👉 DIY Variety ChipPacks


DIY Variety Chip Packs for Budget-Friendly Snacking


  • Assorted bags of Great Value brand chips (potato chips, tortilla chips, corn chips, etc.)
  • Square snack bags (or any small ziplock bags)
  • Optional: Seasoning mix (e.g., a blend of salt, pepper, paprika, garlic powder, onion powder)


  1. Gather Your Supplies:
    • Purchase assorted bags of Great Value brand chips in flavors your kids love.
    • Get square snack bags; ensure they are close in size to the variety chip bags you usually buy.
  2. Create a Snacking Station:
    • Set up a clean and spacious area to assemble your DIY chip packs.
    • Lay out the assortment of chips and the square snack bags.
  3. Portion Control:
    • Open the Great Value chip bags and portion them into the square snack bags. Aim to distribute an even mix of flavors in each bag.
    • If you have a favorite seasoning mix, sprinkle a bit into each bag to enhance the flavor. Seal the bags and give them a gentle shake to distribute the seasoning evenly.
  4. Labeling (Optional):
    • If the chip flavors are not easily distinguishable, consider labeling each bag with the chip type or a fun name. This adds an extra element of excitement for your kids.
  5. Store and Enjoy:
    • Store the DIY chip packs in a cool, dry place. They are now ready for your kids to grab and enjoy whenever they want a tasty snack.
  6. Cost Comparison:
    • Reflect on the cost savings and feel proud of the budget-friendly alternative you’ve created. With 42 bags for $9, you’ve not only saved money but also increased the variety for your kids.


  • You can involve your kids in the process of creating their custom chip packs. Let them mix and match their favorite flavors for a personalized snacking experience.
  • Experiment with different seasoning mixes to add a unique touch to each bag.
  • Consider adding a note or a fun drawing on the snack bags to make them even more appealing to your kids.

Now, your family can enjoy a wide variety of chips without breaking the bank

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