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Learning is hungry work. Most children have lunch around 11:30, and then classes all afternoon. Add an after school activity or two and by the time they get home they’re running on empty. It’s small wonder that they head straight to the kitchen to devour whatever they can get their hands on. So, how can you make sure that they’re choosing snacks that are good for them? It’s easy, just think “inside” the box.