The SANDWICH… it’s a lunchbox classic because it is easy to make, pack, and can be healthy when done right. But, it could also get boring. Here are some great ideas to up the fun and health quotient and still keep the lunch sandwich simple…
Instead of that PB&J, add some veggies!
Cream Cheese and Cucumber
Tuna Salad and Tomato
Yum with a protein punch!
Smoked Turkey with Paprika Mayo
You may need a recipe on this one, but it’s still easy.
- In a small bowl, combine the mayonnaise and paprika.
- Spread on 4 slices country bread and form 2 sandwiches with the bread, smoked turkey, roasted red peppers, manchego cheese, and spinach. ~Ingredient List via Real Simple
Rainbow Salad Sandwich
Cheddar and Apple
Fruit and cheese are a natural pair. Kids will love the combination of sweet and salty in this simple yet delicious sandwich. ~Real Simple Recipe Here
Avocado Chicken Salad
This four-ingredient recipe gets its creaminess from smashed avocado and yogurt. ~PopSugar Fitness
Turkey and Tomato Panini
A creamy spread full of Parmesan and fresh basil cozies up to turkey and summer-ripe tomato slices for a savory hot sandwich that will quickly become a go-to mealtime solution. ~Recipe at EatingWell
Bonus for cutting sandwiches in fun shapes!
Would your kids eat these?