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Children who eat breakfast each day may have an advantage when it comes to learning. So shift your thinking to beyond sharpening their pencils to sharpening their minds by making a balanced breakfast a habit in your home. Here’s how:
A balanced breakfast includes foods from at least three of the four food groups in Eating Well with Canada’s Food Guide:
A little planning the night before can go a long way when you’re in a rush to get out the door in the morning:
A nutritious breakfast can be as quick and easy as a bowl of whole grain cereal with sliced bananas and a glass of milk. Try these other simple ideas:
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Set a good example for your kids by starting your day with a balanced breakfast too. Your kids will be much more likely to make breakfast a healthy habit if you sit down to enjoy breakfast with them as often as possible.
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