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The Best School Lunch Ideas

Check our out best school lunch ideas, from containers and bento boxes, to free lunch box note printables.
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It's the time of year again when you're constantly trying to keep school lunches fresh and, more importantly, get your kids to finish their mid-day fuel.

Check our out best school lunch ideas, from containers, the bento box trend, and free lunch box note printables.

Happy lunch making!

Adorable reusable snack bags and four other ideas for lunch box fun.


The lunch bag that's going into it's third year of use and still looks great, along with our other favorite lunch containers.


Forget Zip-Loc baggies and go for reusable separated containers.


A Bento box basics tutorial from Alphamom.

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Super cute shaped hard boiled eggs.

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How about using naan bread for your PB&Bs?


Sweet printable lunch notes.


Very cute lunch box notes from Wee Life.


And a little bit of nostalgia from your own childhood, remember those metal lunch boxes?

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Which one did you have?


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Shaped Hard Boiled Eggs for Kid Lunches

How cool are these shaped hard boiled eggs to make for kid school lunches? Imagine how delighted she'll be to open up lunch and see these!

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With school lunch duty right around the corner, I've added Kids Lunch Containers to my back-to-school shopping list. Here are some of my favorites.


Sweet Printable Lunch Box Notes

Here are some sweet printable lunch box notes to download and use willy nilly.

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Lunch Box Planning from Momtrends

Now that we’re all well into the school year, your lunch box mojo may be fading. Have no fear! Nicole Feliciano of Momtrends shares her genius lunch box planning system.

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5 Fresh and Easy School Lunch Ideas

Look no further for fresh and easy school lunch ideas. I did a slew of research and have found these 5 to be both tasty and easy!

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I got a note home from school that let me know that we had $2.15 due in lunch money and that as a result my 2nd grader was served a "partial" lunch.