Even though it’s summer, most of us are still running around which makes it difficult to give our kids (and ourselves) enough protein on the go. We found some innovative items that provide protein and fuel to help make the chaos more tolerable.
Vega Protein & Greens is made from real, whole food ingredients and one serving has 20 grams of protein, 2 servings of greens and only 110 calories. The best part is it tastes great in smoothies or even just mixed with water and a non-dairy beverage. So no excuses to not get your daily veggie intake.
skinnypasta is almost too good to be true. This new line of low carb, high protein, low cal pasta alternative will be your new favorite! With all natural ingredients and fortified with vegetarian protein, you can have linguine, fettuccine and penne in under 2 minutes! Add your favorite sauce and enjoy pasta without the guilt!
Revolution Foods Lunch Bundles – These lunch kits are perfect to put in your desk, to take on a hike, to send with your kids to school.. With a mixture of protein, whole grains and fruits/veggies – you’ll be satisfied and feel good about what you ate. We love the Superfood kit – with zesty chickpeas & almonds, corn & flax chips and more.
Phenom Young Athlete is an all-natural protein shake formulated specifically for kids ages 7-17 who are active in sports. The protein is 100% natural and is sourced from grass fed cattle that are free of steroids, growth hormones and antibiotics. The carbohydrates are non-GMO, utilizing sweet potatoes and whole grain brown rice. The protein powder is sweetened with stevia leaf and monk fruit, never aspartame or sucralose.