About Snack Sense

A PDF version of Snack Sense is available here.

Snack Sense for Parents aims to help parents incorporate the Environmental Standards for Healthy Eating into their regular snack time routine at a low price.

Hints for a Healthy Home

  • Serve water at every meal and snack
  • Do not allow sugar-sweetened beverages in your home
  • Serve a fruit and/or vegetable at every meal and snack
  • Choose foods with 0g of trans fat that do not have partially hydrogenated oils in the ingredient list
  • When buying grains (like bread, crackers, and cereals), choose whole grains