Back To School

It’s that time of year again – make sure your student is prepared with help from Schnucks!
Check out fun ideas like kid-friendly lunchbox notes as well as nutritious recipes for breakfast, lunch and snack time!

Lunchbox Notes

Whether it’s on a sticky note or banana, don’t forget to share a few words of encouragement with your student in the perfect place: the lunchbox!

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Back To School Recipes

Go ahead – have fun with your food! Make the day memorable with these delicious breakfast, lunch and snack recipes. Perfect for the back to school season.

Peachy Overnight Oats

Brought to you by: Ingredients 2 Summeripe peaches 2 cups regular rolled oats 1 cup Schnucks milk 1 cup apple juice ¼ cup honey 1... >

Berry Smoothie Bowl and Bark

There’s a rainbow of fruits and veggies to choose from!

Fruity Rainbow Spring Rolls

Ingredients 8 8-inch rice papers 5 strawberries, thinly sliced 1 orange, peeled and sectioned ½ mango, peeled and thinly sliced 2 kiwis, peeled and thinly... >

Strawberry Short Cuts Smoothie

We love a good short cut.

Blueberry Walnut Baked Oatmeal

Brought to you by: Ingredients 1 cup California walnuts, chopped 2 cups Schnucks rolled oats 1 tsp. baking powder 1 tsp. cinnamon plus 1/8 tsp.... >

Schnucks Short Cuts Silly Faces

Brought to you by: Watermelon in Love On a Schnucks Short Cuts watermelon cup, use 2 heart stickers for eyes and a half moon sticker... >

Raspberry Lemon Oatmeal Muffins

Ingredients 2/3 cup Schnucks skim milk 2 large eggs ¼ cup cooking oil 1 tsp. vanilla 1 lemon, juiced and zested 1¹⁄³ cup whole-wheat flour... >

Libby’s Veggie Cup Animals

Brought to you by: Green Bean Turtles Libby’s green bean cups green construction paper glue tape green pompoms plastic googly eyes On the green construction... >

Danimals Smoothie Pops

Brought to you by: Ingredients 3 3.1-ounce strawberry Danimals Smoothies 1/2 cup pineapple chunks 1/2 cup chopped or sliced strawberries 1/2 cup chopped or sliced... >

Strawberry Lime Ice Cubes

This kid-friendly recipe from Schnucks is perfect for those hot summer days.

Starkist Bold Buffalo Celery Snails

Brought to you by: Ingredients Dandy Celery Sticks Snack Pack StarKist Buffalo Tuna or Chicken Creations cherry tomatoes cucumber, cut into 1/4-inch slices cream cheese... >

Banana Giraffes

Ingredients bananas Schnucks creamy peanut butter, in piping bag chocolate-covered raisins sliced almonds Wilton candy eyeballs, located in the baking aisle Cut bottom quarter off... >

Avocado Penguins

Fun and kid friendly avocado penguins.

Sandwich Sushi

TOTAL TIME: 10 MIN SERVES: 2 Ingredients 2 slices white or wheat bread 2 tbsp. whipped cream cheese 4 slices ham or turkey 2 slices... >

Rainbow Bento Box

Ingredients 1 cup tri-color rotini, cooked 1/4 cup cherry tomatoes, halved 1/4 cup cucumber, diced 1/4 cup broccoli florets 1/4 cup light Italian dressing 1/4... >

Mediterranean Pita Pocket

Ingredients 2 whole wheat pita pocket halves 1/4 cup Culinaria hummus 1/2 medium red sweet pepper, sliced 1/2 cucumber, sliced 2 tbsp. crumbled feta Spread... >

Reach for the Stars Sandwich

Ingredients 2 slices wheat bread 1 slice white bread 2 ounces sliced ham 1 slice Colby-Jack cheese 1 piece leaf lettuce 1 tbsp. mayonnaise Using... >

Loaded Chicken Salad Sandwich

Ingredients 1¼ cups Schnucks rotisserie chicken, shredded 1/2 cup seedless grapes, halved 1/4 cup finely chopped celery 2 tbsp. finely chopped red onion 1 tsp.... >

Power Up Bagel Sandwich

Ingredients 1 whole wheat bagel, split 1/4 cup light cream cheese 2 ounces sliced turkey breast 1/2 avocado, sliced 1 pre-cooked hard-boiled egg, sliced kosher... >

Sweet and Salty Hazelnut Toast

Brought to you by: Ingredients 2 tbsp. Schnucks hazelnut spread 2 slices wheat bread 1/2 cup assorted berries 1 tbsp. Wonderful Pistachios No Shells Cover... >

Strawberry Spinach Wrap

This recipe from Schnucks is easy-to-make and even easier to enjoy.

Kodiak Cake Flapjack Cup Toppers

Brought to you by: Elvis Combo 1 Chocolate and Peanut Butter Kodiak Cake Flapjack Cup 4 banana slices 2 tsp. crisp cooked turkey bacon, crumbled... >

Friendly Mandarin Orange Lion

Brought to you by: Ingredients mandarin oranges from Chile Schnucks fresh cored pineapple, sliced banana slices blueberries strawberry slices Peel and section mandarin oranges. Place... >

Pizza Hummus with Pizza Chips

Brought to you by: Napoli's Ingredients 1 16-oz. can chickpeas, drained and rinsed ½ cup Schnucks pizza sauce ¼ cup shredded Parmesan cheese, plus more... >

Schnucks Peach Cup Goldfish

Brought to you by: Ingredients Schnucks peach cups Supplies sheets of orange construction paper glue plastic googly eyes scissors black permanent marker On the orange... >

No-Bake Energy Balls

Ingredients 1/3 cup dried apricot halves (about 6) 1 tbsp. honey 1/3 cup Full Circle almond butter 1/4 cup ground flaxseed 1/8 tsp. salt 2/3... >

Cookies & Cream Parfait

Ingredients 2 cups low-fat vanilla yogurt 1 cup Schnucks light whipped topping 8 chocolate sandwich cookies, crushed 1 tbsp. chocolate syrup Garnish with chocolate shavings... >

Celery Caterpillars

Ingredients Dandy Celery Sticks Snack Pack Schnucks creamy peanut butter red or green grapes Wilton candy eyeballs, located in baking aisle Spread peanut butter into... >

Butterfly Snack Bag Art

This butterfly snack bag art is fun to make — and eat!

Apple Ring Sandwich

Ingredients 2 ounces light cream cheese, softened 1/4 cup Schnucks almond butter 1/2 tsp. vanilla 1 Red Delicious apple 1-2 tbsp. low-fat granola 2 tbsp.... >


Make a colorful and refreshing “aquarium” by adding your favorite ingredients to ice-cold water. Drinking eight glasses a day has never been easier! Infused water... >

Rainbow Pasta Salad

TOTAL TIME: 15 MIN* - SERVES 8 * does not include refrigeration time 12 oz. tri-color rotini 1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved 1 cup cucumber,... >

Smooth Sailing

Take your smoothie to uncharted waters with these easy variations. Smoothie Bark Pour smoothie onto a parchmentlined 1-inch baking sheet until at least 1∕2 inch thick. Top... >