snack is pistachios in the shell-for some reason they are more satisfying if i have to work to get them out of the shells, lol.

      Favorite sweet snack--well I'm in Georgia, so I have to say a fresh ripe peach that will drip off your chin.

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      Surabhi Kauraposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      I would say almonds smile

    4. aslanlight profile image71
      aslanlightposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Dried dates in plain probiotic yoghurt. I think I'll have some now!

  2. Denise Handlon profile image88
    Denise Handlonposted 8 years ago

    Cashews (small amt) or pistachios...can be found any food or convenience store.

    1. Pcunix profile image91
      Pcunixposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Nuts.

      I make a mix starting with the BJ's salted nut mix.  That is stupidly and dangerously salty, so I take one part of that, add two parts unsalted peanuts, one part unsalted whole almonds, I part unsalted walnuts and one part unsalted cashew halves.   We also buy salted and unsalted pistachios and mix those together after shelling,

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    Uma07posted 8 years ago

    Fresh cucumbers and dates.I love date syrup with milk.

  4. McConnell Group profile image80
    McConnell Groupposted 8 years ago

    Almonds or if I am not in a hurry, sliced tomatoes and cucumbers with a dash of salt and pepper

  5. lxxy profile image61
    lxxyposted 8 years ago

    Unicorn meat! It's an excellent source of sparkles!

    http://lh6.ggpht.com/_BRMr2D3unLI/TCFnDN5w7FI/AAAAAAAAAQM/mg11kCLDrak/s400/unicornmeat.jpg

    1. jennshealthstore profile image91
      jennshealthstoreposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      What is that?

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      logic,commonsenseposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      My favorite!  I just hope habee has a recipe! smile

  6. akirchner profile image96
    akirchnerposted 8 years ago

    A bit of Greek yogurt, a few walnuts, and a teaspoon of ground flax seed - sounds delightful eh?  Actually it kills off 3 things women should eat every day out of 7 so I'm happy! That or a small crisp apple with a tablespoon of natural peanut butter.  One of these 2 snacks is great for maintaining good blood sugar levels and warding off 'the munchies' between meals.

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    Kathryn LJposted 8 years ago

    Dried prunes! I eat them like sweets.  Poor unicorns! But I suppose people have get their sparkle from somewhere.  You don't need sparkle if your regular you know, hence the prunes.

  8. Maddie Ruud profile image78
    Maddie Ruudposted 8 years ago

    I love fat-free cottage cheese with fresh seasonal fruit.  Mmmmmmmm.

  9. Wendy Krick profile image76
    Wendy Krickposted 8 years ago

    sliced apples with cinnamon sprinkled on top.

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      Precious Williamsposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      strawberries, grapes, blackcurrants, chopped banana and a fat free yoghurt, all mixed together.

  10. Sunny_S profile image60
    Sunny_Sposted 8 years ago

    A bag full of summer fruits and almonds and cashwes mixed in.

    1. bayoulady profile image67
      bayouladyposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Chilled pickled okra . great as a snack and is a good  summer side dish.

      ( Just bring okra to a boil, drain,cool and pack tightly in a sterilized jar , add ing 1/2 t of dill.Then pour in aplle cider vinegar to fill the jar.Put a lid on tightly. Refrigerate for 4 days. Salt  and a few jalapeno slices are optional.Enjoy!Vinegar is good for you!)

      1. bayoulady profile image67
        bayouladyposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        uh-oh....the program won't let me edit my mistakes to my pickled  okra post! Sheeeesh!

        1. Sunny_S profile image60
          Sunny_Sposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          No problem.. ill try out the recipe

  11. jennshealthstore profile image91
    jennshealthstoreposted 8 years ago

    Guacamole and tortilla chips!

  12. Flightkeeper profile image71
    Flightkeeperposted 8 years ago

    Smoked almonds, slushes - pineapple orange with strawberries.

  13. prettydarkhorse profile image65
    prettydarkhorseposted 8 years ago

    hi flight, watermelon, cantaloupes, fruit salad, any fruit

    1. camlo profile image90
      camloposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Yes, this is my choice too.
      I should actually do it more often, but vitamin pills are somehow more convenient ...

  14. Flightkeeper profile image71
    Flightkeeperposted 8 years ago

    Hi Pretty, I forgot, refrigerated wartermelon slices on a hot day is the bomb! Thanks for reminding me.

  15. Sara555 profile image70
    Sara555posted 8 years ago

    Apples and peanut butter, strawberries, blueberries (well basically any fruit and berry), fruit salad

  16. Stacie L profile image89
    Stacie Lposted 8 years ago

    I usually reach for an activa yogurt.it is better than eating ice cream..roll

  17. Misha profile image75
    Mishaposted 8 years ago

    A pound of fresh salmon

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    PopcornMovieeposted 8 years ago

    Fiber One Bars smile

  19. sabrinaaq profile image59
    sabrinaaqposted 7 years ago

    A fresh peach or pisatchios! smile

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    kimberlyslyricsposted 7 years ago

    chocolate eclairs lol

  21. tthudium profile image60
    tthudiumposted 7 years ago

    A banana with peanut butter

  22. Smart Rookie profile image64
    Smart Rookieposted 7 years ago

    beer.

