Lunch Box Ideas – What’s in the bag?

August 20, 2013

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Lunch Box Ideas

lunch box ideas


School is back in session!!  For this mom, it means 5 lunches packed EVERYDAY!  25 lunches a week!!  My family gets tired of the same old sandwich!  I have to get creative to keep the bunch happy!  Each week we will share with you a couple of our lunch box ideas !  If you have  fun, upbeat lunch box ideas, we would love for you to send it in!!  Snap a picture of your cool lunch box ideas!  If there is a recipe please send it too!  We look forward to keeping lunch fun this year sharing our lunch box ideas!

What’s in the Bag?

Okay  this week is a very…very..busy week! Most of you that have kids starting this week can relate!!  I REALLY will get more creative in my lunch box ideas … I promise!!  Hopefully, some of you can help me out with that!!

lunch box ideas

This is my “Off beat” child’s lunch!  She is very picky..but she really likes strange things!!
(1) French’s fried onions- I know..YUCK & not very healthy!
(2) Pickled Okra!! Yes, she is only 6!
(3) Pepperoni
(4) Plain Turkey Sandwich
(5) Rice Krispies Treat

lunch box ideas
(1) Pepperoni & Cream Cheese – My kids LOVE THESE!! I just buy low fat cream cheese and spread it on a pepperoni and fold it like a taco!
(2) Turkey Sandwich
(3) Bugles
(4) Grapes-Not pictured
(5) Rice Kripies treat

lunch box ideas

Kid’s number 3 and 4 wanted the same thing.. So I did two of these:)
(1) Salad with Grape tomatoes, pepperoni, cucumber & cheese w/ homemade greek yogurt dressing (1 cup greek yogurt, juice of half lemon, 2 T Olive Oil & black pepper)
(2) Grapes
(3) Rice Kripies Treat

Now it’s your turn??  What’s in the bag for your little ones this week?  Share your tips, ideas, pictures and recipes with us at or post to facebook!


*I am not a nutritionist, nor do I claim to be.  This is just a mom, fixing a good, fairly healthy & economical lunch for her bunch!  Please keep nutritional value bashing to yourself, LOL!  I have 4 healthly kids:)

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