Healthy lunches for kids of all ages

If your kids are still in school or will be attending a summer school/day camp, chances are you will need to pack lunches for them at least some of the time Even if the kids aren’t packing, it can be easy to get stuck in a rut sometimes with the same old PB&J sandwiches every day has introduced a Healthy Lunch Maker interactive application on their website that allows parents to mix and match foods suitable for children from ages 3 to 11 years, finding exciting new recipes to pack lunch for kids The application lets parents customize sandwiches with the type of bread, meat, cheese, vegetables, and condiments, and then pair their custom sandwich with a snack and a beverage The application then calculates the nutritional value of the meal, giving the parents an idea of how many calories, carbohydrates, fat, sugar, and fiber their child will be eating also has recipes and tips for healthy lunch boxes, from smoothies to mini pizza muffins The site has many wonderful ideas for all meals, including foods that will tempt the palates of both adults and children