Nutrition | Ages 6–10 | Ages 11–14

Ten Ideas for Shaping up School Lunches

Boy on a school busThe return to school means a new round of schedules, homework and hassles; but worse for some is the return to the grind of making school lunches every day. Although a seemingly innocuous task, making lunches that kids will actually eat ranks near the top of the list of daily drudgery for many of us, up there with doing the dishes and laundry.

But there is hope. Although you might not ever love making lunches, here are ten tips and tricks for making school lunches more enjoyable for you to prepare and for your kids to eat.

>Tip 1: Make it fresh and fun



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