Healthy Bento Lunch Ideas for Young Kids
Aside from healthy lunch ideas for young kids, check out these colorful bento boxes for kids from Laptop Lunches.
A fun idea for kids’ bento boxes featuring ham, turkey, and cheese rolled up together, sliced, and skewered with pretzel sticks as well as shelled edamame. For dessert there’s fat-free chocolate pudding and mandarin oranges
Love this idea for kids’ bento boxes featuring a sliced hard-boiled egg and 2 mini whole-grain waffles along side bell-pepper strips, sliced kiwi fruit and some blackberries. Rounding out this kids’ bento lunch is a mini corn muffin.
Catch of the Day
A fun idea for kids’ bento boxes featuring a fish-shaped tuna sandwich with lettuce on whole wheat bread along side baby carrots and low-fat ranch dip. Whole-grain Goldfish crackers add to the theme and a small plum rounds out this fun kids’ bento box idea for young kids.
Love this fresh idea for kids’ bento boxes featuring string cheese and a handful of whole wheat crackers as the entree and broccoli and cauliflower florets with light raspberry dressing as the side dish. For dessert, kids can enjoy blueberries and small slices of banana bread.
Fiesta School Lunch
Love this Mexican Fiesta idea for kids’ bento boxes featuring bean salad, melon wedges, reduced-fat cheddar cheese and a handful of whole-grain tortilla chips along with a small container of salsa.
Hole New PB
Love this idea for kids’ bento boxes featuring peanut butter and jelly on a whole wheat mini bagel. Side dishes include cherry tomatoes and a small container of low-fat Caesar dressing, pineapple chunks and mini oatmeal cookies.
Love this colorful idea for kids bento boxes featuring mini whole wheat pita pockets with grilled-chicken strips and veggies, low-fat vanilla yogurt with sliced strawberries, sugar snap peas and animal crackers.