The days getting shorter and the air getting cooler only means one thing: back-to-school season is here. From classics such as egg salad sandwiches to new ideas like egg wraps, keep your little one’s full and focused all day long with these eggcellent egg-filled ideas!
8 AM Breakfast: Muffin Tin Frittatas with Salsa or Egg Wraps
Busy mornings on-the-go call for a quick and easy breakfast. Muffin Tin Frittatas with Salsa are the perfect combo of healthy and delicious and will kick start your child’s day on the yummiest note. Talk about delicious and nutritious!
Don’t get all wrapped up in complicated breakfasts. Keep it simple with egg wraps filled with all of your kid’s favourite meats, cheeses, and veggies. They only take 5 minutes to prepare and 4 minutes to cook, so you’ll have a healthy breakfast ready for on-the-go or on the table in less than 10 minutes.
10 AM Snack at School: PB&J Mini Pancake Cups or Baked Oatmeal Cups
Who doesn’t love a good PB&J sandwich? These PB&J Mini Pancake Cups are a fun twist on everyone’s favourite duo. Best of all, they’re mess free and portable, so they’re super easy to pack in your little one’s lunches! Is your child’s school a nut-free zone? Substitute the peanut butter out for seed butter!
Taking your oatmeal to go just got a whole lot easier! A cross between a muffin and granola, Baked Oatmeal Cups are the perfect morning snack. Whether your kids like cinnamon, fruit, or chocolate chips, they’ll have just as much fun making them with you on the weekend as they will eating them during snack time at school.
12 PM Lunch: Egg Salad Sandwich or Kale and Sausage Frittata Cups
When it comes to lunchtime, there’s nothing better than having your kids open their lunchbox and seeing their all-time favourite sandwich. Egg Salad Sandwiches are the ultimate classic when it comes to a packed lunch and we’re sure you won’t mind making a sandwich of your own with all the delicious leftovers!
Frittata Cups make for the perfect school lunch because they not only travel well, but they are endlessly customizable. Make a few batches in advance with different fillings and let your kids mix and match which ones they bring to school!
7 PM Dinner: Pancake Pizza Dippers or Egg Tacos
Pizza just got an egg-centric makeover! Pancake Pizza Dippers are the tastiest savoury dinner that your kids will have the most fun eating. Let them choose their toppings, like pepperoni and peppers, for a fun dinner experience the whole family will love.
Give your kids something to taco ‘bout with these Egg Tacos. Chopped hardboiled eggs seasoned with taco mix make for a delicious meat-free alternative to beef tacos. Fill them up with all the fixin's for a Taco Tuesday like they’ve never experienced before.