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Pack Healthy, "Green" Lunches


Homemade lunches are usually much more nutritious than the school cafeteria's options. If you're short on ideas for lunches, check out these easy alternatives to boring sandwiches, plus these healthy snacks to pack in addition to fresh fruit and veggies. Keep Mother Earth in mind when packing lunches by ditching the brown bag, reusing plastic snack bags, and following these other tips for "green" school lunches.

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