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Back To School Lunch Box and Crockpot Dinner Ideas!

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It is that time of the year again- BACK TO SCHOOL!  Have your kids already started school?  Or will be starting back up again soon?  I thought I would put together a great round-up with lots of different Lunch Box ideas and also some Crock Pot dinners as well as quick dinners so that you don’t have to worry about spending a lot of time in the kitchen after school!

This link is just amazing.  There are over 125 Lunch Box ideas that you can get from here!  There is even a printable list so that your kids can check off the foods that they would love to see in their lunch box.

125+ Healthy Lunch Box Ideas

125 Lunch Box Ideas

Is your kid a taco lover?  Here is a great way to make Chicken Taco Roll Ups!  You can use taco meat instead if you prepare it before hand!

Chicken Taco Roll Ups

Chicken Taco Roll Ups

There is a new lunchable out- that has chicken bites, cheese, and pretzels so that kids can make their own kabobs.  Pack up a lunch with your own lunch meats, cheese, pretzels and snacks!

Easy Lunchbox Kabobs

Lunch Box Kabobs

 We know kids will get tired of bringing sandwiches in their lunch day after day.  Mix it up a little and make some easy Monte Cristo Bites!  You can make it your own with whatever kind of lunch meat and cheese you have on hand!

Monte Cristo Bites

Monte Cristo Bites

Do you have a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle lover?  Surprise them with this super cute TNMT Bento Box!  They’ll be the coolest kid at the table.

TMNT Bento Lunch Box

TMNT Bento Lunchbox Idea

Here’s a fun way to present your child’s lunch!  You can even use your favorite lunch meat in this as well!

Tortilla Pinwheel Lollipops

Tortilla Pinwheel Lollipops

Here is a great way to pack up a lunch box where nothing will get soggy!  Put a smile on your child’s face with one of these cute FREE Printable Lunchbox Notes!

Chicken Taco Bento Lunch Box and Printable Lunchbox Notes

 Chicken Taco Bento Boxluncbox notes

Make smiles happen with this Lunch Box S’mores treat!  Do away with the Little Debbie snacks and make this delicious dessert!

Lunchbox S’mores

Lunchbox Smores

 Do you feel that sometimes you’re in a rut for dinner?  Or even in a rush to fix dinner so that the kids can get off to their activities and sports?  Check out this next part of our round up- several delicious crock pot/slow cooker ideas and a few quick dinner ideas!

Crock Pot Taco Bake

Crock Pot Taco Bake


Slow Cooker Meatloaf

Slow Cooker Meatloaf

Slow Cooker Sweet Potato Chili

Slow Cooker Sweet Potato Chili


Crock Pot Cheesy Chicken

Crockpot Cheesy Chicken

 Crock Pot Pulled Chicken Nachos

Crockpot Chicken Nachos

 Crock Pot Chicken Rigatoni

Crockpot Chicken Rigatoni

Easy Crock Pot BBQ Chicken Drumsticks

Crockpot BBQ Chicken Drumsticks

Bacon Ranch Chicken

Bacon Ranch Chicken Crockpot

 These next few recipes are quick dinner ideas 🙂

Pineapple Soy Pork Chops

Pineapple Soy Porkchops



Quick and Easy TaterTot Nachos

Tatertot Nachos

 Here are some fantastic Crock Pot/Slow Cooker Desserts!  Perfect for a sweet tooth!

Spiced Apple Pie Crock Pot Crumble

Spicked Apple CrockPot

Slow Cooker Nutella Crunch Cheesecake

Slow Cooker Nutella Crunch Cheesecakes

Erin @ Table for 7

Thursday 21st of August 2014

What a fabulous round up..great ideas! Thanks so much for including my crock pot recipes and the bites :) Pinned!