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    I alternate between what I send with my girls, this morning was a rush out the door morning so they what I could grab the fastest;
    -grapes, apples and strawberries
    -mountain bread wrap with ham, cheese & salad
    - bliss balls with some dried apricots
    - Greek yoghurt
    - cheese stick
    -boiled egg
    - packet of grain waves

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    Usually a carb type, sandwich or pizza scrolls or picklets, two types of fruit usually berries apples or mandarins (seasonal), cherry tomatoes and melon are also a regular feature. I try to bake snacks so home made cookies or muffins otherwise a fruit bar or shapes.
    In winter I'll put yogurt in there too but not in qld's summer.

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    A sandwich, 2 types of fruit, yoghurt and a snack box with something home made (muffin/pikelets/slice and either a few crackers or some dates.

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    Default What do you pack in your child's lunch box?

    We have a planetbox so have a few different small compartments so I do a variation every day of :

    Fruit section
    Strawberries
    Grapes
    Watermelon
    Rockmelon
    Kiwi

    Veggie section
    Cucumbers
    Carrots
    Baby Capsicum
    Peas
    Celery

    Morning tea

    Crackers
    Mini muffins
    Cheese
    Olives
    Breadsticks
    Mini rice cakes
    Boiled eggs

    Protein:
    Wraps ( usually poached chicken or avocado/cheese salad)
    Sandwiches/rolls
    Salmon Rice balls
    Rice cakes with avocado
    Chicken wings
    Frittata/quiche

    Treats:
    Goji berries
    Sultanas
    Freeze dried fruit

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    DP does the school lunches most of the time, but when I do my DS's this is what I put:
    -Sandwich x 1
    -Fresh fruit x 1
    -Yoghurt x 1 (generally the squeezy pouch type, but I also make Easiyo yoghurt)
    -Vegetable (cherry tomatoes, cucumber, carrot for example)
    -Snack (either sweet or savoury), could be a baked item like a muffin/cake/slice or a small packet of chips or crackers.

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    My 6yo dd is very fussy with her lunch and what I pack only tends to get half eaten.
    She usually has:
    1 vegemite and butter sandwich
    1 serving of fruit eg nectarine, plum, banana, grape
    1 snack sometimes eg shapes, le snak, pancake


    Ds is much less fussy and for him it's usually:
    1 sandwhich with ham, salami and cheese
    1 serving of fruit
    1 snack eg shapes, yogurt, le snak, pancake


    If I run out of bread I will substitute with saos, rice cakes, crackers.
    I also sometimes pack tuna or scrambled egg as the protein substitute in place of ham/salami

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    Awesome ideas , thank you.

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    Thanks for ideas for MY lunch box ladies


 

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