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Back-to-school lunch box ideas

Think outside the lunch box this year with NADIA magazine's fresh meal and snack ideas for hungry little bellies.

Nadia|Jan 29, 2019

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  • Ham and cranberry pull-apart Christmas tree

    This ham and cranberry pull-apart Christmas tree is a perfect recipe to make with the kids. Your own Christmas elves will love whipping up this delicious treat that the whole family will enjoy!

    Food|Dec 06, 2018

  • Crispy fish burgers with spicy tomato mayo sauce

    Create a takeaway favourite at home with this delicious crispy fish burger recipe. Fried to perfection then served on a soft roll with fries, salad and spicy homemade sauce, this recipe is a winner

    Woman's Day (NZ edition)|Apr 13, 2018

  • Easy courgette slice with bacon and cheddar cheese

    This courgette slice recipe is the perfect example of easy summer eating. Spike with smoky bacon and sharp cheddar cheese, then serve warm or cold with your favourite tomato relish. It's a must for lazy days!

    Nadia|Mar 05, 2018

  • Wholegrain bread cups with easy tuna salad

    Make something special with regular bread with this recipe – it’s easy! Wholegrain bread is transformed into tasty little cups and filled with creamy tuna salad to create the perfect lunchbox bite

    Woman's Day (NZ edition)|Feb 22, 2018

  • Ricotta, pea and ham lunchbox pancakes

    Who would have thought? Pancakes in the lunchbox! This recipe sees ricotta, ham, baby peas and wholemeal flour come together to create the perfect lunch time bite the kids will love

    Woman's Day (NZ edition)|Feb 22, 2018

  • Spaghetti, vegetable and cheese frittata wraps

    Need some lunchbox inspo? This frittata wrap recipe is a must-try. Pack with spaghetti, sneak in some vegetables and add a tasty sprinkling of cheese for a delicious wrap filling the kids will love

    Woman's Day (NZ edition)|Feb 22, 2018

  • Bacon, cheese and corn wholemeal lunchbox muffins

    Ditch boring sandwiches and add an exciting element to your little one's lunchbox with this muffin recipe. Packed with bacon, corn and wholemeal flour, these muffins can also easily be baked in advance and frozen

    Woman's Day (NZ edition)|Feb 22, 2018

  • Chocolate wacky cake (egg-free and dairy-free)

    This chocolate cake recipe is ideal if you need to cater for egg or dairy allergies or a vegan diet. It is so quick and easy and results in a soft cake that keeps well. You can also use this recipe to make mini muffins for lunch boxes. Win win!

    Nadia|Feb 22, 2018

  • Banoffee party cake with salted caramel and chocolate

    Love banoffee? Nadia Lim's gorgeous banana cake recipe will be the star of your next celebration. Decorate rustically with lashings of salted caramel, chocolate shards and banana for a showstopping dessert

    Nadia|Feb 22, 2018

  • Breakfast pie with bacon, tomato and basil pesto

    Pie...for breakfast?! Nadia Lim transforms a Kiwi favourite into a delicious brunch dish with this breakfast pie recipe. Fill with bacon, mushrooms, tomatoes, and pesto and serve warm with chutney

    Nadia|Feb 22, 2018

  • Oven-baked sticky satay chicken nibbles

    Nail a family favourite with this delightfully sticky chicken nibbles recipe. Marinated in an irresistibly nutty homemade satay sauce, these nibbles make a deliciously easy gluten and dairy-free bite

    Nadia|Feb 22, 2018