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Lunch Box Ideas

How to Overcome Lunch Box Stress

When your kids are begging for anything other than a peanut butter and jelly sandwich but you’re a parent short on time and resources, it’s important to have an arsenal of quick, easy, and nutritious meal plans to help tackle school lunches.

Packing lunch boxes every day can get stressful fast! Our lunch box plan makes things easy with two full weeks of healthy and delicious lunches your kids will actually want to eat. These lunch box ideas for kids are so simple to prepare that you can delegate easy tasks to your kids and get lunch ready to go even faster!

Whether you have a picky eater, a weary kindergartner, or a vegan or vegetarian kid to feed, you can use our schedule as a foundation for the weeks ahead. Bring the schedule with you to the grocery store to help cut down on unnecessary purchases or easily delegate by passing off the schedule to your partner, babysitter or mother-in-law.

Step One: Create a Two-Week Rotating Lunch Chart

The key to filling a lunchbox with wholesome foods that are essential for healthy growth and ... Read more

Sandwich with pita bread, Ham and cheese salad and cucumber, 10 almonds, Vegetables crudité with hummus.
Mini meatballs and sausages, Cucumbers and tomatoes on a stick Fruit, red cheese, and pretzel chips
Chicken teriyaki and rice, Vegetables crudité with ranch and hummus, Green iced tea.
Chili with sour cream and cheese on the side, Avocado cilantro, Fruit, herbal mint tea.
Chicken tenders with coconut Sweet and sour, soy, or peanut sauce Vegetables crudité with ranch and hummus Fruit and green ice tea
2 tamales, 10 olives, Vegetables crudité with ranch and hummus, Green iced tea, 10 cashews,
Shrimp or sausages with vegetables and fried rice, Vegetables crudité with ranch and hummus, Green iced tea.  
Crackers with cheese, Salami olives and pear, Peanut butter on celery with raisins.

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