Ahh, the smell of fresh school supplies! Whether you're a student, parent or teacher, the first day of school can bring lots of emotions and an extra-long to-do list. We know how important it is to get ahead by planning healthy meals for your family, so we rounded up some of our favorite recipes to get you culinary creativity going.
Because schedules can range from a leisurely weekend morning to a jam packed afternoon, we included some ideas to fit most any calendar. Use what works for this week and come back to this list throughout the year!
If you have time to savor a slow morning... Organic Mama Veggie Frittata from Organic Valley.
For picky eaters and hot August mornings… Hidden Spinach Berry Smoothie.
Plan ahead to grab-and-go... Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal Breakfast Bites from Nature's Path.
To brighten up a lunchbox... Tortilla Snake Roll Up.
To sneak veggies into a universal favorite... Hidden Veggie Mac & Cheese from Annie's.
To level up your big kid sandwich... Power Veggie Sandwich from Dave's Killer Bread.
When you need something quick and delicious... 20 Minute Vegan Curry Rice Bowl from Backyard Bohemian.
When you want to bring the whole family together at the table... Garbanzo Vegetable Ratatouille from Eden Foods.
When you want leftovers worth craving... Southwestern Stuffed Peppers.
Packed for little athletes... No Bake Granola Bites from Cascadian Farm.
Prepped for hungry scientists... Berry Yogurt Ice Pops.
Plated for ambitious artists... Avocado Toast from Primal Kitchen.
To celebrate a great week... Strawberry Vegan Brownie Ice Cream Sandwiches from Crofters Organic.
To remind you of your childhood Dirt Cakes... Paleo Almond Butter Parfait from Justins.
To bring to a potluck or team dinner... Avocado Brownies.