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10 Energy Boosting Snacks for Summer

Looking for healthy snacks for summer that all of you can enjoy?  How about delicious “hold them over until dinner” munchies for you and the kids? To help satisfy the craving, the culinary team at Chef Works, leading suppliers of chef apparel and accessories to professionals and home cooks alike, has developed 10 simple-to-execute recipes for healthy, energy boosting snacks.

1. Crispy Chickpeas- Chickpeas are high in fiber, vitamins, and minerals, so they are filling and nutritious. Even if you don’t think you like beans, try these crunchy roasted chickpeas; you might be surprised!

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School's in Session this Summer on Netflix - FamilyisFamilia.com

School’s in Session this Summer on Netflix

Sure kids are out of school for the summer and it’s all fun until we have to start think about going back to school and actually learning stuff. Yikes!  Keep the summer bug from invading your child’s brain with a change in movie night!

Instead of watching the latest cartoons or the same movie, over and over again, why not watch something that the kids might actually enjoy!  So crank up the AC, pop the popcorn and sit back and enjoy something education and oh so fun from Netflix!

For the older kids:

1. Lewis & Clark: The Journey Out West 2. Walking with Dinosaurs 3. Secret Yellowstone 4. The Blue Planet 5. When We Left Earth: The NASA MissionsWant even more brain-boosting titles? Common Sense Media shared 12 age-appropriate documentaries that encourage kids to explore worlds they may not normally encounter, all currently streaming on Netflix – check out the list here. For the little ones: 1. The Great Mouse Detective
2. Busytown Mysteries
3. LeapFrog: Math Adventures to the Moon
4. Turtle: The Incredible Journey
5. The Magic School Bus
What I love about these movies and shows is that it brings back a lot of memories of  my own childhood.  How fun are these titles?  Can you imagine your kids going on the same adventure?  Or at least break away from looking down at the handheld electronics only to reenact a scene from one of these shows?  Safely, of course!Ready for some adventures in the kitchen?  Try this delicious treat to enjoy!

Brain Booster: Strawberry-Yogurt Swirl Popsicles

Okay, seriously. Stop licking your screen!  These look fab!  Want to make them?  Check out the amazing recipe from Andrea Lynn!

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4 Tips When Dealing with Your Child's Asthma - FamilyisFamilia.com

4 Tips When Dealing with Your Child’s Asthma

This is a sponsored post with Molina Healthcare. All thoughts and opinions are my own. 

We are no strangers to Asthma.  My youngest son is an Asthma sufferer. He is the first in my side of the family to have it and when it came down to discovering his diagnosis, I was completely shocked to the core.  As we drove home from the doctor’s office I was silently crying and thinking this new life that we now have to live. A life with Asthma.

Why did this happen?  How did it happen?  What has he been doing that caused this? Omgosh, what if he has an Asthma attack when I’m not around?  What’s going to happen if he should stop breathing?  What if I can’t work the inhaler?

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