Six Great Snack Containers for Toddlers

Toddlers sure like to eat. That means carrying around snacks becomes a full-time job for parents. Often, the snacks get crushed or smushed in a plastic bag, so they're not too appetizing or easy to eat. Check out these fantastic re-usable snack-carrying ideas for toddlers, and your floor will remain cleaner, plus you won't have to buy tin foil or plastic wrap any more. What the sippy cup did for drinks, a good snack container can do for foods!

  • 01 of 07

    Boon Snack Ball

    Boon Snack Ball
    2014, Boon.

    The simplicity is part of the perfection of the Boon Snack Ball. It's part toy, part food container, and it's very cute. The top pivots open to allow access to the food. You can also separate the ball into halves for easy cleaning. About $6.50.

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    Planet Wise Snack Bag

    These snack bags are easy to open and to use,which it is important when the meal is in the baby's hands. They close with Velcro and are leakproof thanks to the FDA food-safe coating. The corners are angled so they're easy to clean (crumbs don't get stuck!), and you can hand wash them or put them in the dishwasher. The bags come in small snack sizes, sandwich size, and more. About $8.

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  • 03 of 07

    Munchie Mug

    These toddler snack containers are pretty big, but the manufacturer is working on some other sizes. The top screws onto the plastic base, and within the top is a stretchy, food-safe material that overlaps to hold food inside. You just reach your hand into the overlapping fabric slit to grab the snack. The whole thing is dishwasher safe, too. Your toddler can throw this cup and the snacks will stay put. About $17.

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  • 04 of 07

    Itzy Ritzy Snack Happens Bags

    These cute snack bags are cotton on the outside and a waterproof PVC-free material on the inside. Tons of adorable and stylish designs are available. The bags measure 7 inches by 7 inches and has a zip-top closure. A mini size is also available. $7-$10.

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  • 05 of 07

    Munchkin Click Lock Deluxe Snack Catcher

    Bright, colorful and easy to use - that's the perfect combination when it comes to snack containers. I've always liked the Munchkin Snack Catchers, but previous versions had lids that came off too easy. The Deluxe Snack Catcher solves that problem with a lock-on top. The flexible top is soft enough for little fingers to reach through, but prevents snacks from flying out. This version has an extra stay-fresh lid that stores on the bottom of the container. The lid tether acts as a handle....MORE About $7.

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    Born Free Snack Bag

    The sturdy material on the outside of this snack bag will easily stand up to constant use in the diaper bag or backpack. It's a simple snack bag, just a zipper-top waterproof bag, but it's stylish and effective. BPA free and machine washable. About $9.

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  • 07 of 07

    Boon Caterpillar Stack Snack Container

    The sections of this caterpillar snack container allow you to bring along several snacks and keep them separate. Little sliding doors in the sections allow access to the goodies. The little doors snap shut securely when you don't need a snack. You can use as many or few of the sections as you want, making this a versatile snack container for families on the go. Also, it's adorable! Dishwasher safe. About $12.

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