Monday, August 15, 2011


 For months I have been looking for some high quality reusable baggies to use pack for our lunches.  I feel so wasteful using plastic baggies all the time.  We reuse our plastic baggies for dry food, but it doesn't work for wet or sticky food!  I started using tupperware, but it is so bulky in my lunch bag.  I was thrilled when Ciara from Re-Pac reusable bags agreed to a review and giveaway for our readers here at Go Long! Go Green!

Here is some info on Re-Pac Bags ...

- Made locally in California (GO USA!)
- Bags are money-saving and waste reducing
- Mold, Mildew,Re-Pac resuable bags Water, Stain and Leak resistant
- Lifetime GUARANTEE!
- Certified FREE of lead, BPA, and phthalates
- 100% plastic FREE
- Easy to clean and fast drying (dishwasher and washing machine safe)
- Variety of uses (Food, sunglasses, toiletries, makeup, school supplies, and many more!)

They come in 3 different sizes, small, medium, and large and in a variety of patterns and colors!  They are made out of 100% polyester outside and 100% nylon inside.  

Small: perfect for my homemade trail mix
Medium: I used it for my Kashi Pita Chips, but a normal size sandwich would fit perfect in here!

Large: Held my turkey and spinach sandwich with lots of extra space!  The website suggests the large items such as  grape bundles.  

My Review:  I was really impressed with these bags.  They were very easy to wash.  I just tossed them in the wash with my laundry.  Upon close examination, I am quite impressed with workmanship.  You can tell it was made in the USA!!  You know it is good when they back their product with a lfetime guarantee!

Ok, so I know you really want to know how fresh the food tasted after being stored in these baggies!  The real test, right?  I packed my lunch the evening before, about 5pm.  I didn't get into the food until the following morning about 11am.   The pita chips were just as crunchy as they were the night before when I was packing them!  The sandwich was just as fresh and tasty as I imagined!  The final taste test was my homemade trail mix, which I ate about 4pm.  It had been in the baggie for almost 24 hours.  I was really suprised to find everything crunchy and fresh!  I was so impressed with all 3 baggies and their freshness, despite the number of hours in storage.  The baggies require so much less space in my lunch bag too! 

I think I am going to have to order more!!  If you are looking for an easy to use, resuable baggie ... Re-Pac has just what you need!  They would make great gifts or stocking stuffers!! 

WIN IT:  Ciara over at Re-Pac has offered 1 full set (1 sm, 1 med, 1 large) to one VERY lucky Go Long! Go Green! reader!  

Links you will find helpful for the giveaway:
Go Green Go Long on Facebook
SGsMama on Twitter

Re-Pac Website
Re-Pac Bags on FB

This giveaway is open to the U.S. and will end on Tuesday August 30th at midnight. The winner will be drawn via and will have 48 hours to respond or another winner will be drawn. Please, no PO Boxes.

Disclaimer: I received this product free of charge. All thoughts and opinions are my own. I was not monetarily compensated for this review.


Samantha Pierce said...

I love that these snack bags have zippers! Thanks for the giveaway mama!

boyzrule said...

thanks for the giveaway! They are 45 min from my house!!


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