Tired of composting half-eaten sandwiches? Truth is, bigger kids want something a little more interesting in their lunch bags. Here's how to turn last night's leftovers into great school (or any day) lunches.
By Dorothy Foltz-Gray
Cut leftover chicken or beef burgers into quarters and slide between whole wheat minibun halves. Send several with a side of lettuce and tomato, suggests mom and dietitian Jodi Greebel, president of Citrition, a nutrition counseling practice in New York City. Send along with leftover hummus and carrot sticks: No matter their age, most kids love hummus (and dipping).