  23. seb1a profile image53
    seb1aposted 7 years ago

    chicken breast with brown rice smile

  24. ailang profile image61
    ailangposted 7 years ago

    watermelon and ice "koteng"

    1. sofs profile image80
      sofsposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      corn on the cob

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    wicklesscandlesposted 7 years ago

    Popcorn. No salt, no butter.

  26. fucsia profile image60
    fucsiaposted 7 years ago

    If I can not answer " fruits" ( my favorite snack ) I say my second choise: some bread with honey ( healthy but not very light!)

  27. xboxps3wow profile image41
    xboxps3wowposted 7 years ago

    i really like pine nuts! they are expensive though

    1. camlo profile image90
      camloposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Apparently, they keep down cholesterol.

  28. SuperCC profile image54
    SuperCCposted 7 years ago

    Greek yogurt with honey at the bottom!
    trail mix
    A tasty recipe even though fruit is excluded:
    Half a peach with yogurt inside add a dash of cinnamon!

  29. srwnson profile image59
    srwnsonposted 7 years ago

    Granola bars are best on the road. They keep also.

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    jsmithFTWposted 7 years ago

    Ants on a log!  Cliff bars are a nick quick snack too.

    This site has a huge list of healthy snacks: http://knowledge-nuggets.com/nutritious … huge-list/

  31. sanfayedr profile image34
    sanfayedrposted 7 years ago

    Popcorn!  What's wrong with y'all?  Sheesh it's a vegetable!

  32. Richard Craig profile image76
    Richard Craigposted 7 years ago

    Fresh Pineapple.  Not that packaged rubbish.

  33. amberlybites profile image74
    amberlybitesposted 7 years ago

    whole wheat tortilla roll-up :

    -whole wheat tortilla (for containing it all)
    -smooth peanut butter (for smoothiness)
    -Cinnamon Life cereal (for crunchy)
    -drizzle of Texas wildflower honey (for sweetness)

    also add some sliced fresh fruit like bananas or strawberries!

    i'm pregnant and i LOVE these easy things.

  34. rugsforall profile image59
    rugsforallposted 7 years ago

    I love caesar salad specially the fresh lettuce! Yummy! smile

  35. EatLovePray profile image56
    EatLovePrayposted 7 years ago

    I love apples! big_smile

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    Kathryn LJposted 7 years ago

    Dried prunes.  I eat them like sweets!  They are also yummy in a sponge pudding but that isn't quiet so healthy.

    1. Dave Barnett profile image52
      Dave Barnettposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      So much to eat, so little life time. I cook pro, so I get to snack on a lot of things. Had cheesecake w/ strawberries, whipped cream and chocolate syrup. Made mousse and mousse cups for work. WHITE CHOCOLATE.

  37. profile image0
    miolunaposted 7 years ago

    Cashews + almonds + hazelnuts + peanuts + raisins = healthy snack

  38. Palak Verma profile image60
    Palak Vermaposted 7 years ago

    Fruits..

  39. Woman Of Courage profile image61
    Woman Of Courageposted 7 years ago

    I love red grapes.

  40. profile image0
    sarahleeannposted 7 years ago

    Humus and pita chips. Humus is a good way to get protein for vegetarians.

  41. ultimatekboxing profile image57
    ultimatekboxingposted 7 years ago

    Mixed nuts, blueberries or veggies and dip.

  42. Phillip Ball profile image58
    Phillip Ballposted 7 years ago

    does a hot beer and cold pizza breakfast count, that used to get me through many a morning

  43. melodyandes profile image58
    melodyandesposted 7 years ago

    fruit salads

  44. melpor profile image92
    melporposted 7 years ago

    A bag of mixed nuts, apples and grapes.

  45. proteinshakes profile image64
    proteinshakesposted 7 years ago

    homemade protein shake with some low calorie fruit, its nutritious and keeps me full for many hours. stops food cravings. great for losing weight and helps with sharpness with the brain.

  46. The Jet profile image75
    The Jetposted 7 years ago

    Honey roasted almonds.

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    ColmbnQnposted 7 years ago

    fruit, fruit, fruit.....my fav is kiwi.

  48. eatlikenoone profile image66
    eatlikenooneposted 7 years ago

    Nothing beats a great piece of fruit as a snack. I also like to make my own homemade crackers.

  49. profile image48
    MrsFinneganposted 7 years ago

    Hummus and pita chips
    or
    a radish and alfalfa sprout sandwich - hardly any calories

  50. Matt in Jax profile image69
    Matt in Jaxposted 7 years ago

    I'm a big fan of sweet potato chips and quaker rice cake chips.

 
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