Hummus And Cucumber Toast
Use any leftover chickpeas from preparing the chickpea salad sandwich to whip up some hummus. Then, lather the hummus onto two pieces of toast, pile on slices of cucumber, and add seasoning. Hummus and cucumbers are an elite combination!
Chicken Potpie Empanadas
Fill these up with shredded chicken, carrots, peas, and onion for a comforting meal that your child will love. They do take a little extra work to assemble, but they’ll pack nicely in lunch boxes.
Pork Banh Mi
Banh mi is a popular Vietnamese sandwich featuring tender slices of pork, pickled carrots and cucumbers, and fresh cilantro arranged on a French baguette. This sandwich will add a refreshing twist to your child’s lunch. You can spread on a layer of mayonnaise for extra flavor.
Pickled Tuna Salad Sandwich
Tuna salad sandwiches are another typical school lunch. It could use an upgrade, though! In addition to finely minced dill pickles, spoon in some dill pickle relish to give it some zest.
Apple Cheddar Quesadillas
Put a sweet spin on this sandwich alternative with some thinly sliced juicy apples. Pair the apples with cheddar cheese on whole wheat tortillas for an unexpectedly tasty combo.
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