What... (i.e. camp, dance class, birthday party)
        
 
Pick a NYMetroParents Region: All Regions   Manhattan    Brooklyn    Queens    Westchester    Rockland   Fairfield    Nassau    Suffolk  

Resources

   

NEW AND NOTEWORTHY; GETTING READY FOR SCHOOL

     Home  >  Articles  > PRODUCTS
by Judy Antell

Related: school, ,


At Your Fingertips

 Kids may study better with new Post-it 2 in 1 products. You can get a pen or a highlighter that holds Post-it flags. And the container is refillable, so there's less waste. The pen and highlighter, available in different colors, come in two-packs for $4.99-$5.99 at Staples.


Crunch at Lunch

 You can pack the most nutritious lunch, but kids still want something fun mid-day. Salba Smart has 100-calorie Bite Size Organic Tortilla Chips that sneak omega-3 fatty acids and fiber into snack food. $.75 for an individual bag at Whole Foods or www.efoodpantry.com


   Popchips are the popcorn of potato chips, with no trans or sat fat, but great potato chip flavor. $1.29 for a single serving bag, at Duane Reade or www.popchips.com


   And FoodShouldTasteGood natural chips added four new flavors: Yellow Corn, Cinnamon, Potato & Chive, and Lime, for kids with discerning palates. $4.99 for 11 oz. bag, $3.20 for 5.5 oz., at Whole Foods or www.foodshouldtastegood.com.


Applause for Applesauce

 Give applesauce lovers a new flavor profile. Santa Cruz Organic Fruit Sauces offer a twist, with apple blackberry, apple blueberry, apple cherry, and apple strawberry, in lunch or snack cups that provide 100 percent of the USDA recommended daily value of vitamin C. And, of course, no sugar added. About $3.59 for a six-pack at Super Natural in Spring Valley.


Stylish Tote

 Lunch might taste better coming out of a hip new bag. Stöh, by Milkdot, is a PVC-free soft bag in blue/chocolate or pink/chocolate, with an ID tag that you can customize with a photo. The interior has mesh pockets so food stays fresh, and the foam insulation keeps food cold. The easy magnetic closure means kids don't have to bother with zippers or clasps. Get one for your child and one to bring lunch to the office. $25 at www.Milkdot.com.


Boredom buster

Be a parent in the know
Receive our weekly highlights newsletter · Over 1,000 local activities

More PRODUCTS Articles

Stuff We Like: Top 5 Tech Toys for Kids
Unique Kids' Gifts from New York City Museums
Holiday Fashions for Boys and Girls
Stuff We Like: Weather or Not
Photographer Behind Humans of New York Releases Children's Book

Be a good fellow parent and share this with a friend who would be interested
Email Friend

Local PRODUCTS Sponsors


Children's Corner Daycare
173-19 69th Avenue
Fresh Meadows, NY
718-358-8926
Wow!!! The Children's Corner Daycare has been in ...
TARGETRAINING
772 Post Rd
Westport , CT
203-227-6177
...

Little Gym of Roslyn (The)
32 Glen Cove Road
Roslyn, NY
516-513-0600
For every stage of your child's development?from f...

Celebrations In The Kitchen
63 E. Old Country Road
Hicksville, NY
516-396-2193
Our very hand-on baking parties and classes are de...

K & A House of Bounce Party Rentals

845-825-6617
Hudson Valley?s premier party rental company, spec...
See Our PRODUCTS Directory

local zones

Nassau

Nassau cont.

Suffolk

Suffolk cont.

Westchester

Westchester cont.

Fairfield

Rockland

Rockland cont.

Queens

Queens cont.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn cont.

Manhattan

Copyright 2015 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE