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Reusable snack containers for kids

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MissJones
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Reusable snack containers for kids

I getting tired of buying individual chip and cookie packages. I want to just buy bags of chips and packages of cookies and grab what is needed for lunchboxes and snacks. Besides plastic baggies, what do you use that is a bit more environmentally friendly?

Posted 3/14/23 5:40 PM
 
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lima19
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Reusable snack containers for kids

I had to look up to see what they are called. I always used the rubbermaid take alongs with twist and seal lids. Easy to open/close and washable. I used them for fruit or cookies or yogurt. Chips ...I always bought the individual bags, it was easier all around, but they make these in different sizes so a little larger one would work for chips.

Posted 3/14/23 6:15 PM
 

NervousNell
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Re: Reusable snack containers for kids

We got some in Costco. It's like a reusable zip loc type bag

Posted 3/14/23 8:01 PM
 

Funkybutt
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Re: Reusable snack containers for kids

I use plastic bento boxes (I don't remember the brand - maybe Ziplock). There's a space for a sandwich, and 2 other spots that I use for chips and fruit. similar to these

Posted 3/15/23 8:18 AM
 

Jenn627
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Re: Reusable snack containers for kids

I use these Simple Modern snack bag

I also buy individual bags of chips because I imagine the snack bags would get too messy, but these do say they're machine washable. I have more than enough room for an applesauce pouch and bag of chips/goldfish in the medium size.

Posted 3/15/23 9:48 AM
 

TreAnt427
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Re: Reusable snack containers for kids

I buy different sized small containers from dollar tree, usually. I don't like to spend too much because they always go missing. Sometimes I use the reusable zip lock bags, but they are a pain to clean.

Posted 3/15/23 2:36 PM
 

Bonsai
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Re: Reusable snack containers for kids

For me, I take snacks to work in those silicone snack bags (one brand is called stasher). Target, Amazon and today I saw them on clearance at TJ Maxx (3 pack of different sizes).

Posted 3/15/23 3:53 PM
 

VickiC
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Reusable snack containers for kids

I use the baby bowls from when they were babies and I made cereal in them when they were learning to eat. It's a great size for fruit or chips! I also have a couple of smaller Tupperware containers for snacks.

Posted 3/16/23 12:02 PM
 

Mrs213
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Reusable snack containers for kids

I bought these silicone reusable sandwich bags at 5 below. A 3-pack was 3 bucks. I also have little plastic containers I got from amazon that I put stuff like strawberries, blueberries etc in so they don’t get crushed


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Message edited 3/18/2023 8:23:26 AM.

Posted 3/18/23 8:23 AM
 

soontobemommyof2
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Re: Reusable snack containers for kids

If u’re using for like a ziplock type of bad that’s environmentally friendly, Lunchskins have cute paper bags in different sizes like sandwich and snack sizes.

Lunchskins

Message edited 3/19/2023 5:39:16 PM.

Posted 3/19/23 5:36 PM
 
 

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