31 Easy School Lunch Ideas for Kids Which Are Not Boring

Hands down (and ask any parent, I say) deciding menus for kids’ lunchboxes smartly is one of the challenging parts of parenting.  Let’s face it, not everyone is a MasterChef and not every child enjoys the same old boring lunchboxes. And to top it all, yes, we lack creativity and inspiration early in the mornings, let alone handle wishes of picky eaters and conquer constant battles against the clock. (25 Genius Tips Parents of Picky Eaters Should Definitely Try)

But, buck up you sulking parents, because….

With our list of easy lunch ideas for kids you will be able to cook up absolutely delicious, out-of-the-box and interesting lunch recipes for your little finicky school goer. The best part is, with these 31 dishes, you will not only have enough lunch menus to survive an entire month, but will also have few left to try the following month.

Also Read: 27 Classic Healthy Comfort Foods You Can Eat Guilt Free 

31 Easy School Lunch Ideas for Kids

An instant love; forget the regular ones and make these Pizza Quesadillas.Easy lunch ideas for kids1

Zucchini Corn Bread can be made in a ziffy, soft from inside and crusty from the outside.Easy lunch ideas for kids2

Try Pizza Scrolls for kids who are bored of sandwiches.Easy lunch ideas for kids3You may also be interested in: Warning! Are You Reheating These Foods That Could Kill You? and Let’s Eat Raw Garlic Everyday

Pasta Fried Rice is one of the easy lunch ideas for kids that you can prepare in fewer than 5 mins.Easy lunch ideas for kids4

Your kid will not even know there’s a veggie unless you tell them, the Broccoli Pesto Pasta is that delicious.Easy lunch ideas for kids5

There’s no better combination than Greek hummus and yummy pesto.You will be awarded with a kiss for the Veggie Club Sandwich.Easy lunch ideas for kids6

Make a delicious Pepperoni Panzanella with crusty bread and tossed veggies for your super picky child.Easy lunch ideas for kids7

The Smashed Chickpea and Pita may be an unusual combination but it has the quintessential flavours of falafel and little feta.Easy lunch ideas for kids8

If you have left overs then you have to make these Broccoli Quiches for the little fella.Easy lunch ideas for kids9a

Crispy pizzas on top of mini bagels fried till golden brown equals to Bagel PizzasEasy lunch ideas for kids10

Spagetti Aglio Olio is one of the simplest Italian dishes which can be made in just 10 mins.Easy lunch ideas for kids11

Veggies like cucumber can easily be eaten if they are packed with Pasta and Pesto.Easy lunch ideas for kids12

The Homemade Alphabet Pasta can give your child reasons to love lunch time.Easy lunch ideas for kids13Relevant21 Best Ever Christmas Dinner Menu Ideas You Would Crave For

Warm and fluffy, Chocolate Chip Pancakes serve two in one purpose – breakfast and lunch.Easy lunch ideas for kids14

The whole wheat tortillas give an appetizing twist to the Classic Taco Wrap.Easy lunch ideas for kids15

For those picky eater’s parents Vegan Pumpkin Muffins can be the forever famous easy lunch idea for kids.Easy lunch ideas for kids16

If you wanna hide some extra veggies in her lunch box then Mini Avocado Quesadilla should be your first resort.    Easy lunch ideas for kids17

This delicious Cauli Chilli Mac & Cheese is a new classic in making, combining two comfort food favourites.Easy lunch ideas for kids18

Completely packed with nutrients, you should consider Soba Noodles with Tofu Bento for your kid.Easy lunch ideas for kids19aIf you are looking for soups, then read Vegetable Soups to Keep You Warm and Healthy (15+)

Make unfriendly vegetables your kid favourite food with this Colourful Veggie Pinwheels.Easy lunch ideas for kids20

Make your child eat some heathy salad (guilt free) with these colourful, crunchy Mini Taco Salad Cups.Easy lunch ideas for kids21

Nutella Banana Toast is an excellent recipe for lunch and breakfasts.Easy lunch ideas for kids22

If you want to thrill even the pickiest of eaters then it’s time for Friendly Pizza Rolls and Colorful Cauli Lunch.Easy lunch ideas for kids23

A meal that can be thrown together quickly with whatever veggies and noodles you have; presenting One Pot Tuscan Ziti.Easy lunch ideas for kids24

Try Grilled Caprese Sandwiches for kids who don’t like vegetables.Easy lunch ideas for kids25

If your kid likes stir-fries then Mini Presto Potato Spinach Fritata will inspire you.Easy lunch ideas for kids26

This Humus, Avocado and Feta Sandwich is a sure delight not only for kids but for us, adults as well.Easy lunch ideas for kids27

The Cool Refried Bean Wraps are perfect for lunches, picnics and even for mid-day snacking.Easy lunch ideas for kids28

Surprisingly, the Roasted Vegetable Lasagne is ideal companion when you want an easy way out.Easy lunch ideas for kids29

If you have your veggies chopped the previous night The Crunchy-Saucy Peanut Sesame Noodles will take less than 10 minutes to get ready.Easy lunch ideas for kids30

This Baked Bread Rolls made with bread and cottage cheese will keep your kids happy and glee.Easy lunch ideas for kids31

Also Read: 41 Creative Ways to Serve Finger Foods at Parties

Well, my dear parents, now that you have got the hang of what it could be called “the ultimate easy lunch ideas for kids” rest assured that your mornings will hereafter be stress free, pleasant and organized. It’s not easy to come up with interesting menus each day, but when you have got a ‘go-to’ list in hand, what else do you have to worry about?

Dear Readers,

Do write to us if you liked our easy lunch ideas for kids; don’t forget to share it with your struggling parent friends and make them happy.

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