Whether you are a working parent with after school activities to attend or an all-around busy traveling worker on the go, this might be the easiest solution to end those last-minute drive-thru decisions, which eventually turn into regrets. This is an easy ingredient list, fit for both the picky toddler and health-conscious adult.
If you’re out of ideas to meal prep on Sunday, consider gathering these ingredients to make several homemade lunchables to grab and go throughout the week.
-Salami, Turkey, or Ham
-Cheese Cubes, String Cheese, or Babybel Cheese
-Crackers, Pretzels, Almonds, or Nuts
-Grapes, Apples, or Clementines (extra: add almond butter packets)
-Cherry Tomatoes, Celery, or Baby Carrots (extra: add ranch cups)
Reading through those you probably have a preference of one over the other, but if you select one from each category- you have plenty of food to put together a homemade lunchable to fill you up on your lunch break or eating on the road after work! And a bonus is that your kids will get so excited to have a color “lunchbox” with choices that are easy to eat.
What are your hacks for eating healthy on a tight schedule? We are surrounded by fast-food temptation, but that gets expensive quickly!