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Back-to-School Lunches Are Super-Easy to Make When You Buy in Bulk

Whitney Coy is a freelance writer and editor based in Columbus, OH, where she lives with her husband and two daughters. She writes frequently for SheKnows, as well as several other websites. She writes on topics including parenting, pets...

Make school lunches easy on yourself this year with these smart add-ins

It's back-to-school season, and you know what that means: slaving away in the kitchen every single morning to create perfect lunches your kids will actually eat. Right? Wrong.

This year, think smart and buy prepackaged drinks and lunchbox add-ins that your kids will love — and you can grab in a hurry. Even smarter? Buy all the things you need for making lunch in bulk so you don't run out within the first week of school. Fewer trips to the store means more time to tackle your to-do list, and that's always a win. Here are some of our favorites:

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