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Grab and Go! Healthy Snacks for Busy People
Life seems to always keep us active. Whether you’re a busy parent searching for nutritious snack ideas or a hungry student looking to grab a bite in-between classes, we’ve got plenty of healthy snack ideas for everyone. Here are a few of our favorite healthy snack recipes that will save you time, and keep you energized enough to tackle the busy week ahead.
These bite-sized Cucumber Avocado Rollups featuring Red Sun Farms English cucumbers are easy to make and refreshingly healthy! Plus, no silverware required is a bonus and makes them easy to pop in your mouth when you’re on the go.
If you like a sweet and savory snack, try this recipe featuring our Sweetpops snacking tomatoes. Made with just a few simple ingredients, it takes about 10 minutes to prep and toss these in a reusable container. Whether you’re snacking at work or taking a day off to relax by the pool, this healthy snack can be enjoyed anywhere.
Add sweetness and crunch to your day with Sweetpeps mini peppers! A favorite among kids and adults alike, this easy recipe only takes about 15 minutes to put together and can be enjoyed as a healthy snack or appetizer. We guarantee it will be hard to keep these from flying off the plate!
Are you a chip person? Ditch the fried and greasy potato chips for these tasty (and healthy) Eggplant Parmesan Chips. They’re easy enough to make ahead of time and a great alternative to help avoid the vending machine options.
Mexican Street Snack: Cucumbers with Lime and Chili Powder
For those who like tang and spice, we recommend trying this Cucumber with Lime and Chili Powder Mexican Street Snacks; a refreshing snack with a spicy twist.
Red Sun Snacking Tomatoes
Don’t forget that all our bite-sized tomatoes, like our Scarlet Pearls, Chef’s Collection, and Cherry on the vine, are great for snacking on the go — and no prep needed! Our delightfully sweet, Sweetpops tomatoes and Sweetpeaks long peppers, deliver a burst of flavor that can be enjoyed as a snack or primary meal ingredient. We have amazing recipes that feature these well-loved products in our recipes section which you can find here.