Local Products for Kids' Lunch Boxes
New and easy treats to help change up what you might typically pack in kids’ lunch boxes.
By Caroline Mund
Spring Branch Kombucha
1200 S. Hillcrest Ave., Springfield, 417-496-2647
Elderberry Ginger and Strawberry Rose are the top Kombucha flavors among kids according to Spring Branch Kombucha owner Jessica Ollis. These drinks provide a healthful alternative to sugary juice boxes or cans of soda.
514 E. Commercial St., Springfield, 417-862-9900
The Chocolate Covered S’more Bites, Chocolate Covered Malt Balls and Itty Bars make for an easy dessert to throw into lunch boxes.
Schuchmann Meat Company
4406 S. Campbell Ave., Springfield, 417-771-5339
Mesquite Wagyu Beef Jerky made at Schuchmann Meat Company in Springfield is an easy source of protein and energy.
307 S. Jefferson Ave., Springfield, 417-459-8222
Individually wrapped and stored at room temperature, these mini pies come in flavors like caramel apple, chocolate chess, and lemon chess and are easy treats for lunches.
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