Barnes & Noble The Top 100 Recipes for Happy Kids: Keep Your Child Alert, Focused, Active, and Healthy

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The Top 100 Recipes for Happy Kids: Keep Your Child Alert, Focused, Active, and Healthy
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As experts pay closer attention to how junk food affects children s behavior, it s become increasingly clear that a well-nourished child is also a happy one. The great news is that it s easy to make changes that will improve kids brain fun...ction, concentration, and outlook on life. Here are quick, delicious, and nutritious meals that will help grow a more contented, better behaved child, from an energy-boosting breakfast of blueberry and apple muffins to chicken dippers, a brown roll, and muesli munchies for the lunchbox. Try sweet potato wedges for an afternoon snack. Serve a smiley-face pizza for dinner, followed by banana and coconut ice cream. Children will love the food and parents will love the difference it makes in their kids. ISBN-13: 9781844836031 Publisher: Osprey Publishing, Limited Publication date: 3/4/2008 Series:The Top 100 Recipes Series Pages: 144 Sales rank: 261,317 Product dimensions: 5.60 (w) x 6.60 (h) x 0.60 (d) Read More

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