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7 Healthy Snacks for Couch Potatoes

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6. DIY Corn Chips

Ingredients:
2 cups fresh corn
1/4 cup cilantro, dried
Sea salt to taste

Instructions:
1. Blend corn and cilantro in a food processor.
2. Spread evenly on wax paper. Sprinkle with salt if desired. Let dry until crisp, about 12 hours.

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Katie Waldeck

Katie is a freelance writer focused on pets, food and women’s issues. A Chicago native and longtime resident of the Pacific Northwest, Katie now lives in Oakland, California.

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5:55PM PDT on Jun 14, 2014

Sweet potato fries brushed with coconut oil and baked, then a bit of sea salt added, yum!

4:45AM PDT on Jun 14, 2014

Thank you for the recipes.

5:12PM PDT on Jun 13, 2014

thanks, this looks like a great idea for those overripe bananas that I tend to freeze and forget about.

3:32AM PDT on May 23, 2013

Thank you :)

9:31AM PDT on Apr 20, 2013

thanks for these receipes, a healthy alternative will certainly do me good.

2:23AM PST on Jan 11, 2013

the popcorn one sounds interesting, not a big fan of it myself though! carrot sticks and home-made dips; and cutting up root veg thinly, like sweet potato etc; and making your own crisps thanks!

5:20PM PST on Jan 5, 2013

these all sound great! I think I'm gonna try the popcorn and the banana choc ice cream

12:39PM PST on Jan 5, 2013

have to try out the ice cream, sounds interesting, along with the kale and corn chips...

11:56AM PST on Jan 5, 2013

liked the ice cream and kale

5:38PM PST on Nov 29, 2012

I test drove the ice cream, one with peanut butter, and one without, I love them both. I will try the corn chips, this would certainly be less fat!

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