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Ideas for DIY kids lunchbox

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OneOfMyTurnsComingOn Wed 12-Dec-12 14:00:48

Been having real problems getting 8 year old DD to eat her lunch.

Yesterday the cupboards were bare, so for her sandwich I gave her 2 slices of bread and a banana. She then sliced it up at lunchtime and made her own sandwich and ate the lot! She loved it grin

Has anyone got other ideas for a DIY lunch?

jojane Wed 12-Dec-12 14:03:49

Crackers a cheese and cucumber slices and ham etc
Bread sticks and dips
Cheese spread and a little knife and a bread roll

OneOfMyTurnsComingOn Wed 12-Dec-12 18:00:29

Great, thanks. Any more?

nextphase Wed 12-Dec-12 18:07:40

Slices of bread and some individual triangles of soft cheese?
I guess anything you can spread yourself? Mini pots of jam? chocolate spread? Thinking hotel portions.

If you provided the ingredients for a wrap, would she wrap it herself?

Ruffello Wed 12-Dec-12 21:27:06

Maybe small pasta shapes or rice mixed with tuna/chicken/ham/cheese and veggies? Makes a nice change from sandwiches.

OneOfMyTurnsComingOn Wed 12-Dec-12 21:57:14

Great! Thanks, I'm sure she would be happy with some of these.

MERLYPUSS Wed 12-Dec-12 23:04:34

French stick, ham, cheese, grapes and appley. DIY ploughmans. Also pate and tarmasalata?

sashh Thu 13-Dec-12 06:16:35

those little pots of humus with veg sticks.

Pita bread (halved) cherry tomatoes, cucmber, chicken

OneOfMyTurnsComingOn Thu 13-Dec-12 09:24:53

I think maybe I need to get her one of those compartmented lunch boxes.

Liking the ideas smile

SaintNiChaolas Thu 13-Dec-12 09:34:27

Come on, now.

Up Your gsme.

You need to be at least providing her with ASimpleLunch.

wink

OneOfMyTurnsComingOn Thu 13-Dec-12 10:53:20

What IS that, Chaos blush

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