Enjoy this? Check out our school packed lunch ideas for inspiration on keeping your kids healthy and happy and if you don't want to kill their appetites between meals, check out our healthy snacks for kids recipes.

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  • Cowboy caviar in a sharing dish

    Cowboy caviar

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Get the kids excited about veg with this salsa that can be easily adapted. If you’re taking it to a picnic, add the avocado and coriander at the last moment

  • Mumsy's vegetable soup

    Healthy vegetable soup

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    This warming vegetable soup, from Great British Bake Off host Mel, is a traditional family recipe that packs in fresh veg and spices, making a healthy supper

  • Lemon & coriander hummus

    Lemon & coriander hummus

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.30 ratings

    Hummus is so easy to make and beats shop-bought varieties every time. Try it with vegetable crudités in your packed lunch

  • 15-minute chicken pasta

    15-minute chicken pasta

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.76 ratings

    Enjoy fast food with a mouthwateringly healthy chicken pasta - low in fat too

  • Super-veg pasta

    Super-veg pasta

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.67 ratings

    Get two of your five-a-day with this deliciously versatile sauce

  • Help-yourself tuna rice salad

    Help-yourself tuna rice salad

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.85 ratings

    Ideal for busy households, this hearty salad keeps well in the fridge for up to three days, ready to be spooned into a bowl whenever you're peckish

  • Mushroom & chickpea burgers

    Mushroom & chickpea burgers

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.53 ratings

    High in fibre and low in fat, these veggie burgers with spiced yogurt are the healthy way to enjoy fast food

  • Chicken, carrot & avocado rolls

    Chicken, carrot & avocado rolls

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.4 ratings

    Healthy, quick and simple tortilla wraps with shredded chicken, vegetables and salad - perfect for little lunchboxes

  • Microwave butternut squash risotto

    Microwave butternut squash risotto

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.26 ratings

    Make this easy risotto in the microwave to feed the family – it's a good source of vitamin C, counts as one of your 5-a-day and it's ready in under 30 minutes

  • Frying pan pizza

    Frying pan pizza

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.36 ratings

    Not good for you? Think again, this easy to make pizza is low fat and full of calcium

  • Lemony tuna pitta pockets

    Lemony tuna pitta pockets

    A star rating of 3.6 out of 5.5 ratings

    These simple and tasty stuffed pitta breads are great for a quick lunchtime snack

  • So-simple spaghetti bolognese

    Healthy spaghetti bolognese

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.28 ratings

    Make a deliciously wholesome spaghetti bolognese in less than half an hour with our simple recipe

  • Roasted chickpea wraps

    Roasted chickpea wraps

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.34 ratings

    This super-healthy vegetarian supper packs in 4 of your 5 a day, with avocados, roasted red peppers and spiced chickpeas

  • BLT pasta salad

    BLT pasta salad

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.21 ratings

    An easy pasta salad that makes a tasty addition to any lunchbox. Ideal for kids aged 9 - 12, it also makes up 2 of their 5-a-day

  • Falafel burgers in a pitta bread with salsa

    Falafel burgers

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.719 ratings

    A healthy burger that's filling too. These are great for anyone after a satisfying bite low in calories.

  • Vegetables on platter with hummus in bowl

    Avocado hummus & crudités

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.10 ratings

    Get all five of your 5-a-day with this healthy, low-calorie, vegan recipe that works as lunch or a starter. Enjoy deliciously creamy hummus made with avocado

  • Vegan sausage rolls on a wire rack

    Vegan sausage rolls

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.24 ratings

    Pack a picnic, or deck out a buffet table with these moreish vegan sausage rolls, made with mushrooms, brown rice miso, mustard and sage

  • Pitta pocket

    Pitta pocket

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.6 ratings

    A low-fat, healthy snack with chicken, tomatoes and cucumber under 150 calories, and it takes just minutes to prepare

  • 5-veg creamy tomato soup with marmite and spinach pinwheels

    Healthy tomato soup

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.17 ratings

    Enjoy this vegetable-packed tomato soup for a lovely light family meal, with leftovers for the next day. Serve with bread or our cheese pinwheels

  • Pesto chicken salad served on an oval plate

    Pesto chicken salad

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.8 ratings

    Serve this pesto chicken and couscous salad in lettuce leaves for a healthy supper. With added sundried tomatoes and pine nuts, it has lots of texture

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