Back-to-school time is here! If you are attempting to live in denial… just click the X up in corner and come back when the panic has fully set in! Packing a lunch to send to school is a a fine balance — foods your kids will eat that aren’t junk foods, things that will survive the trek to school and sitting in a lunch box, and then if food allergies are a factor, the whole situation gets even more complex! So, to help you out during the back-to-school frenzy, I’ve rounded up ten great real-life school lunch ideas (nothing carved into any cartoon character’s likeness!) plus some tips for making planning and packing lunches smoother. (feature image via Unsophisticook on Snackpicks)
15+ School Lunch Ideas and Tips
Easy Homemade Pizza Pockets | Mamabelly’s Lunches with Love
Two-Tone Sandwich | Spoonful
Savory Wraps for Small Hands | Right at Home
Freezer Peach Strawberry Smoothies | Food for My Family
10 Easy School Lunch Ideas | Emmy Mom
Fresh and Fruity Kabobs (+6 more ideas) | Unsophisticook on Snackpicks
Cute Lunchbox Ideas | Lille Punkin
Pretzel Roll-ups | Wendolonia in Redbook Magazine
20 Non-Sandwich School Lunch Ideas | Keeley McGuire
Pizza Rolls | Recipe Chatter
Pre-Cut Apple | pin tested by Domestically Speaking
Peanut Butter and Jelly Push Pop Sandwiches | Shaken Together Life
And now, some tips…
Quick Tips for Packing Lunches | House of Hepworths
Tips for Planning and Packing School Lunches | Echoes of Laughter
School Lunch Menu Board | Robby Gurl’s Creations
Tips for Packing Healthy Lunches | Super Healthy Kids
Organized School Lunch Station | Living on Love and Cents
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