Healthy packed lunch ideas for your kids

Jane Rylands, from kitchen appliance manufacturer Belling, shares her favourite healthy recipes for kids’ packed lunches. It can be difficult getting your kids to be happy with healthy packed lunches, particularly if they’re surrounded by others filled with sweet treats and savoury convenience snacks. However, there are many ways you can show them that having […]

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The best nut free school lunches – by Shell and Olive

Shell and Olive Nut Free School Lunches

Today’s guest post is brought to you by Martina from Shell and Olive, mama to Sebastian, Theo and Evelyn. Enjoy! Feeding a toddler is never easy. Trying to figure out peanut-free lunches when you’ve never had to think about peanuts before can be even more challenging. Sebastian started pre-k 3 this year and was super […]

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Nut Free School Lunches with Shell and Olive

Shell and Olive Nut Free School Lunches

Today’s guest post is brought to you by Martina from Shell and Olive, a US based mother of three. Enjoy! Feeding a toddler is never easy – trying to figure out peanut free lunches when you’ve never had to think about peanuts before – can be challenging. Sebastian started pre-k 3 this year and was […]

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Lunch.. with a side of love

Smiley toys sitting on a bench

You don’t need a lot of extra sugar in your children’s lunch boxes. Sweeten their lunch times with cute little notes that show them that you’re thinking of them. Here are some cool ideas for lunch box notes to help get you inspired. Yummy yummy yummy I got love in my tummy Let them eat […]

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The coolest lunch box hacks

These lunch box hacks are perfect for the daycare, kinder, or school lunchboxes. But they also work just as well over the school holidays- for example, vacation care and road trip snacks. Apple slices This is an easy way to keep the apple from going brown in the lunch box (and far less messy and […]

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The evolution of the lunchbox

Stuck On You personalised lunchboxes

Lunchboxes… the humble vessels that hold our break time delights. But have you ever wondered about their origins and evolution? No? Well I’ll tell you anyway! A SHORT HISTORY OF THE LUNCHBOX What we know about the origins of the modern lunchbox comes primarily from the US. The lunch pail is considered a precursor to […]

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9 delicious freeze-ahead lunchbox snacks

9 DELICIOUS FREEZE-AHEAD LUNCHBOX SNACKS

These are the best tried and tested freezable lunchbox snacks from the mums at Stuck on You to help those busy school mornings to run smoothly. If your kiddies are still on holidays, this’ll provide the perfect inspiration to bust the holiday boredom as well as getting them excited about the yummy stuff they will […]

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5 BLING Bento Box ideas to keep you warm and fuzzy this winter!

The word Bento relates to a Japanese packed lunch, thought to originate back in 1185. Traditionally consisting of vegetables, rice and sashimi, Bento meals are offered by restaurants as a good catering option for business meetings or as a delicious takeaway meal on the go. In Japan, it’s also common for Bento to be prepared […]

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100 tasty ideas for your Bento Box

Stuck On You Bento Box

So, you’ve got your shiny new Bento Box and you’re ready to conquer the “What do I pack for school lunches?” dilemma. Now, where to start? Here are 100 items you can mix and match for your child’s Bento Box or school lunch box. Cut them into shapes, thread them on skewers, spread them, roll […]

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3 easy freeze-ahead snacks for kids

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With these three handy snacks bagged up and ready to go in your freezer, you might be able to avoid the inevitable 3pm chorus of “I’m huuuuuungry!”. Plan ahead and you’ll be able to high-five yourself later. These are particularly good if you’ve got a newborn on the way and want to stock up on […]

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