Skip the usualsandwiches andstart thinking out-of-the lunch box.
A sandwich for lunch always saves the day!Bread, Spread, lettuce, tomato, ham, egg, wrap it up on a brown bag and you’re feeling assured your kids willfinish it up to the last crumb. We understand you’ve grown tired of your child’s excuse on coming home with a half eaten meal.Has it occurred to you that your kid’s palletes have given a white flag to that same old sandwich meal?
Before you succumb to your kid’s junk food demands,take theirlunch meals to the next level with these easy and appetizing school lunch ideas.
1. Adorable AnimalSandwiches
Animate their favourite animals intotheirsandwich meals!
2. Balanced Paleo Meals
Oops! I’m not forcing my kids to go on a paleo diet but I just want them to slowly cutout the processed crap. What makes a food complete and nutritious is if it containsprotein, healthy fats and nutrients from fruits, veggies or fish and meat. I make sure they’re stored in a way it won’t get messy until the mid-day.
3. A little piece of everything
Let your kids choose a variety of veggiesfruitsthey want to have in their lunchbox. You’ll soon realise the food will more likely be in their bellies than in thebin.
4. Healthy alternatives
If your kids find sandwiches to be boring, try to give alternatives like biscuits, pretzels or crackers. You can also make a skewer usinga meatand cheese. Some fruits such as a plum and berries can be substituted for sweet treats.
5. Pasta wheel and Ham Strips
Whocould refuse this delectable pasta and ham meal? You won’t be worried anymore if they’re playing withthe food so long as itstill find its way to their mouth.
6.Whole wheat berry muffins
Treat them toa nutritious sweet muffinand rolled up some ham or hotdogs to this dish.
7. Bento Lunch ideas
Kids can goJapanese with yummy bento lunch! Andit doesn’t need chopsticks.
8. Yummy Mini Taco Wraps
If you’re afraid your kids won’t like the taste of black beans and salsa, worry no more this ideamakes it simple for you.
9. A Three Compartment Lunch Boxes
It provides a great, fast and convenient storage for all the items you will stuff in your kid’s lunch.
10. Quesadilla Delights
There’s no one in my pack who hates cheese! Chunk in some fresh goodies such as guacamole, applesticks, pineapple chunks or tortilla chips.