This is very much true that we elders often being bored by the same lunch. So, it is quite natural that the same incident will happen to child too as they are having the quick mood swing nature. We are getting tired of eating burgers or bread with butter and jelly.
So the question is how you find that the foods you are giving to your child will win their heart. Here are some such tips which are easy to prepare as well as healthy and that your kids will definitely love.
Here are those few ideas:
You can make a good Pasta Salad as Pasta comes in different funny shapes. In market you will find some themed pasta like Mickey Mouse pasta, zoo pasta, princess pasta, and holiday pasta. You can add some extra protein like minced chicken or tuna fish to make the salad healthier or add some vegetables like carrots, beans and celery. Dress the pasta salad with creamy dressing and send your child to school with this well-balanced and healthy lunch.
You can prepare the Bread in a different way. Actually sometime the child only needs small changes to make his meal interesting. So you try to use flatbread, bread wraps, bread crackers, croissants, English muffins for sandwiches.
A Few factors to keep in Mind
In this process of preparing their lunch get your children involved. It is true that when they will see the process, this will make them more engaged and this will lead to finish all lunch quickly. It’s also a better way to spend quality time with your child. Remember to pay attention to their list of likings and disliking.
Always ask your child to take their left over lunch to home. From there you can get a good idea about their choices.