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31 Healthy Back to School Lunch Items

From Fruit-Encased Salads to Flavorful Veggie Sliders

— September 2, 2014 — Life-Stages
Since it's now time to get back into the routine of preparing back to school lunches on a daily or weekly basis, these inspiring sandwiches, snacks and other tasty meal ideas should keep kids from getting bored from having the same thing day in and day out.

Rather than packing a lunchbox with a plain old grilled cheese sandwich, why not load it up with veggies for an extra healthy kick? Some other great ideas to make lunchtime staples more exciting and healthy at the same time too include swapping out bread for something as simple as a pretzel, or even a bread that can be made entirely with vegetable-based ingredients. Presentation is also important to any meal, and some of these bento lunches provide great ideas on how to balance delicious foods with good health and artistry.
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Brussels Sprout Chips
Brussels Sprout Chips
This Healthy Homemade Chip Recipe Calls for an Unusual Green
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Portable Protein Snacks
Portable Protein Snacks
The Protinis Lunches by Maple Leaf Offer Protein-Rich Foods on the Go
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Frozen Gluten-Free Burritos
Frozen Gluten-Free Burritos
Evol's Gluten-Free Burrito is Made with Love and Hormone-Free Chicken
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Video Game Lunch Lessons
Video Game Lunch Lessons
The Mario Bento Tutorial Shows You How to Prepare an Attractive Meal
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Deceiving Veggie Meatballs
Deceiving Veggie Meatballs
These Eggplant Meatballs are a Deliciously Healthy Beef Alternative
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Gobbling Breakfast Recipes
Gobbling Breakfast Recipes
Use Thanksgiving Leftovers for This Turkey-Based Eggs Benedict Dish
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Garden Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
Garden Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
This ‘Spabettie’ Serves Up Mounds of Delicious Ingredients
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Microwave Potato Chips
Microwave Potato Chips
These Healthy Potato Chips Are a Quick and Easy Snack
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Caramelized Tofu Recipes
Caramelized Tofu Recipes
These Vegetarian Options Are Delicious Fine Dining Dishes
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Nutritious Chocolate Treats
Nutritious Chocolate Treats
Peanut and Chocolate Chex Gluten-Free Bars are Tasty and Good for You
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Healthy Indulgent Truffles
Healthy Indulgent Truffles
Sweet Virtues' Healthy Chocolate Snacks Are Loaded with Superfoods
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Stacked Antipasti Sandwiches
Stacked Antipasti Sandwiches
The Spinach and Artichoke Grilled Cheese Recipe Includes Appetizers
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Fruit-Encased Salads
Fruit-Encased Salads
The Smitten Kitchen Avocado Cups are Made of Green Produce
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Kid-Friendly Milk Flavoring
Kid-Friendly Milk Flavoring
Milksplash Makes the Healthy Drink More Delicious for Growing Kids
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Scandinavian Rye Chips
Scandinavian Rye Chips
The Nordic Bakery Introduces a Healthy Snacking Option
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Protein-Packed Chips
Protein-Packed Chips
Quest Nutrition's Protein Chips Are a Satisfying, Healthy Way to Indulge
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Flavorful Veggie Sliders
Flavorful Veggie Sliders
Garden Sliders are a Refreshing Party Snack
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Protein-Packed Bean Chips
Protein-Packed Bean Chips
Beanitos' Flavored Chips Have a Base of Beans Rather Than Potatoes
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Kiddie Greek Yogurts
Kiddie Greek Yogurts
This Chobani Greek Yogurt is Branded Just for Kids
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Unusually Savoury Granola Bars
Unusually Savoury Granola Bars
This Healthy Snack Company Introduces the Strong & KIND Snack Line
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Culinary Cartoon Presentations
Culinary Cartoon Presentations
Lunchbox Awesome Shows Off Visually Playful Treats
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Cartoonish Packed Meals
Cartoonish Packed Meals
Lunchbox Dad Creates Adorable Lunches for His Two Children
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Fowl Game Food
Fowl Game Food
My Meal Box's Angry Birds Bento is Inspired by the Popular iPhone Game
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Hungry Beast Branding
Hungry Beast Branding
Omnomnom Snack Packaging Appeals to Adolescent Monsters
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Carb-Filled Dipping Cups
Carb-Filled Dipping Cups
The 'So How It Taste?' Spinach Dip Veggie Baguettes are Scrumptious
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Instant Noodle Sandwiches
Instant Noodle Sandwiches
This Creative Instant Noodle Dish is a Variation of a Grilled Cheese
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Veggie-Built Bread
Veggie-Built Bread
This Spinach Carb Creation Will Allow You to Enjoy Sandwiches Guilt-Free
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Healthy Vegetable Chips
Healthy Vegetable Chips
Running to the Kitchen's Tomato Chips are Sliced, Salted and Microwaved
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Healthy Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
Healthy Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
This Green Goddess Grilled Cheese Will Excite and Satisfy Hunger
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DIY Superpower Loaves
DIY Superpower Loaves
Channel the Man of Steel with Every Slice of the Superman Bread
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Fashionable Snack Packaging
Fashionable Snack Packaging
Emily Fruit Crisps Pouches Feature High-Fashion Fruit Prints
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