Although school has been back in session for most for a few weeks now, it’s not always easy for parents to come up with nutritious lunches for the kids that are easy and healthy, but still fun for the little ones to eat without getting bored! We wanted to put together some awesome, healthy, packable lunch ideas that we came up with and found on the internet that are so simple, they don’t even need a recipe or very much time to prepare! Your kiddos are sure to LOVE these combos and you will definitely feel confident and excited to give to them!

Homemade Lunchables with meat, cheese (Babybel and Laughing Cow are awesome for kids!), and crackers with a juice box, berry fruit, and an unsweetened applesauce pouch
Mini hummus and veggie wraps, greek yogurt, and crackers
Basil and pecan chicken salad, crackers, cucumber slices, and blueberries
Laughing Cow cheese wedges, crackers or pretzels, fresh cherries, and a homemade fruit mini muffin
Green smoothie, peanut butter sandwich crackers, pear slices, and trail mix
Mini bagel ham sandwich, cheese stick, cucumber slices, apple, and pretzels
Tomato Basil Alphabet Soup, chocolate milk box, garlic toast, and strawberries
Tuna Fish, crackers, cheese cubes, pear, and yogurt covered raisins
Apple slices turned into peanut butter sandwiches, yogurt raisins, cheese stick, and baby tomatoes
Macaroni salad, cheese stick, apple, fruit leather, and cauliflower pieces
Cheese quesadilla, guacamole, salsa, tortilla chips, and strawberries
Deli meat and cheese kabobs (add some veggies if they like!), red pepper slices, apples, fruit leathers
Turkey ranch wraps, clementines, crackers, and a juice box
Egg salad sandwich, veggie straws, a peach, and low fat Nilla Wafers
Thai chicken lettuce wraps, pepper slices, fruit salad
Homemade acai bowl with berries and granola, and pita chips
Raspberry sunflower butter sandwich, starfruit, almonds, hard boiled egg, and veggies
Tortilla sushi rolls, fruit, hard boiled egg, and sliced veggies
Pita pocket pizzas, nectarines, yogurt, hard boiled egg, veggies, and ranch dip
Veggie patties, grilled zucchini, and fruit with coconut
Quinoa salad, hard-boiled bacon eggs, and fruit gummy
Leftover pasta, berries, and cucumber slices
Pumpkin muffin, olives, nut rolled date, berries, cheese and a zinc drop
Veggie pasta, cucumber salad, avocado, crackers, seeds and beans
Yogurt with granola, almond butter sandwich, carrots, and strawberries

We hope these ideas give you some new found inspiration to switch up your kiddos’ lunches from the simple PB & J in some fun, simple ways! They’ll thank you for it, and you can thank us later too! 🙂

Be sure to check out our sources where we found so many lovely meal ideas as well as the many other ones they share on the sites:

Back to School Kids Lunch Ideas

https://laurenslatest.com/50-school-lunch-ideas-healthy-easy/

30 Healthy School Lunch Ideas

https://theinspiredhome.com/articles/5-staple-packable-school-lunches-to-get-you-out-of-your-rut?gclid=Cj0KCQjw2efrBRD3ARIsAEnt0eh_XavLUF8NHuBq1fD-eiX-Fj8mW_4emoIA00v8KdTlA_tCIZ5om3EaAkPgEALw_wcB

https://www.mamanatural.com/school-lunch-ideas/

~ Abby

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