Need ways to get more veggies into your kid’s lunch box? You’re not alone.
The simple lunches below make eating vegetables at lunch delicious. Like what you see? Click through to the post to learn the tips to keep everything fresh in the lunchbox!
School Lunches with Veggies
Veggies should not be the afterthought of packing school lunches. There are ways to incorporate them into a lunch without hiding them.
They can be part of the main lunch, like in the zucchini pizza bites, dipped, or added to a kid-favorite food!
Here are some lunches with veggies:
Veggie Snacks for School Lunches
Another way to add an extra serving of vegetables into your child’s day is by packing delicious snacks rich in veggies, like one of these:
The most obvious way of adding vegetables to lunch is on the side! Below are the most popular veggies to add to a lunchbox.
- Carrots, baby or sticks
- Cucumber, sliced or in wedges
- Tomatoes, grape or cherry
- Sugar snap peas
- Celery sticks
- Bell pepper, sliced into strips
- Avocado, sliced or mashed
- Jicama, sliced into strips
- Lettuce, shredded or chopped
- Spinach, shredded or chopped
- Peas, frozen or room temperature
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Use this printable PDF to pack easy, nutritious lunches your kids will LOVE!
Each lunchbox will be filled with a variety of healthy carbs, fats, and quality protein to keep them satiated and focused for the entire school day.