Tired of packing the same boring sandwich for lunch? Here are some non-sandwich lunch ideas that are tasty and satisfying.
Mini Corn Dog Muffins
In the case of this Japanese-inspired lunchbox, it’s okay to play with your food. Serve rice and meat with a few fun cutouts of carrot flowers and a speedy sweet potato bunny. If you have fun making this, mix up your creations with these “20 Easy Bento Lunch Boxes” ideas.
Gluten-Free Snack Box
Keep the lunches light with this gluten-free snack box. It’s similar to a Lunchable, but a healthier alternative, so you won’t feel guilty for also slipping in one of these “Kid-Friendly, Gluten-Free Dessert Recipes” in your kiddo’s sack. Need even more simple gluten-free lunch ideas? Try these.
Mediterranean Quinoa Salad
Serve a fresh and nutritious lunch like this Mediterranean quinoa salad. Throw all the ingredients together in a bowl and top it with a lid. It’s that easy!
Turn a favorite food staple for kids into an easy lunch. These pizza buns are compact but full of flavor, and they’re part of a balanced diet when served with veggies, fruit, and a small treat.
Caprese Tortellini Lunch Box
If you’re looking for healthy lunch ideas these caprese skewers are a must-have. The basil tortellini combined with tomatoes and mozzarella are rich in flavor. Pair them with some crisp veggies and fruit for a complete meal.
BLT Salad Jar
Mini Waffle Lunchbox
What kid doesn’t love breakfast for lunch? Turn mini waffles into a faux sandwich by smothering them in cream cheese and fruit.
Leftovers for Lunch
Save time and pack the leftovers from this Crockpot lasagna soup into your compartment lunchbox. Add some fruit and nuts for a well-balanced meal.
Put those tortillas to good use by making these tasty hummus wraps. Stuff them with some greens, and serve with a side of juicy fruits.