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This recipe for taco pinwheels makes the perfect easy lunch box idea for back to school. It’s a fun alternative to traditional sandwiches and you can use up your leftover taco meat from dinner the night before.
I love a good recipe that repurposes leftovers, because you can cook less and also prevent food waste throughout the week. This saves money and makes it easier to stick to your meal plan!
You can customize this lunch box idea for picky eaters, and it’s sophisticated enough for adults to enjoy too!
Simply enjoy some tacos on Sunday night, and double the meat in order to have plenty to create these adorable and delicious taco pinwheels. The whole family will be excited to open their lunch box and find something other than their usual peanut butter and jelly.
Grab some tortillas and your favorite taco fixings and you’ll be set for a back to school lunch box idea that’s easy and budget friendly too.