Home > School and Learning > Back to School > Preparing for Back to School > 10 Easy Ideas for Better Bag Lunches

Slideshow Iconslideshows MORE

|

10 Easy Ideas for Better Bag Lunches

9 of 12
PastaSaladwithPeas

Pasta Salad


Pasta salad doesn't have to be a snooze. Here's another opportunity to find out your child's favorite ingredients and add them to an old standby: pasta. Cook spirals, shells, or other fun-shaped pasta. After it has cooled, toss in peas and turkey pepperoni, or leftover taco beef and sweet corn, or pieces of broccoli and cheese ... the possibilities are endless. Just add low-fat salad dressing and you're done!

Next: Rainbow Lunch

More on: School Lunch Ideas and Information

highlights

Buried in Toys?
Get the most use out of your child's toys and space with these simple and kid-friendly ways to organize your child's playroom.

Find Today's Newest & Best Children's Books!
Looking for newly released books for your child? Try our new Book Finder tool to search for new books by age, type, and theme, and create reading lists for kids!

Top 10 Wintertime Neighborhood Games
Is cabin fever setting in? Round up the neighborhood kids for some cold and snowy fun!

Ready for Kindergarten?
Try our award-winning Kindergarten Readiness app! This easy-to-use checklist comes with games and activities to help your child build essential skills for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

stay connected

Sign up for our free email newsletters and receive the latest advice and information on all things parenting.

Enter your email address to sign up or manage your account.

Facebook icon Facebook icon Follow Us on Pinterest

editor’s picks