Healthy Eating for Kids: Recipes and Nutrition Advice
8 Super Healthy Foods We Guarantee Your Kid will Eat
Not only are these 8 foods nutritious for kids, we've also paired them with tasty recipes the whole family will love. By Carolyn
Land Williams, M.Ed., R.D.
Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner
This nutty plant food is packed full of Omega-3 fatty acids which are needed for optimal brain development. Flaxseed is sold
whole and ground, but research suggests that ground is absorbed by the body better. Try sprinkling ground flaxseed onto cereal
or into the batter of sweet treats like Apple Upside-Down Cake
or Banana-Cinnamon Waffles
(pictured). Replace 1/4 cup of flour with ground flaxseed in your child’s favorite muffin, bread, or pancake recipe to add
a healthy boost to baked goods.