31 Days of Back-to-School Lunches for Kids
It’s not even September, and you’re already feeling the back-to-school lunch fatigue. That’s why we put together an epic list of low-maintenance options to get you through an entire month of lunch-box meals.
Day 2: Cucumber Avocado Toast
To keep cukes in place, use plastic wrap for each slice.
Day 4: Mini Broccoli Quiche
Bite-size and also basic, even for picky palates.
Day 5: Turkey Sandwich Kebabs
Your kids will go nuts for this deconstructed version.
Day 9: Caesar Salad Pita Pocket
For an inventive spin on the traditional salad.
Rainbow Veggie Pinwheels
Send your kid to school with two or three.
Day 13: Citrus Chicken Quinoa Salad
Nutritious and delicious.
Day 15: Tabouleh
For when your kid prefers something light and refreshing.
Day 18: BLT Chicken Caesar Salad Wrap
Bonus points if you wrap ’em up with baker’s twine.
Day 19: Buddha Bowl with Sweet Potatoes and Chickpeas
Assembled with love.
Day 21: Pear Almond Butter Toast with Granola
Even the pickiest eater will love munching on this.
Day 23: Butternut Squash Noodles With Tahini Sauce
For a pasta alternative.
Day 24: The Easiest Chopped Chickpea Greek Salad
It’s all about the crunch.
Day 26: Cauliflower CousCous with Kale and Cabbage
Day 27: Spicy Udon Stir-Fry
Perfect for your gourmet kid.
Day 30: Balsamic Garlic Roasted Mushrooms and Quinoa
Day 31: Banana Dogs
The anything-but-basic PB&J.