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Simply Snackin a Great Snack for Your Lunchboxes

         With the school year fast approaching, we are constantly looking for great snacks to add to our children's lunchboxes. Something not only fun but healthy as well. Recently we were given the chance to review some great products from Simply Snackin. Are dried meat snacks packed with protein and low in calories. One of the best parts for our family is they are Gluten free as well. We received a great variety of snacks to try from simplysnackin.com which included the following flavors.
  • Beef Sirloin with cranberries & blueberries
  • Beef Sirloin with apples & cherries
  • Teriyaki Beef Sirloin with pineapples
  • Chicken Breast with black bean salsa
  • Italian Chicken Breast with Romano cheese
  • Teriyaki Chicken Breast with mangoes & papayas
         I was really surprised what a great size these were. They seemed much larger then a "regular" dried meat snack. I really loved the flavor of them all but the two Teriyaki flavors were really my favorite. The dried Teriyaki Beef Sirloin with pineapples had little chunks of pineapple that not only gave it a nice texture but really added to the flavor. In fact all the these great flavors were like that, from dried cherries to pineapples each had little bits of flavor throughout. Another great part was the ease of chewing, I know that sounds really weird but have you ever had a piece of jerky that hurt your jaw?? Not with Simply Snackin.
       At 60 calories a piece, with a half of a gram of fat or less there are a  perfect snack to add to your lunchbox line-up. And with 8 grams of protein or more it will give you that boost you need to keep going.
I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

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