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11 Healthy Lunchbox Treats Your Kids Will Beg You to Pack

The folks at Mamma Chia decided to make a good thing even better with their Chia Squeeze pouches. They took the basic fruit puree base, made it 100% organic, and added hydrated chia seeds to ramp up the nutrition factor with 1200 mg of brain-boosting Omega 3s, 4 grams...

Marketers Wonder: How Will It Play in Portland?

When lots of new products are stocked, Zack Hellmann, 26, swings through a couple of times a week. He hangs out, chats with other customers and sometimes takes home a keeper of a product he’d never noticed at his grocery store, like the Mamma Chia brand vitality snack...

New Chia Cookbook to Offer Recipes for Vitality

Janie Hoffman, a San Diego avocado farmer turned founder and CEO of Mamma Chia fruit juices, is currently writing recipes for "The Chia Cookbook," which will be published by Ten Speed Press in Fall 2014. Read more...

5 New Snacks Making a Big Squeeze

This certified-organic fruit-and-veggie pouch, but one taste proves Mamma indeed knows best. The surprisingly refreshing anytime snack is a delight on the tongue (think tropical tapioca) and a nutritional powerhouse. One 3.5-ounce serving packs omega-3s, fiber,...

The Fast-Spreading Slow Money Movement

Q&A with Mamma Chia CEO, Janie Hoffman. What attracted you to Slow Money? What immediately attracted me to Slow Money back in 2009 were the principles. I knew I needed to be a part of this movement when I first read them.  Read more...

Feel the Squeeze, the Chia Squeeze

Sweet but not too sweet, it tasted like fall. Apples, cinnamon, vanilla — just damn good. And after taking a quick peek at the nutritionals, I also learned that Mamma Chia had sneaked in some butternut squash puree, too. Well done, MC. With just 70 calories, 1,200 mg...

Unconventional and AWESOME Snack Packs with 100 Calories or Less!

If you need to squeeze some extra nutrition into your day, give these tasty treats a try! Each 3.5-oz. pouch has just 70 calories and 2g fat, not to mention 4g fiber (PointsPlus® value 1*). Slurp on Strawberry Banana, Green Magic, Apple Cinnamon, and Blackberry Bliss....

Double Duty: Back to school snacks for kids and adults

Mamma Chia Squeeze Packs--an infusion of organic fruits and vegetables and chia seeds--are a perfect post-workout or post-gym class snack. In four flavors--Strawberry Banana, Green Magic, Apple Cinnamon, and Blackberry Bliss--each pack contains 70 calories, 1200 mg...

Why Food Companies Are Fascinated by the Way We Eat

Texture Is Almost as Important as Taste in New ProductsSome companies are combining textures, adding crunch or chew to drinks. Carlsbad, Calif.-based Mamma Chia offers nine "vitality" beverages that suspend whole chia seeds in fruit juice. Read more...

Bites on Today: 6 Delicious Ways to Snack on Superfood Chia

Mamma Chia Vitality Beverages - These delicious organic drinks—the first chia-based beverage on the market—are gluten free and full of protein, calcium, and omega-3 fatty acids.The consistency reminded me of aloe drinks (I am thinking about freezing them into ice pops...