Healthy Homemade Snack Mix

Last Updated on March 15, 2021 by Ellen Christian

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You will love this healthy homemade snack mix! Try my healthy popcorn snack mix today and discover a new favorite snack to enjoy.

The holidays are finally over and my routine is starting to return to normal. I’ll admit that I splurged on a few too many Christmas cookies the past few months. Now that the holidays are past, I’m focusing more on what I eat, and I wanted to share a few tips for healthy snacking with you.

Healthy Homemade Snack Mix and Tips for Healthy Snacking

Healthy Homemade Snack Mix

One of the best tips I have for healthy snacking is not to bring junk food into the house. I know it’s a challenge when you’re shopping for people other than you.

But, when possible don’t bring your weaknesses into the house. My husband loves to snack, so when I buy him snacks that I prefer not to eat, I choose my least favorite options.

If you’re only shopping for yourself, the process is much simpler.

Healthy homemade snack mix and tips for healthy snacking

How to make homemade snack mix

Another suggestion that really works for me is to have the snacks ready to go when you want them. I keep single-serve containers with cut-up vegetable sticks and fruit prepared in the refrigerator.

So, when I’m hungry, I can just grab a container. I don’t have to worry about washing, paring, or cutting what I want at that time. I really love these containers.

Since limiting servings can make such a big difference when it comes to healthy snacking, I always make sure that I have single servings packaged and ready to go. It can get confusing when it comes to how much is a serving for each snack.

What I tend to do is to make up snack-size plastic bags of snacks and keep them in the cupboard so they’re ready when I want them. This healthy homemade snack mix is one of my favorites.

snacks on the counter in bowls and bags

What do I need to make healthy trail mix recipe?

  • Pretzels
  • Popcorn
  • Raisins
  • Banana Chips

The O Organics line, available in my area exclusively at Shaw’s stores, offers USDA certified organic products for creating delicious, healthy and affordable snacks your whole family will enjoy I love shopping at my local Shaw’s because it has everything I need. I’ve been shopping there for years and I feel welcomed when I shop there.

Healthy homemade snack mix and tips for healthy snacking

Shaw’s makes it easy to make snacks you can feel good about feeding your family with their O Organics products which are found exclusively at their stores! From dairy to produce to grains and nearly everything in between, O Organics products (which can be found all over the store) are perfect for creating delicious, healthy, and affordable organic snacks.

You will love this healthy homemade snack mix! Try my healthy popcorn snack mix today and discover a new favorite snack to enjoy.

 

I buy my O Organics products at my local Shaw’s, and you can also find them at all of the Albertsons Companies family of stores, including Albertsons, Safeway, ACME Markets, Jewel-Osco, Vons, Pavilions, Randalls, Tom Thumb, Star Market, United Express, United and Carrs/Safeway. Visit Shaws.com to find a store near you and discover more meal prep tips and recipe ideas.

Check out this post on how to make trail mix from healthier ingredients.

Yield: 10

Healthy Homemade Snack Mix

You will love this healthy homemade snack mix! Try my healthy popcorn snack mix today and discover a new favorite snack to enjoy.

You will love this healthy homemade snack mix! The holidays are finally over and my routine is starting to return to normal.

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 1 minute
Total Time 11 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 bag O Organics® Sea Salt & Olive Oil organic popcorn
  • 1 bag of pretzels
  • 1 cup of O Organics organic raisins, seedless
  • 1 cup of O Organics organic Dried Cranberries, sweetened
  • 1 cup of O Organics organic Banana Chips, unsulfured

Instructions

  1. Mix everything together in a large bowl.
  2. Store in individual snack sized containers or bags.
  3. Snack as needed.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

6

Serving Size:

1 cup

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 267Total Fat: 7gSaturated Fat: 4gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 170mgCarbohydrates: 54gFiber: 4gSugar: 39gProtein: 2g

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