With back-to-school season ramping up into full swing, make sure your kids lunch boxes are packed with healthy and delicious options. As moms, we know the rush of the school year can lead you to reach for easy and unhealthy lunch options just to get something in their bags. This year, tackle snack time with six of our Moms Meet favorites.
Curb any snack attack with a bag of Monster Pop. This mom- and kid-approved bag of buttery deliciousness is the perfect treat for your little monsters. Monster Pop Big-Time Butter Popcorn is made with four simple, real ingredients (popcorn, sunflower oil, butter, and sea salt) and contains no artificial ingredients, added sugar, high-fructose corn syrup, or trans fat. Plus, it’s gluten free, kosher, and Non-GMO. Check out their stellar reviews here.
You can purchase Monster Pop Big-Time Butter Popcorn online at monsterpopshop.com.
Dick & Jane Educational Snacks
What’s better than educational snacks during school? Dick & Jane Educational Snacks has combined whole grain nutrition with education to create an entire library of healthy educational snacks. Their States & Capitals edition of sweet vanilla crackers—which are all natural, without artificial flavors and colors—feature all 50 states and their capitals. Within each snack bag, your child can learn spelling, geography, state abbreviations, capital city locations, and more. Read more reviews here.
Dick & Jane Educational Snacks States and Capitals can be found exclusively online at amazon.com.
As the saying goes, an apple a day keeps the doctor away. Rockit Apples are an all-natural snack option that fits perfectly into your little one’s bags and your budget. The small, red-blush apple offers a unique mix of crispness and sweetness in one perfect package—just the right size for small hands. Each mini apple is only 60 calories, and is high in fiber and low in fat, sodium, and cholesterol. Check out Rockit Apple reviews here.
Rockit Apples are available to purchase at Walmart, Sprouts Farmers Market, Safeway, Albertsons, Amazon, Brookshires, and Hannaford grocery stores. To find a store near you, visit fruitlocator.com.
Kibo Chickpea Chips
Swap out that bag of potato chips for delicious chickpea chips from Kibo! Kibo Himalayan Salt Chickpea Chips contain 7 grams of protein and 4 grams of fiber per serving, and they also pack a satisfying crunch in every bite. All varieties of Kibo Chickpea Chips are non-GMO, gluten free, kosher, and vegan. Head over to their review page to learn more and hear what other moms thought.
Kibo Chickpea Chips can be found in-store at Central Market, Kings, Balducci’s, and Streets Market, and online at Amazon or kibofoods.com. To find a store near you, visit kibofoods.us/pages/store-locator.
Step aside, pretzels and potato chips. These savory, perfectly snackable, crunchy corn snacks are going to be a new favorite in your family. Make sure to stash a bag for yourself! LOVE CORN are flavorful corn kernels that are made with LOVE and are healthy too—vegan, gluten free, sugar free, non-GMO, and kosher. Check out their reviews here.
LOVE CORN is available to purchase online at lovecorn.com/kids, and in-store at Whole Foods Market, Target, Sprouts Farmers Market, Kroger, Wegmans, Walgreens, CVS, ShopRite, and more. To find a store near you, visit: lovecorn.com/pages/find-store.
GoMacro Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Kids MacroBars
Earning the Moms Meet Seal of Approval, GoMacro Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Kids MacroBars offer goodness that kids and parents love. Made with clean, responsibly-sourced ingredients, kids love them because they taste great, come in delicious flavors, and are simply fun to eat. GoMacro only uses Certified Organic, Vegan, Gluten-Free, Kosher, Non-GMO, C.L.E.A.N., R.A.W., FODMAP Friendly, and Soy-Free ingredients with no artificial flavors, no high-fructose corn syrup, and no harmful additives. Read move reviews here.
GoMacro Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Kids MacroBars are available for purchase at select Walmart stores, Walmart.com, Amazon, and gomacro.com. To find a store near you, visit gomacro.com/locator.