Back-to-school is here, and that means (dun-dun-DUN!) school lunches. And if your kid is planning to brown-bag it, why not give them something a little classier than a squashed PB&J and some carrot sticks? We know. Easier said than done — but not impossible.
We're the first to admit that mornings before school are insane for kids and parents alike, and there’s barely enough time to put on both socks, let alone make a lunch your kids will actually want to eat. And the old make-it-the-night-before trick? That might work for the first day or two, but let’s be real: Bedtime, too, can be a struggle — and the last thing you want to do once the kids are (finally) in bed is head to the kitchen and start working.
But before you go ahead and resign yourself to an entire school year of Lunchables, take a look at these 15 items that will help you turn any boring sandwich and veggies into a truly Pinterest-worthy affair — all in a matter of minutes.