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What's been in your dcs lunch bag this week, need inspiration

(11 Posts)
lighteningmcmama Wed 26-Nov-14 20:34:24

Especially need snack ideas, the sandwiches I have sorted!

LakeFlyPie Wed 26-Nov-14 20:40:37

I got some little stacker pots which seem to make any snack more appealing.
Recent lunch boxes have included:
Blueberries, mini breadsticks, dried fruit and nuts, Babybel, grapes, tubes
of yogurt.

PhoebeMcPeePee Wed 26-Nov-14 20:42:58

Sandwich, banana & cut up pieces of orange/kiwi etc, yogurt & sometimes crisps or cereal bar

DomesticGoddess31 Thu 27-Nov-14 08:12:05

Sandwich, mini individually wrapped chunk of cheese, chunk of cucumber, 3 cherry toms, box of raisins, clementine and at special request I just added a few halved strawberries.

lighteningmcmama Thu 27-Nov-14 08:14:48

Thank, you great ideas.

DomesticGoddess31 Thu 27-Nov-14 18:25:31

I vary with hard boiled egg, other fruit, yoghurt pot or squashem, other dried fruit, little bag of plain homemade popcorn, pitta veg sticks and little pot of houmous instead of sandwich.

nilbyname Thu 27-Nov-14 18:30:48

Lots of raw veg chopped up- big hits are
Sugar snap peas
Peppers
Cucumber
Carrots
Mange tout
Avocado withome juice

Other snacks
Tracker bars
Frubes
Pepperami minis
Bear fruit roll ups
Raisins
Mixed nuts

DS without fail has a salami or peanut butter wrap. That's it!

slightlyinsane Fri 28-Nov-14 20:13:21

Crackers and cheese, pasta, cookies the kids made then variations of the above stuff

PhoebeMcPeePee Sat 29-Nov-14 15:00:18

Just remembered I sometimes make sausage rolls or pasties which the kids will happily eat cold

lighteningmcmama Sun 30-Nov-14 11:27:08

Thank you, more great ideas for us to try outsmile

lostintoys Mon 01-Dec-14 16:50:40

A selection of the following: Cheese and sweetcorn muffins, mini quiche, pitta bread with hummus, mini mince pies, sometimes leftover couscous or pasta, mini salamis - Polish Kabanos go down well, yogurt tube, fruit tube, grapes/apple/melon, raisins.

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