15 Healthy After-School Snacks You Can Order Online
Gone are the days of choosing junk food for convenience's sake. The huge selection of healthy snacks on the market means you can replace just about any old-school snack food with alternatives that are more nutritious but equally easy to enjoy — and you can shop for them online all the same! Here are 15 healthy after-school snacks kids will actually ask for.
GoGo SqueeZ Variety Fruit and Veggies Applesauce On-The-Go Pouch
Free of the eight major allergens as well as added sugar, these squeezable pouches pack in apples, pears, carrots, raspberries, and other produce.
Buy it: $6.89/12 count; target.com
Wholly Guacamole Classic Mini Bowls
An excellent source of healthy fat, these mini cups of mild guacamole could easily become your kid's most requested dip.
Buy it: $5.29/6 count; target.com
CLIF Kid ZBAR Protein Chocolate Chip Snack Bars
Curb their candy cravings with these crispy, chocolatey oat protein bars from Clif Kid.
Buy it: $7.59/10 count; target.com
Annie's Cheddar Bunnies and Bunny Grahams
Made with organic ingredients, these bite-sized, bunny-shaped graham crackers and Cheddar crackers will go fast in your household.
Buy it: $11.50/36 count; amazon.com
Nature's Bakery Blueberry Fig Bar
A jammy fig and blueberry filling will keep kids coming back for more of these dairy-free, soy-free, whole-grain bars.
Buy it: $2.99/6 count; target.com
Good & Gather Quick Bites
These savory snack packs will keep them full till dinner with 13 grams of protein from honey-roasted peanuts, maple-glazed ham, and sunflower kernels.
Buy it: $14.57/6 count; amazon.com
Barnana Organic Plantain Chips
Organic plantains, coconut oil, and Himalayan pink salt team up in these ridged, kettle-cooked chips, which taste (dare we say it) even better than potato chips.
Buy it: $11.68/6 count; amazon.com
GoodPop Organic Freezer Pops
Containing nothing but organic fruit juice, these freezer pops are as healthy as any you'd make at home but totally hassle free.
Buy it: $16.97/24 count; amazon.com
Sabra Classic Hummus Singles
These small cups of hummus contain four grams of protein from chickpeas and tahini, which doubles as a source of healthy fat.
Buy it: $5.19/6 count; target.com
Perfect Kids Chocolate Chip Bar
These peanut butter and oat protein bars can pass for cookies, but they sneak in a healthy sources of protein and even powdered fruits and veggies.
Buy it: $4.99/5 count; target.com
Smartfood Popcorn Variety Pack
These popcorn packs have all the flavor of your favorite movie theater popcorn, Cheddar popcorn, and kettle corn without any artificial flavors or preservatives.
Buy it: $13.98/40 count; amazon.com
Larabar Kid Chocolate Brownies
It's hard to beat brownies, and that includes Larabar's Bakes. These consist of buckwheat flour, semisweet chocolate, honey, chia seeds, and other whole-food ingredients.
Buy it: $4.29/6 count; target.com
New Primal Free-Range Turkey MINI Sticks
These tiny turkey sticks contain no allergens, added sugar, added hormones, or antibiotics, which your standard jerky just can't claim.
Buy it: $39.95/40 sticks; amazon.com
FreeYumm Soft Baked Cookies Variety Pack
Free from the top nine allergens, these packs of individually wrapped soft baked cookies can go to school with your child or await their return as an indulgent after-school treat.
Buy it: $24.99/42 count; amazon.com
Stonyfield Organic Kids' Strawberry Banana Whole Milk Yogurt
A punch of probiotics makes yogurt one of the best snacks to keep on hand.
Buy it: $3.89/6 count; target.com