A Week of Gluten-Free, Paleo Friendly School Lunches (Kid Approved)

A week full of gluten-free, paleo friendly school lunches. Kid approved, delicious and easy- so you don't have to spend your entire weekend in the kitchen.

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Bella Grace
A Week of Gluten-Free, Paleo Friendly School Lunches (Kid Approved)

The new school season is rapidly approaching! Which for many mums, means back to a busy schedule and an ever growing list of things to complete each week.

I can only imagine that for the health conscious parent, school lunches can be a challenge. Especially lunches that your child will eat.

I’ve touched on this in a separate blog post but I grew up on a gluten and casein free diet. My younger brother has autism and to keep it fair, we removed all inflammatory, processed food from the house.

A typical lunchbox would look like celery sticks, nut bread with hummus (the flat cardboard tasting kind of bread) and if I was lucky, a handful of carob smarties. It’s safe to say that nobody wanted to steal my food when I wasn’t looking.

Looking for “cool” ways to fill your child’s lunchbox this upcoming school season? Here are 5 lunchbox ideas for paleo kids that are fun, fast and delicious!

LUNCHBOX #1:

Turkey Cucumber Roll Ups

Plantain Chips or Grain-Free Chips (you can find plantain chips at most local grocery stores. I’m loving Siete’s paleo friendly chips at the moment. You can buy these at health food stores or online)

Apple Slices with Nut Butter

LUNCHBOX #2:

Paleo Sandwich w/ Bella Grace Wellness Bread

Cauliflower Popcorn

Fresh Fruit Salad

LUNCHBOX #3:

Grain-free Chicken Fingers

Carrot & Cucumber sticks with smashed avocado guacamole.

Paleo “Nutella” Cupcakes with secret zucchini

LUNCHBOX #4:

Aidell’s Chicken Sausage and Roasted Veggie Skewers with honey mustard dipping sauce.

Rosemary Crackers with Nut Butter.

Chocolate Brownies with secret spinach

LUNCHBOX #5:

Protein Packed Breakfast Muffins

Kale Chips

Pineapple & Apple skewers

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Beverages:

I would avoid boxed juices or sodas as they are high in sugar and other additives. Water is always the best choice but if that's a little boring then try infusing your water overnight with fruit! Strawberries and lemon, with a tiny drop of raw honey, taste just like lemonade!

Bella Grace

Isabella Grace is a Nutritional Therapy Practitioner focusing on toxin-free, natural living to its fullest extent. Her mission is to provide personalized integrative health solutions to create sustainable, lifelong change and enable you to live, love, and serve at your fullest health potential.

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