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Simple and Nutritious Lunch Box Ideas!

Back to school means back to packing lunches. Here are some healthy and tasty ideas that the whole family will enjoy.

Back to school means back to packing lunch -- Eating fruits and veggies can be fun and tasty! Send your kids back to school with these healthy ideas...*

 - Apple slices with all-natural nut butter

- Cucumber and celery with hummus

- Baked sweet potato wedges or slices

- Bell pepper strips with ranch dressing

- Celery with peanut butter and raisins

- Rice cakes with cream cheese (or hummus) and tomato

- Dried fruits and raw nuts

- Fruit salad with Greek yogurt

- Pumpkin seeds and sunflower seeds

- Seasonal fruit or veggie kabobs

- Steamed broccoli and cauliflower

- Whole-grain English muffin or toast topped with fresh tomatoes and a sprinkle of mozzarella cheese

- Guacamole with carrots

 

*Yes, these are excellent choices for your own lunches too!

For more healthy lunchbox ideas, please email me Debbie@NutritionandHealthCounseling.com.

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