We’re always on the lookout for those little tips and products that make ‘living well’ that much easier. We noticed these simple-as-can-be contraptions that turn wide-mouthed canning jars into instantly easy snack storage and we knew we’d found a goodie. Cuppow is the maker of these BNTO jar adaptors that turn mason jars into modern day bento boxes! If the idea of toting a whole slew of equipment with you to the office or on a hike keeps you from eating the healthy snacks you love while on the go, a few of these healthy ideas could make all the difference! Get inspired with the ideas below, then enter to win our mason jar accessories giveaway…
Throw hummus in the top and an entire chopped cucumber or carrots in the bottom.
Salad in a jar:
Any greens or your favorite raw veggies can stuff down into a jar, while homemade dressing hangs out above til you’re ready to pour over, close the lid and shake.
Chill a jar of berries, granola or both and store yogurt up above til you’re ready to enjoy. No soggy granola!
Picnic-ready cheese plate:
Create an instantly chic picnic scenario with just one blanket and a jar of your favorite chevre and grapes!
To satiate your sweet cravings in the afternoon, store this snack in your work fridge: fill the jar with slices of fresh mango and keep protein-rich Greek yogurt in the top.
Cook up a quick batch of buckwheat soba noodles and store below with Thai peanut sauce above ready to shake and enjoy for a light lunch.
Slice an apple or two, throw in the jar and fill the top with almond butter. We love you can throw just the one jar in a tote and it’s ready to go!
Throw an oil-less citrus or vegan caesar dressing in the top and a blend of quinoa, beans and salad greens down below
Bowl full of cherries:
Stash a jar full of cherries in your bag. Eat the fruit from the bottom, throw the stems & pits in the top
Milk & cookies:
For the occasional splurge – or to impress the last of your dinner party stragglers! Send folks home from your gathering with their very own late-night snack.