Here are a few lunch and snack ideas that are easy to put together, wholesome, affordable and that kids will actually eat!
Fun Bear Sandwich.
Use a bear head shaped cutter to cut out your bread. Make your child’s favourite sandwich: egg, ham and cheese etc. Cut round pieces of white cheese for the eyes with black olives as pupils. In one container place round pieces of yellow cheddar cheese and a cherry tomato. For desert, delicious strawberry pieces.
This eye-catching snack is easy to make and a fun way to get your kids to eat a 1/2 cup of fruit
PLACE cheese in 1 side of resealable sandwich-size plastic bag; loosely tie pie cleaner or twist tie around middle of bag. Place fruit in other end of bag; seal bag, then twist pipe cleaner tightly to separate cheese from fruit..
CURL ends of pipe cleaner to resemble antennae of a butterfly.
REFRIGERATE until ready to serve. Untwist pipe cleaner, leaving bag sealed. Gently shake bag to mix fruit and cheese. Open bag and enjoy!
Delicious, fast and easy.
Cut up your favourite cheddar cheese, strawberries, grapes and pineapple.
Arrange and serve cold .
The simplest and healthiest foods seem to look a little extra yummy when they’re prepared in a unique way
Kids will love this variation of their sandwich! Use their favourite cold cuts, cheddar cheese, lettuce, a cherry tomato and sandwich these between 2 pieces of whole wheat bread. In another compartment add baby carrots and celery sticks, pretzels and some grapes. Kids love jell-o. Why not make a small amount ahead of time and then refrigerate it in the lunchbox container overnight. You’ll be sure to make your kids smile at lunch time.