Ehrmann's MIXIM, the new high protein Greek yogurt in a distinctive heart-shaped container with kid-friendly mix-ins, is helping busy parents put some extra love in their children's lunchbox this back-to-school season while supporting charity partner The Children's Heart Foundation.
Consumers are invited go to http://bit.ly/LoveintheLunchbox where they'll find free printable downloads of fun activities guaranteed to bring a smile to their child's school day, from heart-shaped Love Notes and Heart Origami crafts, to practical tools to help families stay healthy and organized. There are also Lunchbox Ideas listing good sources of protein, veggies, fruits, dairy and carbs, and a Weekly Planner for nutritious morning, lunchtime and afternoon snack suggestions. Ehrmann MIXIM will donate $1 to The Children's Heart Foundation for every download or share of lunchbox love ideas with the hashtag #MIXIMLove now through September, helping spread some much-needed love to kids in need. People can visit and follow Ehrmann MIXIM on Facebook and look for special back-to-school yogurt and gift card giveaways to help MIXIM spread lunchbox love this back-to-school season. Parents can also find more back-to-school meal-planning ideas from MIXIM blog partners Weelicious, Savvy Sassy Moms and Project Junior though September 12.
"We are proud to support the Children's Heart Foundation and encourage parents to help us spread Love in The Lunchbox in support of this worthy cause," said Chris Solly, CEO of Ehrmann USA. "Lunchtime is a great chance for parents to not only provide a good healthy meal, but also add a little extra love and encouragement to their child's day while they are at school. From breakfast on-the-go to lunchbox staple or afternoon school snack, there's a MIXIM flavor to fit every mood that delivers great taste with all the benefits of Greek yogurt and all the fun of playing with your food."
Each MIXIM flavor comes with creamy, smooth non-fat Greek yogurt and a perfectly paired combination of toppings, including: Cherry and Chocolate Curls, Raspberry with Dark and White Chocolate Curls, Mango Pineapple with Coconut and Almonds, Strawberry and Granola, Blackberry Pomegranate with Granola and Dried Fruits, Maple Syrup with Waffle Pieces and Blueberry with Chocolate Chip Cookie Pieces. Made with natural ingredients and containing no preservatives, artificial colors or flavorings, each 5.3-oz MIXIM container is approximately 150 calories and an excellent source of protein.