Say goodbye to soggy, boring sandwiches and wilted salads from the corner store. With a PackIt Cooler, the amazing lunch possibilities are endless. You could have a 3 course meal in the middle of the work day without paying an arm and leg and your kids don’t have to eat that preservative-laden school lunchroom food. If you need a little inspiration on what to put in your brand new PackIt, check out some of these fun lunch cookbooks!
1. Best Lunch Box Ever: Ideas and Recipes for School Lunches Kids Will Love
These lunches are creative, healthy and simple – three things that every parent needs when it comes to packing their kids’ lunches. You don’t have to spend a lot of time to insure a well- balanced meal!
2. Beating the Lunch Box Blues: Fresh Ideas for Lunches on the Go!
With over 200 photos and 500 tips and meals, you’ll have the whole family loving lunch again in no time. One great thing about this book is that the author offers tips and tricks on how to reuse your leftovers so that the next day’s lunch isn’t the same old thing you just had for dinner!
3. Paleo Lunches and Breakfasts On the Go
Sticking to a strict diet or meal plan is the hardest when you’re on the go. These recipes are paleo, gluten-free, and delicious so it will be much easier to pass up the over-processed junk from the cafeteria.
4. Gale Gand's Lunch!
This well-rounded book will revitalize your midday meal. Delicious ingredients are the basis of these lunch recipes and you’ll be glad you aren’t stuck with sandwiches or leftovers! Bonus? It’s not just for kids!
5. The Lunch Box: Packed with Fun, Healthy Meals that Keep them Smiling
Since it’s written by a chef-caterer and mother of three, this cookbook practically sells itself. It even offers tips and suggestions on accommodating picky eaters, allergies and lunch box boredom.
6. The Best Homemade Kids' Lunches on the Planet
Your kids will be the envy of their class when they bring some of these lunches to school. It even has sections for gluten-free, nut-free, and soy based lunches for your kids with food allergies!
7. The Just Bento Cookbook: Everyday Lunches To Go
With 25 Bento menus and over 150 recipes, this cookbook will have you creating bento boxes for yourself and your family in no time. Instead of just focusing on the cuteness of bento boxes (and let’s face it, they are cute!), this book focuses on the health and economic benefits as well.
Do you have a favorite lunch cookbook that we left out? Or are you already using these books in conjunction with your PackIt Cooler for a healthy, fun lunch? Tell us about it in the comments!
All of these cookbooks can be found online at www.amazon.com and at many other retailers as well.