Send Your Kids Back to School with a Healthy Lunch
The start of a new academic year means itâ€™s time to for your children to eat at school again. Â Obviously, they canâ€™t take your kitchen with them. Â However, here are some healthy food ideas that will easily fit in their backpacks. Corn and Zucchini Fritters These treats start with whole wheat pancake batter. Â Add frozen corn and grated zucchini. Â The zucchini will add moisture when you cook them like a pancake. Â A small cup of Greek yogurt is the perfect complement for your studentâ€™s lunch. Â They wonâ€™t leave their lunchbox on the counter. The Elvis Burrito If your goal is to have your kids say, â€œViva, school lunch!â€, start with a toasted tortilla. Â Spread peanut butter on it. Â Sprinkle on pieces of bacon. Â Finish up the treat by wrapping up the tortilla complete with banana slices. Â Donâ€™t be surprised if you hear, â€œThank you very muchâ€ when you add this treat to their lunch. Mini-Bagel Breakfast Sandwich Breakfast food for lunch? It will definitely be a hit. Â Spread cream cheese on both halves of a bagel. Â Stack on scrambled eggs, a tomato slice and Canadian bacon. The great thing about this treat is you can serve it as an after school snack as well. Â Just pop it in the microwave. Make lunch time the best time this school year. Â Put your kitchen to full use and get your kids ready for academic success with a healthy lunch.