Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Back to School is Cool With These Healthy Lunches

In light of all the hustle and bustle of American kids traversing back to school, here is some inspiration from Madame Martha and her team on how to kickstart the year with some awesome lunches. These recipes are not only fresh and kid friendly but they are packed full of healthy ideas laden with essential vitamins and minerals that children need to get through the day. We asked our own little brood and here are their top 3 choices:

1. Turkey Caesar Sammy


We love that the dressing is so simple: lemon juice, Worcestershire sauce, parmesan added to mayo. Delicious.
 2. Chocolate Zucchini Cupcakes


We had to have a sweet treat! Nuts have amazing health benefits so toppings are a great place to serve them.
Allergies in your home? Skip the nuts all together and enjoy!
Click here for the full recipe!

 3. Taco Salad Wraps
Taco Night is a staple in our home so why not shed some light & put it in the lunch box?
Beans, guac, sour cream. lettuce & tomato all wrapped up into one sounds fantastico to us.
For more health benefits, opt for whole wheat tortillas.


photos from www.marthastewart.com

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