Quick and Easy Kid Lunch Ideas

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Kid-Friendly Sandwich Ideas for School or Home

Running out of easy school lunches while the kids continue to learn from home?
Have a picky eater and really want to move them away from another peanut butter or ham and cheese sandwich? Looking for creative ways to get some extra fruits or vegetables into your little one’s lunchtime meal? Need a fast and easy lunch recipe that the kids can also help make? No more need to stress, we have you covered!

Now you can quickly reference some great school lunch ideas for kids preschool and up, that are easy to pack in their lunchboxes or serve at the table at home. Check out these Wonder parent-inspired sandwich creations.

Choose salami, chicken or how about a vegetarian delight? These kids lunch ideas are sure to inspire some great meal ideas for your little ones for both lunches at school or if they are learning from home. From white bread to Texas Toast bread and even a thin sandwich bread option, the combinations are endless! Share your Wonder Wins on our Instagram or Facebook page and inspire even more Canadian parents with your unique creations.

 

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Wonder Wins Apricot,Cheddar&Chicken Sandwich

Apricot, Cheddar and Chicken Sandwich

Not only is this Wonder Win a great lunch time option for the kids but also something you can enjoy while working from home. Save yourself some time and cook a few extra chicken breasts for dinner the night before to cut cooking time down. If store bought deli meats are your kids’ vice, then those are an easy substitution as well.

Prep Time: 7 minutes | Cook Time: 3 minutes | Total Time: 10 minutes | Serves 1

See the full recipe here

 

 

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Wonder Wins Salami and Cream Cheese Sandwich

Salami Sandwich With Cream Cheese

It may feel a bit nostalgic so chances are you may want to make an extra one of these sandwiches for you as well! This hearty lunchtime meal requires only 5 minutes prep time and no cooking time. You’re welcome!

Prep Time: 5 minutes | Cook Time: 0 minutes | Total Time: 5 minutes | Serves 1

See the full recipe here

 

 

 

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Wonder Wins Sweet and Savoury Grilled Cheese

Sweet and Savoury Grilled Cheese

If you’re looking for another way to serve up the classic grilled cheese sandwich then this Wonder® Win is a definite must try!   Not only is this a great option for lunch but could also be cut into smaller triangles and enjoyed as a filling snack.

Prep Time: 20 minutes | Cook Time: 10 minutes | Total Time: 30 minutes | Serves 4

See the full recipe here.

 

 

 

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Wonder Wins Easy Kid Friendly Veggie Sandwich

Easy Kid Friendly Veggie Sandwich

Here’s a fun and quick way to bring some wonder to the table! This vegetarian sandwich recipe is the most colourful lunch that your kiddo is likely to have! The great thing about this Wonder Win is that you can pick and choose the vegetables that your kids will enjoy and always try and sneak a new one in from time to time to see if you can get them to try something new.   

Prep Time: 10 minutes | Cook Time: 0 minutes | Total Time: 10 minutes | Serves 1

See the full recipe here.  

                                                                                                                                                                                                   

 

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Wonder Wins Deluxe Cold Cut and Egg Sandwich

Deluxe Cold Cut and Egg Sandwich

This Wonder® parent inspiration is a great option for the more adventurous eater! If the onion is the only thing holding your kiddos back from giving it a try, leave it off and lunch is served!                           

Prep Time: 5 minutes | Cook Time: 25 minutes | Total Time: 30 minutes | Serves 2

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Wonder Wins Turkey Bacon, Avocado Melt

Turkey Bacon, Avocado Cheesy Melt 

Another super quick lunch idea to warm the kids up on a cold afternoon or try it as a fun Sunday breakfast idea. 

Prep Time: 5 minutes | Cook Time: 15 minutes | Total Time: 20 minutes | Serves 2

See the full recipe here.  

 

 

 

 

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Wonder Wins Campfire S’mores Sandwich

S'Mores Campfire Sandwich

If you’re stumped for interesting after school snack ideas then this is the Wonder® Win for you! Cut them into smaller pieces and serve with a glass of milk for a fun treat after a long day of learning. 

Prep Time: 5 minutes | Cook Time: 10 minutes | Total Time: 15 minutes | Serves 4

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Wonder Wins Hawaiian Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Hawaiian Grilled Cheese 

Finally, a fun and delicious way to add a bit of fruit to the kids’ lunchtime sandwiches! If bacon isn’t their thing, try substituting for turkey bacon or even vegan bacon to create this well-rounded Wonder® Win.

Prep Time: 5 minutes | Cook Time: 5 minutes | Total Time: 10 minutes | Serves 4

See the full recipe here.