Ever been to an elementary school's cafeteria? If not, then you will surprised to discover that much of what the schools serve is downright unhealthy.
Case in point: Two weeks ago, I had lunch with my twelve-year-old sister, who brings lunch to school, and I noticed that most of her friends were eating cafeteria food. The choices were grim: nachos, hamburgers, and a plethora of fat and sodium-laden side dishes. Sure, the children could choose the vegetarian option, but how many children do you know that would choose a salad over chili cheese fries!
To avoid children eating these unhealthy lunches it is better to send your children off to school with a nutritious brown bag lunch. Here are some wonderful and nutritious lunches that will have your child begging for home cooked food over cafeteria junk---
The word pizzette is so much cuter than the word pizza. Instantly, I want to pull it from the oven and read it a story. Pizzettes are miniature pizzas, yes, no surprise there, but something about the novelty makes it easier to dress them up..give them a fine dining makeover.
My favorite toppings are spinach, sun-dried tomatoes, olives, and goat's cheese. And of course, rosemary. I could eat rosemary on anything.