July 10, 2019
by Hy-Vee Dietitian

How To Pack A Healthy Lunchbox

Going back to school means packing lunches for kids on the go. With our dietitian pick of the month, Horizon Organic Milk, getting your protein and calcium at school is easy! How To Pack A Healthier Lunchbox

Milk is also packed with 9 essential amino acids, which keep our bodies strong and make it a healthier choice than juice, which can be loaded with sugar.

Horizon Organic Milk has three different flavors to choose from, so pick your favorite, and use these ideas from our Hy-Vee dietitians to pack a healthier lunch box!

  • Dairy: Horizon Organic Single Serve Milk (chocolate, strawberry, or vanilla), Two Good Greek Yogurt, Horizon cheese sticks
  • Grains: Whole-grain bread, whole-grain tortilla, whole-grain crackers
  • Protein: hard-boiled egg, sliced turkey or ham, shredded chicken
  • Vegetable: carrots and hummus, cucumbers and ranch
  • Fruit: fresh berries, orange slices, apple

 

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