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Coming up with new and interesting lunch ideas can be a time-consuming task, so we’re here to help. Start the school year off right with these creative and delicious recipe ideas!


Bento Box – Great for picky eaters who might like keeping foods separate.

Photo and recipe via Following in My Shoes


Grilled Cheese Roll-Ups – Try this fun spin on a cheesy classic!

Photo and recipe via Coupon Clipping Cook


Mini Deep Dish Pizzas – Kids can even help assemble these yummy pizza bites!

Photo and recipe vie Dashing Dish


Cauliflower Cheese Nuggets – “Delicious vegetarian nuggets for kids packed with super nutritious cauliflower!”

Photo and recipe via My Fussy Eater


Taco Pop Tarts – Easy to make and more portable than a taco!

Photo and recipe via Babble


Lemon Blueberry Energy Bites – Energy and protein bites make great after-school snacks.

Photo and recipe via The Recipe Rebel


Cereal Yogurt Bark – Just add your favorite cereal and voila!

Photo and recipe via Hello, Wonderful


Cauliflower Poppers – Can’t get enough veggies? Try these yummy poppers!

Photo and recipe via The Cozy Apron


Strawberry Apple Fruit Leather – Homemade fruit rollups with just two ingredients.

Photo and recipe via Courtney’s Sweets


Avocado Cream Cheese Sandwich – Kid and grown up friendly!

Photo and recipe via Weelicious


Cinnamon Apple Chips – These are great for a crisp healthy snack. Check out our Apple Orchards blog and see where you can pick your own apples!

Photo and recipe via Cook Craft Love


Power Smoothie for Kids – Smoothies are a great way to add a boost of protein, fruits and veggies!

Photo and recipe via Katy She Cooks