- Eat Well, Live Well
Back-to-school season is upon us, which means life is about to get busier than ever! Fast-paced mornings and slam-packed afternoons can make it difficult to always get nutritious meals on the table for the kids, but busyness doesn’t have to lead to unbalanced lunches and sub-par snacks.
Take back your day with quick and easy recipe ideas using Libby’s® Fruits and Vegetables as the staple ingredients for nutritious meals and snacks that will power your entire family this busy back-to-school season!
Breakfast of Champions
Families everywhere know that mornings are the most hectic time of day—especially during back-to-school season. Prepare a batch of Overnight Pear Oatmeal the night before to help make your mornings smoother. Combine Libby’s® Canned Pear Halves with oats, Greek yogurt and spices, then store in individual-sized servings for an easy grab-and-go breakfast.
Haylie Duff’s Chilled Rotini Pasta Salad makes for a healthy and flavorful lunch that will earn you an A+ from your little ones! Use Libby’s® Vegetable Cups for quick and easy preparation so you can pack nutritious lunches that fuel kids throughout the day and help them shine in the classroom.
After-School Snacking Made Easy
A long day at school makes for hungry kiddos around 3 p.m.! Be prepared for after-school munchies with easy (and healthy) Fruit Parfaits in a Jar. Combine Libby’s® Fruit Cocktail with gelatin, pudding and whipped topping for a ready-to-grab afternoon treat that’s sure to satisfy until dinnertime.