Back-to-School Made Easy: Recipes for Every Meal of the Day
School is back in session! As parents ourselves, we know that this time of year can be a tough transition for children and families. Finding time to cook a decent meal in between volleyball practice and clarinet lessons? PLEASE! In order to make your life a little bit easier, we’ve put together this list of back-to-school meals in hope that it will make managing breakfast, lunch, and dinner a little bit easier.
There’s a reason why breakfast is referred to as the most important meal of the day. Eating a good breakfast is essential for starting your day off on the right foot. We know that mornings can be hectic, especially when you have children around. That’s why we chose breakfast recipes that are perfect for a person—or family—on the go. These six recipes are easy to prepare and most are jam-packed with protein and healthy fats that will give you energy all morning long.
While school lunch is always an option, we’re well-aware that this might not always be the top choice for the little ones. We’ve selected six recipes that are easy to prepare and sure to please even the pickiest of eaters. In addition to these tasty meals, serve your kiddos a healthy dose of encouragement, smiles, and giggles with our free printable lox bunch notes.
Between work, class, and after-school activities, we are often left with little time for dinner preparation. While we can dream of making fabulous, three-course meals, the reality is that we’re lucky to have even an hour for dinner time. In order to make the most out of the little time we have, here are six recipes that can be made and devoured in an hour or less.
Yes, we saved the best for last. Sweet tooth or not, we believe having dessert is the perfect way to end any day. From classics like Scotcheroos, to outside-the-box recipes like S’mores Tacos, these six recipes are sure to solve any sugar craving.
Looking for yearlong recipe inspiration? There are tons of social media accounts, blogs, and websites that can keep you inspired. A few of our current favorites include Landry’s Lunches and Buzzfeed Tasty. Do you have any go-to school year recipes? We’d love to hear about them! Share your recipe on social media and tag #UABacktoSchoolRecipes.