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Beyond The Sandwich: Back To School Lunch Ideas

Beyond The Sandwich: Back To School Lunch Ideas

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Look. I don’t even pretend to be a good cook around here. I mean, we eat and no one complains (too much) so it seems to be working out ok. But I do love super simple back to school lunch ideas that help get the kiddos out the door and fed! And of course, I get by with a little help from my internet friends!

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When my kids want a little more in their back to school lunches, I reach to Pinterest for ideas. Of course. 

And you probably do too- which is probably how you found this post. It’s the perfect place to find all kinds of mom hacks, especially useful when you got to get the kids back into the routine this fall. 

Let’s go beyond the sandwich and reclaim back to school lunch! 

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Beyond The Sandwich Back To School Lunch Ideas

Rainbow Veggie Pinwheels – Dinner at the Zoo

Sunny Day Themed Bento – Brite and Bubbly

Apple Quesadilla – Momables

Back-to-School Themed Bento Lunch – Kitchen Fun With My 3 Sons

Lunch Box Mini Pizza – A Pumpkin and a Princess

Buffalo Chicken Bites – Adventures of a Nurse

5 Healthy Bento Boxes – Kids Activities Blog

Sandwich Kabobs – Sunny Sweet Days

PB&J Push Pops – Shaken Together Life

Banana Roll Up – Family Fresh Meals

Kid-Friendly Cucumber Sushi – Raising Whasians

Pizza Crackers Lunchable – Midget Momma

Mini Corn Dog Muffins – Hip2Save

Ham and Cheese Pinwheels – The Girl Who Ate Everything

Mini Pumpkin Pancakes – Momables

Owl Bento – Kitchen Fun With My 3 Sons

Lunch Box Quesadillas – Shaken Together Life

Baked Ravioli – Laura Fuentes

Camping Themed Bento Lunch – 3 Boys and Dog

Philly Grilled Cheese Sandwich – Momables

More Back To School Ideas For Parents

  1. Free printable first day of school signs (and last day too!) 
  2. Back to School Breakfast Ideas– the most important meal of the day, you know!
  3. Back To School Memes – hey, it’s ok to laugh. Teachers know we love them!

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