Healthy snacks


Teaching children the importance of healthy eating is an important lesson that can be as fun and tasty as it is necessary. Cantene
, a parent company of Ohio’s Buckeye Community Health Plan, recently hosted a recipe contest as part of its Kids’ Club program. Alexia Aranda, a fifth-grader at Oakdale Elementary, took home a Nintendo Wii Fit game system as the grand prize for her winning entry — a frozen banana with yogurt snack. Her classmate, Jacob Lowry, was a regional winner in the recipe contest for his fruit and yogurt snack mix. Here’s to recipes that are healthy and delicious — bon appetit!