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10 Gluten Free School Lunch Ideas Kids Will Love

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Keeping your children on a gluten-free diet can be hard to do, especially when school is back in session. Anything you can do to keep them on track is important. Packing a lunch daily is one way to ensure they are getting what they need, while avoiding what they don’t. These Gluten- Free School Lunch Ideas include new combinations so your kids won’t think they are missing anything at all!

Try pepperoni roll-ups, breadless sandwiches, chicken salad lettuce wraps, avocado tuna salad, veggie sandwiches, meatballs, butterfly bagels, ham and cheese apple wraps, and sandwiches on a stick—yum!

See Also

Breadless Sandwich Ideas

1. Breadless Sandwich Ideas :: Kitchen Stewardship :: These 10 breadless sandwiches are a great way to cut out gluten.
Butterfly Bagels
2. Gluten Free Butterfly Bagels :: Keeley McGuire :: Not only are these super adorable, they are allergy free and delicious!

Ham and Cheese Apple Wraps

3. Ham and Cheese Apple Wraps :: Momables :: A simple recipe that is filling, yummy, and gluten free.
Sandwiches on a Stick
4. Gluten Free Sandwiches on a Stick :: Ingredients, Inc. :: Meat, cheese, and veggies; what more could you ask for?
Chicken Salad Lettuce Wraps
5. Gluten Free Chicken Salad Lettuce Wraps :: I Pack Lunch :: Lettuce wraps are a great way to nix bread and still be able to enjoy yummy ingredients.
Avocado Tuna Salad
6. Avocado Tuna Salad :: Cook Eat Paleo :: Only 4 ingredients, full of flavor and this is also paleo friendly.
Veggie Sandwich
7. Easy Gluten Free Veggie Sandwich :: The Healthy Apple – You can still eat a sandwich and be gluten free with this great recipe!
8. Gluten Free Meatballs :: Planning with Kids :: This recipe would be a terrific idea for a child’s hot school lunch.
Dairy Free Pizza Twists
9. Gluten & Dairy Free Pizza Twists :: Angela’s Kitchen :: Who doesn’t love pizza? These pizza twists are gluten free and taste amazing warm or cold.

10. Pepperoni Roll Ups :: Carla’s Gluten Free Recipe Box :: Easy to make, these roll-ups can be customized, plus there’s a good amount of protein!

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Stephanie Keeping

Stephanie is in love with a boy named Sam. He has taught her that it's okay to jump first and look later, to wear a dirty shirt to the park and to decide that today is a good day to take a nap in your rubber boots. She hangs out here blogging at Spaceships and Laser Beams and at our printable party shop on Etsy.