Cheap Lunch Box Ideas for Kids

From healthy snack ideas to the recent rise of Bento box goodies. Read my tips on making a cheap packed lunch for the kids.

School healthy lunch box with sandwich, cookies, nuts, fruits and avocado on a white background.
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As a mum of three, I’ve made hundreds of packed lunches! I’ve discovered that no two kids like the same foods, some are picky eaters and supermarkets are making a fortune out of highly-priced lunch box goodies! 

But don’t despair! There are a ton of great ways to fill little bellies with a delicious and balanced lunch without breaking the bank. The cost of living is taking its toll on all families, these tips will help you stay within budget. 

Sarah-Jane Outten

Hi, I’m SJ. I’m an editor and content executive here at MyVoucherCodes. I started my journey here as a deals expert which gave me the skills to become a money-saving expert. You can find my tips and recommendations in various publications including The Sun, The Mirror, and The Telegraph.