This is the year that back-to-school lunches are as easy as 1-2-3! Simply choose healthy options from 3 core food groups (protein/dairy; whole grains and fruit/vegetable) and you have the start to a quick and wholesome meal. Try some of our fun and healthful combinations below and visit www.meijermealbox.com for more back to lunch, breakfast and snacks ideas.
Here Fishy Fishy!
1 – Markets of Meijer Low Sodium Deli Turkey and Low Fat Cheddar Cheese
2 – Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Bread
3 – Lettuce, tomato and cucumber slices
Additions – Kiwi Slices, 1% Chocolate Milk
This One’s a Hoot!
1 – Chicken Salad
2 – Whole Grain Round Flat Bread
3 – Fresh Grapes
Make chicken salad sandwich on round bread; on top of bread add circles of cheese and black olive slices for owl eyes and a triangle of cheese for the beak; cut one black olive slice in half for the claws and “perch” your owl on 2 baby carrot “twigs”.
Additions – Fresh Grapes; Baked Cheese Curls or Whole Grain Graham Cracker Sticks
1 – Cheese Sticks and Nut Mix
2 – Whole Grain Pretzels
3 – Baby Cucumber Wedges, Grape Tomatoes and Mixed Fresh Berries