Simple Snacks For College Dorm Rooms
Many college students — and their parents — ask me about easy healthy snacks to keep stocked in dorm rooms. The most important thing to remember is that real food will feel more substantial and help to fill up a hungry college kid better than typical munchies.
My son is a freshman in college. Can you recommend
healthy easy snacks for his dorm room? He has a mini fridge and microwave in
When it comes to dorm room fare, remember two things —
produce and real food.
course produce is always a great choice because it’s full of nutrition, and —
if you choose the right options — easy to grab and go.
rather than snacky stuff like chips, pretzels, and crackers will feel more
substantial and help to fill up a hungry college kid better than
the usual munchies.
Stuff the fridge with apples, baby carrots, grape tomatoes, hummus and yogurts.
Stock a shelf with high-fiber cereal, bananas, peanut butter and trail mix.
And buy a few soups and a box of oatmeal packets that he can pop into the microwave.