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9 Healthy (and Tasty) Back-To-School Snack Recipes

Phoebe Lapine | Posted 08.31.2016 | Taste
Phoebe Lapine

I know I'll be better at hitting the books (or pounding the keyboard) if I fuel my body with plenty of fiber, good fats, and vibrant veggies rather than packages of empty carbs.

How to Get Kids to Eat Healthy School Lunches

Jeanette Pavini | Posted 03.15.2015 | Parents
Jeanette Pavini

Kids are back from winter break and that means parents are back on lunch duty. Getting kids to actually eat their fruits and vegetables can be a real challenge. Here are a few ways to get kids to eat those healthy school lunches that you so lovingly pack.

Tackling Childhood Obesity Takes Resolve

Rob Bisceglie | Posted 03.15.2015 | Education
Rob Bisceglie

We all share the same desire to constantly "do better" at our jobs as parents. When it comes to school lunch, good progress is being made, but there is more to be done when it comes to creating healthy school environments.

Back-to-School Lunch Ideas

Stacie Billis | Posted 10.23.2013 | Taste
Stacie Billis

Ditch the sandwich bread.

How to Avoid Destroying Your Child's Health with School Lunches (Part 2)

Ben Greenfield | Posted 11.28.2012 | Parents
Ben Greenfield

Here are 3 simple steps to creating a healthy lunch box for your kids.

8 Brown Bag Lunches

Food52 | Posted 11.20.2012 | Taste

It's technically fall but still feels like summer, meaning your brown bag lunches should be in full celebration of this stage in between seasons.

The Best And Worst Juice Box Flavors

Posted 09.07.2012 | Taste

It's time to start packing school lunches again. We know, you're so excited. Though the thought of juice boxes doesn't exactly get us into a frenzy ei...

A Bagged Lunch To Envy

Kitchen Daily | Posted 09.06.2012 | Taste

There's a lot of wheeling and dealing that goes on in the school cafeteria. Ham and cheese sandwiches are being traded for pretzels, and chocolate pud...

Teacher Stole Lunch Money From 2nd Grade Student, Baltimore Mother Claims

Posted 03.22.2012 | Education

The mother of a second-grade student in Baltimore, Md. has filed a lawsuit claiming that her son's teacher at Gwynn Falls Elementary School assaulted ...

My Kids Will Cost Me Close To A Million Dollars And Other Financial Catastrophes

Emily Peck | Posted 04.30.2012 | Money
Emily Peck

We don't promise to have all the answers to life's money problems, but we'd like to be the place where you come to share your stories of spending and saving. Let's get talking!

6 Reasons To Look Forward To The Work Week

Food52 | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

Why not add a little sunshine to the middle of your workday by packing yourself a vibrant and fortifying lunch?

The Danger of Brown Bag Lunch

Kitchen Daily | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

It's that time of year again -- back to school! Parents, we know you're all running around buying school supplies and new clothes for your kids. It's ...

Tips For Packing A Healthy Brown Bag Lunch

Posted 01.01.2012 | Healthy Living

By Crystal Conde for YouBeauty Packing lunch for yourself and your children is a surefire way to be a healthy hero rather than a nutritional zero....

7 Summer Sandwiches

Food52 | Posted 08.10.2011 | Home

7 summer sandwiches, perfect for picnics or sprucing up a brown bag lunch. Hit up for more on all things food, from baking recipes to salv...

Speak, Memory: School Lunch, an Embarrassment of Richness

Karen Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Karen Kelly

After taking note of the fact that there are no overweight children in my son's class, including those who receive government, aid I realized that serving a very limited selection of simple food isn't such a bad idea after all.

Barely Legal Egg Salad & Bacon Wrap

Big Girls, Small Kitchen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Big Girls, Small Kitchen

This egg salad is awesome, and it makes great sandwiches even if you don't use the bacon.

Food52's Best Brown Bag Lunches Contest

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

For the past year, readers have been voting in weekly showdowns of reader-submitted recipes on a given theme. The winning recipes of each w...