snack time essentials


5 essential lunch accessories let your little one snack with style

Make lunch great again.


Jaime Carrillo


Posted on Jul 26, 2017   Updated on May 22, 2021, 10:44 pm CDT

It’s dangerous for you and your little one to face lunch without the right tools. Here are some essentials to make sure snack break is a success, every time.

1) Contigo Autoseal kids water bottle 2 pack

Not all sippy cups are created equal. The Contigo Autoseal holds 14 fluid ounces and won’t spill a drop. This pack comes with two water bottles in bright colors, which will ensure you’ll never lose them. Help your little one stay hydrated without looking like they jumped in a pool.

Price: $11.99

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2) Dino Pad silicone placemat

Many parents dread snack time, mostly because of the mess. Lilly’s Love Dino Pad makes messes nearly impossible. This microwave, dishwasher, and freezer safe silicone plate snaps to whatever surface you put it on, so you can be sure it’ll stay put. Plus, it’s shaped like a dinosaur. What’s not to love?

Price: $15.99+

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3) Squooshi reusable food pouches

If you’re still not hip to it, food pouches are the wave of the future. And if you’re going to get your pouch on, you might as well do it in style. Squooshi reusable food pouches are as easy to fill and clean as they are to snack from. Your kids can enjoy healthy snacks like yogurt, applesauce, peanut butter and veggie purees on the go. And best of all, you have six different precious animal-themed pouches to choose from.

Price on Amazon: $10.99+

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4) Greenpax reusable silicone straws 4-pack

Lower your carbon footprint with every slurp. Greenpax reusable silicone straws are easy to use and clean, whether your little one is enjoying some hot cocoa or ice cold apple juice. The straw stretches easily for slurpers young and old and fits sippy cups of all sizes.

Price on Amazon: $12.95

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5) Wegreeco reusable snack bags

Never settle for a disposable zip-top again. Everything from pretzels to sandwiches fit perfectly in these cute zipper top snack bags. They’re even waterproof, so feel free to stuff them with sliced fruit and veggies. They hold snacks, toys, and even crayons equally well. They are available in many adorable designs to please your little one’s budding aesthetic.

Price on Amazon: $10.99

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*First Published: Jul 26, 2017, 8:55 am CDT