The festive season is well behind us, and the back-to-school run is in full swing. That means lunchbox prep is back, and here to stay. Here are some fresh and creative kids lunchbox ideas to try.
Mini sandwich kebabs
Try these great mini sandwich kebabs to put the fun back into lunchtime.
Tasty, easy wraps
Who doesn’t love wraps? They are easy to make, easy to pick up and eat for kids. What’s best? You can sneak in good vegetables without having to try to force your kids to eat them.
Have a look at these chicken lunchbox wraps.
Healthy pasta salads
Try a healthy pasta salad for variety. You can also add vegetables and chicken with some fresh herbs. Better yet, if you have the pasta salad for dinner, you can also pack it for lunch, which will save you time. Just be careful to choose a healthy dressing. Have a look at these ideas for home-made healthy salad dressings.
Try this lunchbox pasta recipe.
Chickpea salad sandwich
We found this great chickpea sandwich recipe we think you might want to try. Here’s what you need to make it:
2 tablespoons of can chickpeas, drained and rinsed
1 stalk celery, finely chopped
1/4 cup red bell pepper, finely chopped
2 tablespoons red onion, finely chopped
2 tablespoons sweet pickle relish, (I used PA’s Pickle)
1/4 teaspoon dill
1/4-1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 cup vegan mayo, (I used Just Mayo) extra to spread on the bread
4 slices of bread, (I used gluten-free bread)
2 lettuce leaves
Bread to make the sandwich.
If you’re looking for lunchbox ideas for yourself, you might want to have a look at these tasty work lunchbox ideas.