Keeping with the theme of last weeks Trend Alert Tuesday this week we will continue with trends focused on Back to School. Whether it’s about packing those lunches, accessorizing with the coolest lunchboxes and back packs around or how to “treat” your kids teachers with a little TLC, your kids will be ready for that first day back in no time.
Expecting to hear from the kids…”Not another sandwich, Mom!” Well…get creative and provide some healthy options for your kids mid day meal.
Pillsbury Pizza Scrolls, Mango, Snow Peas and Carrot Chips | ipacklunch
Heart PB&J Sandwich, Carrots, Fruit Kabobs | Connecticut Bloggers
Almond Butter, Whole Grain Crackers, Apple, Granola Bar, Bite Sized Veggies, Grapes | Running with Tongs
Pizza Roll Pinwheels, Salami/Pepperoni Slices and Tortilla Shells with a Mixed Fruit Salad | Food for my Family
Star Sandwich, Babybel Cheese, Chunk Cheese with Bread, Berries, Tomatoes and Grapes | Redbook
Ham, Whole Wheat Pretzels, Fresh Fruit. Cheese, Crackers | Redbook
Now that you have packed up that healthy lunch…what will the kids being carrying it in to school?
Goodbyn is so “Good” that it makes packing healthy lunches quick and easy. The Bynto is a food container designed with three compartments to keep foods separated. Sandwiches won’t taste like your banana and your fresh fruit won’t have biscuit crumbs in it! It allows for at least one serving of fruit and one serving of veggies in the lunchboxes. Dishwasher safe is also a plus
From a company that provides the highest quality in personalized children’s books now they make personalized lunch boxes too! They come printed with your child’s name and has a chalkboard on the inside lid for notes from Mom or Dad.
SoYoung Modern Family products strive to add beauty to the every day moments of life with children. They have clean design and ultra functionality. Send these retro-inspired lunch boxes to school with the little ones…or heck keep it for your self! Your co-workers will be so jealous!
Lunch is prepared and all ready to go now what to send them out the door with…the most stylish and fun backpacks around of course!
1. I would have died and gone to horse heaven if I had this back pack when I was a child. For all those horse-loving kids…this is it! | SoYoung Modern Family
2 & 5. Wildkin backpacks can help make school more fun. The durable exterior can stand up to just about anything—even kids. And the roomy interior helps young students their schoolwork organized. | Wildkin from Target
3-4. 7-8. Whimsical details and durable materials make these the perfect packs for on-the-go! Easily holds all the supplies your preschooler might need for a busy day of “work” and play, and the mesh side pocket adjusts to fit a juice box, sippy cup or water bottle. The front pouch is ideal for snacks and includes extra pockets for pencils and other travel necessities. Comfy padded straps go easy on little shoulders! With close to 16 different animals choices your little animal will find one perfect for him or her. | Skip Hop
6. I “Mustache” you a question??? How cute is this back pack!?! | Ebay
It’s not a bad thing to be Teacher’s Pet, right? Show your kids teachers how much you appreciate all they do with some fun and creative ideas.
I promise to take a week off from back to school related posts next week so we can properly mourn, I mean celebrate the end of the summer. Happy Back to School Shopping and Crafting!!!