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BACK TO SCHOOL Snacks for Kids and Adults Too

BACK TO SCHOOL Snacks for Kids and Adults Too

Some of our favorite brands have specially packaged, smart choices for snacks and beverages. They are perfect to pop into lunch boxes for back to school, to keep in your gym bag, and have at work for break time. Enjoy an afternoon pick-me-up or an anytime snack. Check out our suggestions and visit their web sites for purchase information.

Munk Pack Protein Cookies. These protein-packed cookies feature 18G of plant-protein per cookie in tempting flavors like Double Dark Chocolate and Oatmeal Raisin Spice. They are gluten-free, non-GMO, vegan, kosher, 3G of fiber, no sugar alcohols, no soy, no dairy and contain no eggs. Visit:

Carrington Farms' PAKS. Packaged in convenient and portable single-servings, Carrington Farms' line of PAKS are available in original Organic Flax Paks, Organic Flax Chia Paks and Organic Flax Hemp Paks. All of them are ready-to-eat, require no refrigeration, and are rich in essential nutrients including Omega-3s, protein, fiber and antioxidants. The PAKS products can be easily sprinkled or mixed into food you are already eating, such as yogurt, smoothies, and pudding. Visit:

The Little Kernel. These miniature popcorn kernels are perfect for busy little hands and also delightful for adults. The Little Kernel's unique "miniature" kernel is half the size of an ordinary kernel, and comes in flavors like Sweet & Salty and Truffle Sea Salt.
The popcorn is gluten-free, dairy-free, non-GMO, kosher and whole grain. Visit:

Munk Pack Oatmeal Fruit Squeezes. These ready-to-eat oatmeal squeezes come in spouted pouches. They are whole grain, gluten free oats and contain delicious fruit bites. The Squeezes have 3-4G of fiber, are gluten-free, non-GMO, vegan, kosher and contain nothing artificial. Each pouch is between 90 and 110 calories. Visit:

Go Organically Fruit Snacks: These fruit snacks are USDA-certified organic, made with real fruit, have 100% of the daily recommended value of Vitamin C, and are an excellent source of Vitamins A and E. They are available in flavors like Fruit Medley, Mixed Berry and Tropical. Go Organically Fruit Snacks are gluten-free, non-GMO and preservative-free, made with natural flavors and colors from natural sources. Visit:

Viki's Granola Snack Packs: These handy packs are made with the highest quality ingredients to ensure you get the best of what's out there. They are available in five delicious varieties that include Original Honey, Maple Cranberry, Blueberry Almond, Banana Walnut, and Apple Cinnamon. They are gluten-free, non-GMO, made with all natural ingredients, and have between 200 and 220 calories per pouch. Visit:

AquaBall: This sugar-free children's water is the only zero-calorie, sugar-free, and preservative-free children's beverage on the market. Recently rebranded, the naturally flavored water is available in four flavors that include Berry Frost, Fruit Punch, Grape, and Strawberry Lemonade. Each bottle features fan favorite characters from Disney's "Frozen", Disney Princesses, Marvel's "Avengers," and Disney Classic Characters. Visit:

NEW Welch's Fruit Rolls: Unroll the fun with the new Welch's Fruit Rolls. Featuring fruit as their first ingredient, Welch's Fruit Rolls contain 100% of the daily recommended value of Vitamin C and are an excellent source of Vitamins A & E. They are available in three delicious flavors that include Berry, White Grape Strawberry, and Tropic Punch. Welch's Fruit Rolls are loved by kids and approved by mom. They are gluten-free and preservative-free. Visit:

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Viki's Granola Snack Packs

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