To help combat lunchbox letdown, here are three Island food producers that have good taste in the bag!
Looking for an alternative to sandwiches? Try tortilla chips and Island-made Holy Humous. With two versions to choose from—original or roasted red pepper—kids won’t be able to resist. Not only is it tasty, but it’s filling and nutritious, too. holyhomous.com
Tree Island Yogurt
Started by a microbiologist and a whole food enthusiast, Tree Island Yogurt is handcrafted in small batches in the Comox Valley. But better than that? With flavours ranging from Coconut Lime to Okanagan Peach, the taste can’t be beat! treeislandyogurt.com
Hornby Organic Snack Bars
You can’t go wrong with these 100% organic snack bars that feature flavours including peanut butter and jam, chocolate chip banana and chocolate espresso. Or for an afterschool pick-me-up, try Hornby Organic energy bars—delicious and a great source of protein. hornbyorganic.com