It can be such a drag to come up with new lunch ideas for school. Especially when it seems like you are making the same thing day after day. The kids get bored with them too! Here are 20 Creative School Lunch Ideas that will sure to be kid-pleasers – and as parents, we like them to have healthy school lunches!
I will never forget volunteering in the elementary school cafeteria when my daughter was young and watching kid after kid empties their uneaten food into the garbage can. They would turn the lunch box upside down and dump the entire contents into the trash.
A lot of the food was non-perishable. All I could think was their moms probably thought they ate all their lunch! Hopefully, these school lunch ideas will have the kids leaving nothing to throw away!
It can be tough to come up with new lunch ideas for school, but these 20 recipes are sure to please both kids and parents alike. From simple sandwiches to more creative options, there's something here for everyone!
Bagels are a classic breakfast food, but they make just as delicious of a lunch. Stuff them with your favorite cream cheese filling for a sandwich that will fill you up and keep you satisfied all afternoon long.
Making number sandwiches is a fun and easy way to add some excitement to your child's lunch. This back to school lunch idea uses 1,2 and 3 cookie cutters. You can also use A, B and C cookie cutters for a 1st day of school theme. Be sure to press really hard for the cutter to get through the bread.
This bento lunch is both delicious and nutritious. It includes a variety of different flavors and textures, making it perfect for a hearty meal. Plus, it's simple enough that you can put it together in just a few minutes.
This French bread pizza is the easiest lunch idea you will ever make. It's fast, easy, and most importantly, delicious. You can use a variety of ingredients to top your pizza, making it perfect for any occasion.