Guacamole and chips

Kickin’ it with Kenny for Back-to-School Meals: Lunchbox Lunches

If you ask a school-aged kid to name their favorite subject they will more than likely say lunch. It’s a time when they can be social and refuel for their afternoon. Check out the recipes below for healthy and delicious lunchtime meals that will give kids the energy they need to be a rock star in the classroom while also having the best-looking lunch at the table.

Protein Packed


  • 2 hardboiled eggs
  • 2 slices Heinen’s Turkey (in the Deli)
  • 1 oz. Heinen’s Colby Jack Cheese (in the Deli)
  • Celery sticks
  • 1 tbsp. Heinen’s Fresh Ground Almond Butter

Heinen’s Roast Beef Pinwheels


  • 1/4 cup Boursin Garlic & Herb Gournay Cheese
  • 2 slices Heinen’s Roast Beef (in the Deli)
  • 1/2 cup spinach
  • 1 – 6” whole wheat tortilla
  • 1/2 cup cherry tomatoes
  • 1 Clementine or Apple Slices


  • Spread Boursin Cheese on tortilla, top with roast beef and spinach. Roll and slice into pinwheels.

Chips and Dips


  • 1/2 cup Sprouted Tortilla Chips
  • 1/4 cup Heinen’s Homemade Guacamole
  • 1/4 cup Heinen’s Pico de Gallo
  • Red Bell Pepper Sticks
  • Fresh Pineapple Cubes

Lunch Kabobs


  • Heinen’s Turkey, Roast Beef & Eye of Round (in the Deli)
  • Heinen’s Cheese, cut into cubes (in the Deli)
  • Lettuce
  • Black Olives
  • Cherry Tomatoes


  • Layer ingredients on skewers as desired. Begin and end with cherry tomatoes or cheese cubes to help secure everything on the skewer.

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