New Castle News

August 1, 2012

Courtney Caughey: Lunch Ideas for Back to School

Courtney Caughey
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — It's no surprise that another summer vacation has flown by and it's almost time for kids to go back to school. Here's some ideas for well-balanced back to school lunches.

 

5. Nutrition Expert Offers Healthy School Lunch Ideas (Youtube video)

 

Registered Dietian, Mitzi Dulan, suggests a school lunch full of variety, recommending sandwiches with avocado and a side of greek yogurt.

 

4. Healthy Back-to-School Lunch Ideas (article)

 

MealsMatter.org offers a list of food choices for children who want more than the normal ol' sandwich.

 

3. iLunchBox (website)

 

iLunchBox is a whole website dedicated to the packed lunch. The site is great for not just students, but also working adults.

 

2. Let's Do Lunch (slideshow)

 

Parents.com provides a slideshow of healthy sandwich options for lunches.

 

1. 21 Back-to-School Lunches Kids Will Love (slideshow)

 

Real Simple Magazine shares recipes for lunch-friendly soups, salads, pastas and more.