Lunchbox hacks to make back-to-school mornings a breeze

How to create a balanced lunchbox

HOUSTON

School lunch ideas are on the menu!

The first week of school is one of the busiest weeks of the year for many families, and packing a healthy lunch is just one more thing to worry about. 

Registered dietitian Mary Ellen Phipps with Milk and Honey Nutrition recommends putting a system in place to make school mornings a breeze. Think about what makes sense for your family.

Depending on your schedules, prepping lunch on the weekends for the week ahead, prepping the night before or prepping the morning of could make a huge difference.

And you can't forget about snacks to keep kids fueled throughout the day!
Click, here, to check out 13 healthy no-bake lunchbox treat ideas kids will be excited for. 

Mary Ellen shares kid-tested ideas to make lunchtime a snap.


NECESSARY NUTRIENTS NEEDED IN DAILY LUNCHES