Back-to-School Essentials Awards

 Carlson Kid’s Chewable DHA

Carlson Kid’s Chewable DHA

{Supplements} Carlson Kid’s Chewable DHA provides omega 3s in a chewable, orange-flavored soft-gel. Sustainably sourced from deep, coldwater fish.

GaiaKids KidsDefense

GaiaKids KidsDefense

{Supplements} GaiaKids KidsDefense herbal drops support a healthy immune response when kids need it most.

GoodBelly Pomegranate Blackberry PlusShot

GoodBelly Pomegranate Blackberry PlusShot

{Supplements} GoodBelly Pomegranate Blackberry PlusShot offers probiotics, vitamins, and calcium in a great-tasting “shot.”

Hero Nutritionals Yummi Bears Fiber

Hero Nutritionals Yummi Bears Fiber

{Supplements} Hero Nutritionals Yummi Bears Fiber supports little ones’ digestive health, and they’re fun for kids to take.

Natural Vitality Kids Calm Multi

Natural Vitality Kids Calm Multi

{Supplements} Natural Vitality Kids Calm Multi offers food-derived vitamins, minerals, omega 3s, amino acids, and Natural Calm magnesium in one fruity liquid. 

Nature’s Answer Sambucus Kids:

Nature’s Answer Sambucus Kids:

{Supplements} Nature’s Answer Sambucus Kids: Elderberry, echinacea, and astragalus all support immunity, and kids won’t balk at taking this tasty formula

Nordic Naturals Omega Boost Junior

Nordic Naturals Omega Boost Junior

{Supplements} Nordic Naturals Omega Boost Junior helps support brain and nervous system development, along with immunity, in just a half-teaspoon per day. For kids 2 and up.

Rainbow Light Kid's One

Rainbow Light Kid's One

{Supplements} Rainbow Light Kid's One is a food-based multivitamin that comes with probiotics in a fruit punch–flavored chewable. 

UP4 Kids Cubes from UP4 Probiotics

UP4 Kids Cubes from UP4 Probiotics

{Supplements} UP4 Kids Cubes from UP4 Probiotics offer probiotics plus vitamin D in a chewy, yummy cube. 

Earth’s Best Organic Sunny Days Snack Bars

Earth’s Best Organic Sunny Days Snack Bars

{Packables} Earth’s Best Organic Sunny Days Snack Bars were a favorite of two little boys we know, plus, they’re organic.

 

Eden Pocket Snacks

Eden Pocket Snacks

{Packables} Eden Pocket Snacks include a variety of satisfying treats in convenient, single-serve packages. 

ginnybakes ginnyminis Butter Crisp Love Cookies

ginnybakes ginnyminis Butter Crisp Love Cookies

{Packables} ginnybakes ginnyminis Butter Crisp Love Cookies are gluten free and organic, and they taste great. Snack-pack size for lunch bags.

Honey Stinger Kids’ Organic Waffle Chocolate

Honey Stinger Kids’ Organic Waffle Chocolate

{Packables} Honey Stinger Kids’ Organic Waffle Chocolate is soft and chewy, but the sophisticated cocoa-y finish means adults might find themselves sneaking one out of the cookie jar! 

Late July Sea Salt by the Seashore Multigrain Tortilla Chips

Late July Sea Salt by the Seashore Multigrain Tortilla Chips

{Packables} Late July Sea Salt by the Seashore Multigrain Tortilla Chips are feel-good snacking: You know they’re good for you (organic, multigrain), but they also taste good. 

Lesser Evil Buddha Bowl Classic Cheddar Organic Popcorn

Lesser Evil Buddha Bowl Classic Cheddar Organic Popcorn

{Packables} Lesser Evil Buddha Bowl Classic Cheddar Organic Popcorn is downright addictive, but comes in 100-calorie packages to keep snacking in check. 

Simple Squares Cho-Coco

Simple Squares Cho-Coco

{Packables} Simple Squares Cho-Coco organic nutrition bar is, simply, a great snack. 

ZÜCA Sport

ZÜCA Sport:

{On The Web} ZÜCA Sport: Rolling book bags that help save kids’ backs—what a great idea! www.ZUCA.com

EO Coconut + Lemon Hand Sanitizer Spray

EO Coconut + Lemon Hand Sanitizer Spray

{Personal Care} EO Coconut + Lemon Hand Sanitizer Spray is a natural, economical way to keep germs at bay. 

NOW Solutions XyliWhite Strawberry Splash Toothpaste Gel for Kids

NOW Solutions XyliWhite Strawberry Splash Toothpaste Gel for Kids

{Personal Care} Using NOW Solutions XyliWhite Strawberry Splash Toothpaste Gel for Kids may just mean your little ones don’t kick and scream about having their teeth brushed.

 

Annie's Cookie Bites Chocolate Chip

Annie's Cookie Bites Chocolate Chip

{After-School Sustenance} Annie's Cookie Bites Chocolate Chip: A staffer shared them with her nephews, who proceeded to devour them. Made with organic wheat, non-GMO.

Bare Show Me the Honey Crunchy Coconut Chips

Bare Show Me the Honey Crunchy Coconut Chips

{After-School Sustenance} Bare Show Me the Honey Crunchy Coconut Chips: These baked chips are gluten free, Non-GMO Project verified, and have great, crunchy flavor. 

Crunchmaster Multi-Grain Crackers

Crunchmaster Multi-Grain Crackers

{After-School Sustenance} Crunchmaster Multi-Grain Crackers, Sea Salt flavor, are light tasting but satisfying and very crunchy.

 

Endangered Species Natural Almond Spread with Cocoa

Endangered Species Natural Almond Spread with Cocoa

{After-School Sustenance} Endangered Species Natural Almond Spread with Cocoa can top fruit, toast, even cookies for a decadent but good-for-them after-school treat.

 

Enjoy Life Plentils Sea Salt

Enjoy Life Plentils Sea Salt

{After-School Sustenance} Enjoy Life Plentils Sea Salt are crunchy, lively, and simple. They come in several flavors adults might like too.

 

Maison LeGrand

Maison LeGrand

{After-School Sustenance} Maison LeGrand pasta sauces make busy school night dinners quick and easy. Boil some pasta, pour on the sauce, and . . . BAM! Dinner is done. (A staff favorite.) 

Alter Eco Salted Caramel Truffles

Alter Eco Salted Caramel Truffles

{College Care Package} Alter Eco Salted Caramel Truffles are absolutely decadent, but can be eaten without guilt since they’re made with flavonoid-rich dark chocolate by an environmentally conscious company. 

Earth Science Clarifying Facial Wash

Earth Science Clarifying Facial Wash

{College Care Package} Earth Science Clarifying Facial Wash is silky going on and leaves the face feeling fresh and clean. 

Eco Lips Mongo Kiss Peppermint

Eco Lips Mongo Kiss Peppermint

{College Care Package} Eco Lips Mongo Kiss Peppermint: Keeps lips moist even when you’re out in the sun, with no waxy feeling. Fair Trade and organic.

 Gluten Free Bar Dark Chocolate Coconut Bites

Gluten Free Bar Dark Chocolate Coconut Bites

{College Care Package} Gluten Free Bar Dark Chocolate Coconut Bites taste fantastic, and with lots of vegan protein they’re also filling, even though they’re bite-sized. 

Sambazon Organic Strawberry + Lemon + Açai Berry Juice

Sambazon Organic Strawberry + Lemon + Açai Berry Juice

{College Care Package} Sambazon Organic Strawberry + Lemon + Açai Berry Juice has a pleasant, sophisticated taste but is only 70 calories.