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JasonsLea
02-26-2007, 10:16 PM
Do you remember Ants on a Log? I was reading this magazine and they had an article about healthy kids snacks and they had the ol' celery filled with peanut butter and topped with raisins! I haven't had those since I was in kindergarten. I remember they were really good though even though I've always hated celery and peanut butter. I think I'm going to go make some now. :D


sweet_talker
02-26-2007, 11:06 PM
I love those! Very tasty. Celery's such a good space holder...more calories for peanut butter!! :p

Puncezilla
02-27-2007, 02:09 AM
Oh those are sooo good, ate them a lot as a kid.


2frustrated
02-27-2007, 06:13 AM
That sounds... Bizzare! I might try them if I ever buy celery! :lol:

alinnell
02-27-2007, 11:48 AM
My DD loves those. Don't put too many "ants" on there, though. They add up quickly calorie-wise.

phantastica
02-27-2007, 12:13 PM
I have these regularly! I also sometimes dip carrots in peanut butter.

marbleflys
02-27-2007, 12:21 PM
I had these when I was a kid too....after school, my mother left them wrapped in the fridge (she was a working mom, leaving me to be tortured by my older brother)

I still love celery.....mostly in a Bloody Mary......

WeightOnMyMind
02-27-2007, 02:53 PM
I make these for my siblings all the time. They like them without raisins though. I like em with. Also dipping carrot sticks, apple slices, strawberries, bananas, or any fruit really in PB is awesome.

AquaWarlock
02-27-2007, 06:58 PM
Haha I remember making those before too -- except I just make a "log" since I HATE raisins.

Kamily828
02-27-2007, 07:48 PM
I love them and so do my kids.

A chef on Iron Chef America made some the other night. The secret ingredient was peanuts/peanut butter. Of course hers were gourmet ones complete with celery foam.