Is your baby eating solids yet? If so, we’re here to share our secret to relieve any hangry outbursts: Snacks! Whether you’re on your way to Grandma’s or strolling through the park, every parent knows (or will learn) that having snacks nearby is essential. Not only will snacks pacify your baby’s hunger, but snacks are a key part in your baby’s growth.
While sliced fruits and yogurts are great healthy snacks, these aren’t always easy to carry around while you’re on-the-go. Below, we listed our top picks of Gerber snacks that are both nutritious and easy to keep on hand.
Baby’s First Snack: GerberⓇ Organic Teethers
These teethers are the best of both worlds when you need a snack for your teething baby. Gerber’s teether begins to dissolve easily right away. Each wafer is flavored with real juice, fruits, and veggies for your little one. The easy-to-grip design encourages self-feeding and helps soothe teething gums. Made to gently massage tender gums, these teething snacks are perfectly shaped for little ones to grasp on their own.
For the Hungry Crawler: GerberⓇ Yogurt Melts®
Made with real yogurt and fruit, these melt-in-your-mouth yummy treats from Gerber are perfectly sized for your little one to practice eating with their fingers. Your baby may be ready for Yogurt Melts® snacks if they: Crawl with stomach off the floor or begins to self-feed with fingers.
For the 12+ months Toddler: GerberⓇ Soft Baked Grain Bars
Soft Baked with 4g of whole grain per serving, these delicious soft baked grain bars from Gerber are also made with real fruit—no artificial flavors or artificial sweeteners. Your toddler will enjoy this filling treat in a variety of flavors: Banana Mango Pineapple, Raspberry Pomegranate, Strawberry Banana and Apple Cinnamon.
Our All-Time Favorite Snack: GerberⓇ Lil’ Crunchies®
This baked corn snack quickly dissolves in your baby’s mouth, and they’re quite tasty. These are not only our favorite snack for our little ones, but we cannot resist munching on a few ourselves! This crunchy snack is made with whole grain—2g of whole grain per serving. With eight different flavors, our favorite is the mild cheddar.
*This product should only be fed to seated, supervised children who are accustomed to chewing solid foods.