20 Leftover Dinner Ideas Perfect for Kids’ Lunch Boxes

When it comes to weeknight dinners I’m all about cooking in “bulk”. My reasoning behind this is I don’t like sending my kids to school with boring sandwiches all the time. So, when I cook a meal for dinner that I know my family loves I always make extra for their lunch boxes the next day.

Tacos, soup, pasta…are just a few leftover dinner ideas that are PERFECT for kids lunch boxes. All of these ideas taste just as good cold but if your child prefers them hot, purchasing a thermos can go a long way.

What leftover dinner idea does your family like to see in their lunch box?

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