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Last week of school!

Miss C's last week of school was 2 weeks ago... it was also her birthday week. (I will have the birthday stuff in the next post). She will be going to daycare during the summer, so I don't have to pack her lunches. Its only week 2 of summer break and I already miss packing her lunches. She misses school too. And since I'm not doing her lunches, I've been slacking in my own lunches. I have to come up with fun stuff this summer so this blog doesn't get stale. I'm thinking about posting some recipes, summer themed lunches (zoo, beach/pool, Disney, etc) and prepping for the next school year (how to get started, my supply stash and where to buy, hints/tips. etc)

Ladybug lunch: turkey sandwich, banana, 
cheese stick, grapes & fruit snacks


The "I-have-nothing-in-the-fridge" lunch:
cucumbers, grapes, triscuits w/cheese and pepperoni, and lime jello


Last day of school lunch: Sunbutter&jelly sandwich sushi
Wheat Thins, cheese, pineapples and blueberries

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