School Lunches

With September comes school lunches here are some ideas to help make lunches a little easier.

Best lunch boxes:

Lunch Ideas

Pick one from each of the groups

Proteins

  • Deli meat Ham/Chicken/Roast Beef
  • Turkey pepperoni sticks/Pepperoni slices
  • Cottage cheese/Greek Yogurt/Cheese sticks
  • Egg
  • Tuna
  • Hummus
  • Nuts, and seeds

Starches

  • Crackers/pretzels
  • Tortilla chips
  • Wrap, bread, bun, croissant, pita

Fruit & Vegetables

  • Bananas, Apples, Berries, Peach, Grapes, Freeze-dried fruit
  • Applesauce
  • Cucumbers, baby tomatoes, carrots, celery, broccoli, cauliflower

Meal Ideas

  • DIY Pizza – mozzarella grated cheese, pepperoni slices, tomato sauce, mini naan bread, mini tortilla
  • Tortilla roll ups – cream cheese, veggies, tortilla wrap – sliced into pinwheels
  • Egg salad/ tuna sandwich with crackers
  • Taco salad – grated cheese, black beans, salsa, sour cream, tortilla chips

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