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Get Snackin’ on Your Road Trip | Guest Writer Holly Clegg

Holly Clegg


Aug 13th, 2014

Road Trip

Whether you are traveling by car, train, or even plane – don’t let your road trip derail your health. It is important to keep snacks on hand to tide you over between meals instead of stopping and grabbing junk food that can be loaded with unhealthy ingredients.

Give your gang a treat with these easy homemade no-stress and make-ahead snack recipes.   A few quick tips to remember when selecting your snack are   portability, storage, nutrition, and taste.  It has to be easy to grab and tote, and zip-top plastic bags are ideal to use as a container – providing portion control and easy clean up.

Select recipes that can be prepared ahead of time to avoid last minute rushing in the kitchen.  You also want to make sure your choices may be stored and taste good at room temperature.  If you need something chilled, you can always fill a zip-top plastic bag with ice or use a bag of frozen vegetables.  From pick-ups savory to sweet, be sure to check out these delicious, simple to make recipes that are sure to feed and please travelers of all ages all while remaining trim and terrific!

No-Bake Energy Bites
These tasty little bites are the perfect grab-n-go snack for your road trip!
Get the recipe here.

Energy Balls


Blueberry Muffins
Muffins are a breakfast favorite and are a great option for breakfast on the road.
Get the recipe here.

Blueberry Muffins


Caramel Popcorn Peanut Bars
Popcorn, peanuts and oatmeal – it’s even more delicious than it sounds
Get the recipe here.

caramel Corn


Parmesan Pita Pick-Ups
These crispy bites are the perfect snack for your long haul on the road.
Get the recipe here.

Parmesan Pita Pick-Up


Meaty Biscuit Cups
Just a few simple ingredients make for a hearty road trip snack!
Get the recipe here.

Mini Meaty Biscuit_Cups

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