Tagged: school lunches

Bento Ninja lunchbox system

bento ninja lunchbox system

The lovely people over at Bento Ninja sent us the Ultimate Ninja pack lunch box to review. Read the full review »

Delicious nut and honey muesli bars recipe

Nutty bars
These nutty bars are a wonderful snack for kids (and their parents!). I use honey for sweetener, which makes them a little more healthy than some store bought, but still a little decadent. Your kids will love these delicious nut and honey muesli bars!

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Finding the perfect lunch box

Finding the perfect lunch box

See our article Choosing the right lunch box.

Lunch box ideas – it doesn’t have to be so hard!

lunch box ideas

School lunches… I can hear you groaning from here. They are one of those chores that causes a lot of worry and stress. Continue reading »

How to get out of the Lunchbox Rut – Easy, Healthy and Fun Recipes


Get out of the Rut

Putting your kid’s lunchbox together can be boring. It involves ticking off a mundane checklist as you quickly fling items in: sandwich – check, fruit or vegetables – check and maybe a biscuit – oh go on then! Continue reading »

Making great school lunches


This article on school lunches gives great advice from a parent and registered dietitian on what to provide for kids’ school lunch boxes. Continue reading »

Choosing the right lunch box

Choosing a lunch box in New Zealand

She’s a hard road finding the perfect lunch box, and let me tell you, I’ve been giving it a shot. Continue reading »

School food policies


With our growing obesity problem in New Zealand we have seen the introduction of a number of food guidelines being issued to schools. This has included advising parents on what should be allowed in lunch boxes and what can be sold in tuck shops.

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