Quick and easy great recipes for your child’s school lunchbox:


Kid’s School Lunch & Healthy Snack Ideas into a food processor :

  • Drain and rinse 1 can of chick peas
  • 1 tbsp of tahini
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 1/2 tsp salt

Blend while slowly pouring in 1/4 cup of olive oil.

Serve with assorted fresh vegetables, pita bread or biscuits.


Chocolate Chip Cookies

Kid’s School Lunch & Healthy Snack IdeasPreheat oven to 180 degrees

In a food processor add :

  • 180gms softened butter
  • 1/2 cup caster sugar
  • 125 ml condensed milk
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 1/3 self raising flour
  • 2 tbsp almond meal

Blend until smooth and pour into a mixing bowl.

Fold 250 gms chocolate bits

Place tablespoons of the mixture on greased and lined baking tray and bake for 8-10 minutes until golden brown. Transfer to rack when cool.


Pesto Chicken Pasta

Kid’s School Lunch & Healthy Snack IdeasSimmer over low heat 2 chicken breasts in a water in a pan for 8 minutes. Remove chicken from pan and cook 200gms of pasta in the chicken stock for 11 minutes.

In a mixing bowl mix :

  • 2 cups of blanched spinach
  • 1/3 cup of green or red pesto
  • 1 cup chopped tomatoes (optional)
  • sliced chicken
  • cooked pasta

Serve with extra shredded Parmesan cheese.


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