Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Gerber lil' crunchies

If they look like cheetos and taste like cheetos, then are they cheetos? I bought these lil' crunchies from Gerber because most of the snacks the twins eat are sweet and I wanted to add some healthy savory ones.

The twins liked them fine after they got over the texture of the first couple. Iam not sure I will buy them again…..they just remind me too much of cheetos.

3 comments:

  1. I give these to our girls on occasion, and they LOVE them. I try to reserve them for special "treats", like when we're out to eat and I want to give them a little snack. I don't count religiously, but I usually only let them have about 1/2 a serving each.

    I feel like the girls get plenty of fruits, veggies, protein, and dairy, but I struggle with whole grains. They eat a very hearty breakfast every day, which includes oatmeal or cream of wheat, but we don't have any consistent staples outside of that. I often give them a slice of whole wheat bread (one slice for the both of them) during the day, but they don't always eat it. Any ideas?

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  2. Oh yes, these 'cheetos' are treats for my twins too. My staple whole grains for them is Bob's Red Mill 10 whole grain hot cereal. I cook up a batch every morning and that is a mandatory lunch & dinner item for them everyday.

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  3. hey Mohini, its sure does look yum. I would love to pop one. thanx for sharing!

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