12 Recipes For Back To School Lunches

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Lunchtime at school should be an enjoyable break. Try out these recipes to add some pizzazz to the lunch box.

Save The Tuna Salad On Rye

The combination of the pickles, celery, onions, and lots of black pepper will tickle traditional tuna lovers.

Get the recipe: Save the Tuna Salad on Rye

Kickin' Turkey Club Wrap

Experiment with this classic crowd-pleaser by trying it out in a wrap.

Get the recipe: Kickin' Turkey Club Wrap

Back-To-School Raspberry Granola Bars

These are delicious made with any flavor of jam , as well as the raspberry preserves called for here and the crumbly soft, jammy-sweet bars travel well, so they're ideal for school bake sales.

Get the recipe: Back-to-School Raspberry Granola Bars

Grilled Chicken Pasta Salad With Kalamata Olives, Capers And Sun Dried Tomatoes

No need to let salad be basic. The use of grilled chicken brings depth of flavor to this dish.

Get the recipe: Grilled Chicken Pasta Salad with Kalamata Olives, Capers and Sun Dried Tomatoes

Yellow School Bus Cookies

These delectable chocolate filled cookies get dressed up with yellow frosting and candy decorations to create sweet treats that are as fun to make as they are to eat!

Get the recipe: Yellow School Bus Cookies

Peanut Butter And Banana Tacos

This tasty "taco" features whole wheat cinnamon toast bread spread with crunchy peanut butter and topped with bananas. What fun!This tasty "taco" features whole wheat cinnamon toast bread spread with crunchy peanut butter and topped with bananas. What fun! This tasty "taco" features whole wheat cinnamon toast bread spread with crunchy peanut butter and topped with bananas. What fun!This tasty "taco" features whole wheat cinnamon toast bread spread with crunchy peanut butter and topped with bananas.

Get the recipe: Peanut Butter and Banana Tacos

Quinoa Salad With Spinach, Strawberries And Goat Cheese

Combining nutrient-packed spinach, luscious strawberries, fresh basil, sliced almonds and tangy goat cheese makes for a delicious and super healthy lunch. The salad is delicious on its own but it’s also great topped with grilled chicken breast.

Get the recipe: Quinoa Salad with Spinach, Strawberries and Goat Cheese

Spring Pasta With Blistered Cherry Tomatoes

This tasty vegetable pasta boasts juicy roasted tomatoes with asparagus, Broccolini and shavings of ricotta salata cheese.

Get the recipe: Spring Pasta with Blistered Cherry Tomatoes

Avocado Egg Salad

This versatile avocado egg salad replaces mayonnaise with avocado for a healthy alternative to the typical egg salad.

Get the recipe: Avocado Egg Salad

Mixed Greens With Berries And Honey-Glazed Hazelnuts

Pureed berries form the base of the dressing, giving the low-cal salad a velvety texture and rich flavor.

Get the recipe: Mixed Greens with Berries and Honey-Glazed Hazelnuts

Whale-Shaped Crackers With Cheddar And Nori

For a savory interpretation of animal crackers, try these whale-shapped crackers with cheddar and nori.

Get the recipe: Whale-Shaped Crackers with Cheddar and Nori

Simple Pizza Puffs

You only need five ingredients to make these delicious pizza puffs filled with gooey mozzarella cheese in a blanket of warm, flaky puff pastry crust. Kids and parents alike won't be able to get enough!

Get the recipe: Simple Pizza Puffs

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Just because the school year is approaching doesn't mean that lunchtime has to be any less enjoyable. From peanut butter sandwiches to quinoa salad, these tasty recipes will please even the pickiest eater. Don't let that brown bagged lunch be average!

Check out the slideshow above to discover 10 recipes for school lunches.

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