Snack Your Way to a Healthier Lifestyle: Our Top Picks
Do you sometimes feel like there just aren’t enough hours in the day? Juggling work, kids, friends, then there’s the challenge of finding snacks to get you through the day that are healthy, nutritious and most importantly, delicious for you and your family! Whatever your lifestyle looks like, you’re not alone. We’ve put together a list of our top picks for convenient snacks for the time poor so you can get back to the important stuff.
Snackaballs™: Our world famous Snackaballs™ are perfect for better on-the-go snacking. Made with just a few, real ingredients that you will know and can pronounce….nothing artificial or weird, ever! Our ranges include our Hero OG Flavours, a 50% Less Sugar range and new decadent Choc Coated options. They come in resealable tubs and pouches so you can keep them in the car, at your desk or in your bag for when you need to refuel!
Smoothie Bowls: Yogurt is a great source of protein and calcium, when blended with fresh berries and your choice of milk (we love oat!) it makes a great base for a delicious smoothie bowl. The fun part is deciding what you’re going to use for toppings! We recommend slicing your favourite Tom & Luke Snackaballs™, some granola and fresh fruit. These look pretty amazing too!!
Fresh Fruit: No prep? Sign us up! Grab an apple, banana, or a handful of berries on your way out the door for a quick and nutritious snack.
Trail Mix: Trail mix is a convenient snack that you can customize to your tastebuds. Mix together your favourite nuts, seeds, dried fruit, and a bit of dark chocolate (for the antioxidants!) for the perfect on-the-go snack.
Hummus and Veggies: Hummus is a great source of plant-based protein and pairs perfectly well with raw veggies like carrots, celery, and capsicums. Have you ever tried to make your own hummus? Give it a go, it’s super easy!
Hard-Boiled Eggs: Hard-boiled eggs are a great snack option packed full of protein and easy to take on-the-go. Time saving tip: you can boil a batch of eggs at the beginning of the week and keep them in your fridge for a quick snack throughout the week.
Edamame: Edamame is a delicious snack that is high in protein and fibre. You can buy pre-cooked edamame in the freezer section of your grocery store and simply microwave them for a quick and healthy snack that’s fun to eat!
Nut Butter and Apple Slices: Nut butter, such as almond or peanut butter, is a great source of healthy fats and protein. Pair it with sliced apples for a sweet and satisfying snack.
Roasted Chickpeas: Roasted chickpeas are a crunchy snack that is high in protein and fibre. You can make your own by roasting chickpeas with olive oil and your favourite spices like garlic powder and paprika.
Healthy snacks don’t have to be time-consuming or complicated! With a little planning and creativity, there are plenty of quick and nutritious snack that will help you stay energized and focused throughout the day. Steal your time back and don’t worry about what’s in the snacks you are feeding yourself and your family. Snack good every day!