The first day of school will be here before we know it. And that means it’s almost time to pack school lunches again.
I have to confess that school lunches are a challenge for us. My boys aren’t into the traditional sandwich lunch, like I remember. So I struggle to come up with what to pack that is healthy and filling. Fortunately, there are tons of awesome school lunch ideas out there!
School lunches have really changed since I was little and there are plenty of ideas that don’t involve sandwiches or even traditional lunch boxes. I hope you can find something to make your child happy…and your mornings a little easier. I can’t wait to give some of these a try!
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School Lunch Ideas
What Lisa Cooks shares all of her family’s school lunches (with photos) and there is not a sandwich in sight.
Do you have a child who only wants peanut butter and jelly for lunch? Cooking Classy shares five fun ways to make this classic.
Taming Twins shares 36 non-sandwich lunchbox ideas and even includes a mix-and-match list to help you out.
If your sandwich hater is also nut-free, then you will want to check out these lunchbox ideas from Kitchn.
Our Three Peas has an extensive list of school lunch ideas that you can mix-and-match in order to find something your child will like.
The creator of Easy Lunchboxes even has a Pinterest board devoted to easy lunchbox lunches with over 10,000 pins!