Lunch box leftovers (and more)

18/12/2014 Help for Parents, Lunchbox, Recipes

Making your child’s lunch each day isn’t an easy task! The same old vegemite or chicken sandwich can get a little humdrum. It’s a good idea to offer variety in your child’s lunch box. Not only will it help with boredom, but it ensures they’re being offered a variety of healthy nutrients from various food sources.

Using leftover meals is a great way to keep to a budget, prevent waste and provide nutritious meals. We’ve created the following lunch box ideas from various including rice, pasta, meatballs and chicken. Give them a try and see how your kids like them! Links to the recipes are below.

Here’s how to use your leftover pasta and rice to make the following lunch box friendly recipes:

Spaghetti Frittata

Fried Rice