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Wednesday, November 30
Choose to snack healthy this season!
With the holiday season in full swing I don't know about you, but it seems like I'm always on the go. Whether it's running around shopping, running the kids, or preparing for guests it's always something. That means I don't always have my usual sit down meals or eat as healthy as I would like. To help combat that I try to always have healthy snacking alternatives in place that I can just grab on my way out the door. Plus if they are in smaller bags it's even better because it's a one portion size. I'm a big fan of snack sized portions too because I'm one that can forget that I'm eating from a big bag and just keep going. With things like Carrington Farms Flax Paks, Viki’s Granola, and Gaea Olive Snack Packs I am set for those snacking emergencies because they all come in the perfect sizes. Plus they are all good for me, and my family to enjoy as snacks!
Carrington Farms Paks: Looking for a nutritional punch to holiday desserts this year? 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 which are ready-to-eat, require no refrigeration and are rich in the essential nutrients to stay fueled and energized this holiday season, including Omega-3s, protein, fiber and antioxidants.
Flax Paks can be easily sprinkled or mixed into the foods you’re already eating, including holiday pies, cookies, and more. SRP: $6.99-8.99, Available nationwide at grocery stores and online at www.CarringtonFarms.com.
Viki’s Granola: Gift your friends and family with Viki’s Granola for a delicious and nutritious addition to holiday baking. Viki's Granola is made with 100% all natural ingredients, gluten-free and baked with love. Unlike other granolas with hard clusters, Viki's has a fresh, soft, chewy texture and no artificial aftertaste.
Available in five delicious flavors, Viki's Granola is great to enjoy on its own or baked into your favorite holiday treats, and are even available in snack packs, making them the perfect stocking stuffer! ($5.49/12 oz. bag $11.99 / (10) 1.5oz bags) www.VikisGranola.com.
Gaea Olive Snack Packs: The perfect healthy, low-calorie and 100% natural snack this holiday season, containing zero additives or preservatives and very low salinity. Packaged in handy re-sealable packages, without liquid, and allowing the convenience of easy snacking.
Gaea’s Olive Snack packs are available in three flavors: Pitted Green Olives Marinated with Chili and Black Pepper, Pitted Green Olives Marinated with Lemon and Oregano, and Pitted Kalamata Olives, 100% Natural and Sun Ripened. At only 67 or 150 calories per pack, Gaea’s Olive Snack Packs are the perfect healthy, low-calorie snack to nosh on this holiday season! $2.49, available at retailers nationwide and www.gaeaus.com.
Disclosure: I received compensation in the form of product in exchange for my honest and unbiased thoughts. All thoughts and opinions stated are my own and are in no way influenced by my partnership with mentioned brands.