The Meal Deal: Meal Kit Subscriptions That Save the Day

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We don’t know about you, but we’re still adjusting to back-to-school and the changes in our schedules. And although we’re all adjusting differently, we think trying to figure out dinner is one thing that we just don’t have time to worry about between drop-offs, pick-ups, practices, games…we just can’t right now. Luckily, meal kit subscriptions exist and we couldn’t be more grateful for one less thing to stress over.

There are so many meal kit subscriptions to choose from, and if you don’t have time to plan dinner, you don’t have time to research dinner. That’s where we come in! Parents, we’ve got you covered.


Dinnerly

Dinnerly

$4.99/serving BUY NOW

Dinnerly prides itself on being one of the more affordable meal kit subscription options out there. They’ve created a kit with fewer ingredients per dish compared to many others, digital recipe cards instead of paper, and simple packaging, without sacrificing quality. Starting at $4.99 per serving, and, just as important, flexible enough to let you skip weeks and set your frequency, Dinnerly is ahead of the game when it comes to quality economic eats! Check out the Mexican Beef Tostadas and thank us later!


cardboard Blue Apron box with food spilling out
Blue Apron

Blue Apron

Starting at $5.80/serving BUY NOW

Blue Apron is one of the original meal kit subscription services, so it’s safe to say they’ve perfected the system. Their flexible delivery options are super convenient (feel free to adjust servings or skip weeks), and their commitment to sourcing ingredients from suppliers practicing sustainable farming mean you can feel good each time you open a box. Even if you have specific food needs, Blue Apron is on it: you can select from menu options featuring meat, poultry, fish, seafood, Beyond Meat, WW Approved, diabetes-friendly, and more, so everyone is excited to come to the table!


little girl leaning on Yumble box
Yumble

Yumble

Starting at $4.99/serving BUY NOW

Yumble is the first meal kit subscription that caters exclusively to kiddos! They know what kids love (chicken meatball casserole, vegetarian bean burritos, and their Mac and Mozz Burger Bowl), and offer a huge selection of menu items that are sure to be hits! They even offer breakfasts, lunchbox-ready meals, meals for bigger kids, and their famous Picky Eaters Box! Starting at $4.99 per meal, each dish is either ready to eat or ready to heat in 1-2 minutes, so if “fast and easy” is your goal, Yumble’s the way to go!


wooden plate featuring healthy food from Once Upon a Farm
Once Upon a Farm

Once Upon a Farm

Starting at $3.59/serving BUY NOW

Once Upon a Farm is a baby, toddler, and little kid subscription box that takes organic food seriously! Every single product they offer is organic, certified non-GMO, contains no added sugar, preservatives, or additives. Not only are they fully committed to keeping your little ones’ eating clean, all the meals can be prepared in minutes and all the pouches they offer can be served on-the-go! Build either a meal subscription, featuring plant-rich goodies, or opt into their pouch subscription, with baby-specific treats, dairy-free smoothies, and overnight oats!


two babies leaning against Tiny Organics box
Tiny Organics

Tiny Organics

Starting at $4.66/serving BUY NOW

Tiny Organics is a meal kit subscription service that was created for babies and toddlers with a focus on “firsts”. They’re passionate about shaping the tiniest palates to love fruits and veggies, creating tot-sized meals with mild, easy-to-digest spices to elevate flavors, different global cuisine inspiration, never processed or concentrated ingredients, and zero prep for you! They’re baby-led-weaning-friendly and recommended for littles 6 months and older or those who show “readiness cues” (consult your child’s healthcare provider for further guidance), since these meals are textured finger foods, not purees. Tiny Organics allows you to personalize your subscription, so you’ll get exactly what your baby needs!

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