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As the kids return back to school, you can prepare too by checking out these 10 excellent back-to-school lunch ideas. This article includes back-to-school recipes that are fun, easy and totally tasty. From delicious sandwiches to Healthy Living snacks, these kid-friendly recipes are just what you need to pack up the lunch box. Getting the kids back to school can be hectic, but these ideas for school lunches are simple and stress-free. So get a jumpstart on your recipe homework, and explore back-to-school lunch ideas from My Food and Family below.
Don’t let them give all the apples away to their teachers! They’re going to want to keep some for this Apple ‘Donuts’ recipe. We’ve done our homework and found the way to make kids crazy for apples is cream cheese and sprinkles.
Two worlds collide in this creative Apple-Waffle Sandwich recipe. Waffles—a classic morning favorite— make a lunchtime debut in this sweet and savory sandwich.
Let your kids have fun with emojis, even when they’re not looking at their phone! These Emoji Mac and Cheese Cups let them enjoy a classic lunch in a whole new way.
Find out how to make these simple yet scrumptious Hummus Mini-Pita Pockets. Sliced cucumbers and tomatoes help give these hummus pockets some color.
Try something new with this recipe for Sandwich Sushi. This Healthy Living recipe with ham, cheese and whole wheat bread is a wholesome option for lunchtime.
Surprise the kids with this Ants on a Log recipe. Top crunchy celery with cream cheese and raisins in this fun snack.
Make these Peanut Butter & Jelly Cupcakes for an innovative twist on the classic crowd-favorite. These cupcakes are the perfect lunchtime treat.
Discover the perfect mix of sweet and savory with these Fruity-Spiced Glazed Nuts. This easy-to-make snack includes just four ingredients!
Explore this Checkerboard Sandwich recipe. This turkey sandwich cut into tasty bite-size pieces is sure to be a hit at the lunch table.
Give lunchtime some flavor with this Creamy Hawaiian Fruit Salad. Fresh fruit, fluffy marshmallows and toasted coconut come together in this amazing recipe.
Find out how to make these delicious No-Bake Homemade Granola Bars. A Healthy Living recipe, both mom and kids will love these sweet, crunchy granola bars.
Looking for more great back-to-school recipes? Check out our delicious lunch box ideas.