No one can resist the temptation of a midday snack.
If you’re about reach for a sugar-coated bar or a salt-filled bag of chips, think again. A sudden increase in processed sugar or sodium in your body may jolt your senses awake for the first couple of minutes, but what many don’t realise is that it will eventually leave you sluggish after an hour or so.
So instead of wasting your calories, why not get a load of these healthy snacks from Little Farms instead? Little Farms has been championing mindful, healthy living since 2016, with each product carefully selected based on quality, taste and credibility.
Here, find our curated list of the best healthy snacks from Little Farms that’ll keep you energised for any slow workday.
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If you’re looking for an afternoon pick-me-up that doesn’t involve yet another cup of joe, try a bite or two of these scrumptious Coconut Cardamom Energy Pearls. Handmade fresh in Singapore, these bites are a mixture of coconut, cashews, lemon zest and an aromatic blend of pepitas and cardamom spice. In case you have any dietary restrictions, these Energy Pearls are also gluten and dairy-free.
Grab a taste of this superfood booster, the Tumeric Ginger Paleo Bar, a sweet treat packed with anti-inflammatory and antioxidants that’s sure to do good for your body. Ginger and turmeric hold wonderful properties: they help to decrease markers of inflammation, relieve chronic pain, reduce nausea, and help to improve your immunity as well.
We know, pork crackling isn’t the most healthy of snacks, but we really couldn’t resist having this on the list. Besides, this crispy treat doesn’t use any preservatives, and each piece is hand-cooked with tons of love. A fair warning though, it’s hard to stop eating these highly addictive cracklings, especially with the tangy mouthful the balsamic vinegar brings.
If you want a chip or two to keep your mouth busy, why not try a Manchego & Olive Corn Chip instead? Corn chips are a generally healthier alternative to your regular potato chips as they contain fewer calories and more nutrients. These Manchego & Olive Corn Chips are no regular corn chips too — each crispy slice is packed with the flavours of juicy Mediterranean olives, the subtly sweet pimiento and a tangy Manchego cheese that’s sure to keep you coming back for more.
What’s a healthy snack list without some trail mix? With a good dose of assorted nuts and dried fruit as its main ingredients, a serving of trail mix can help to add nutrients that people often have trouble fitting into their diet, such as healthy fats, antioxidants and fibre. This organic blend sees a variety of cashews, sultanas, raisins, brazil nuts, almonds and pumpkin seeds for a tasty midday snack.