Packing lunch in the morning can be a real time-suck, especially when you are trying to get out of the house on time, so we鈥檝e teamed up with The Quaker Oats Company to share some #OffYouGo tips and tricks to help you make your kids鈥 lunches quickly. That way you鈥檒l spend less time behind the kitchen counter and more time eating a healthy breakfast with your family before the day begins. After all, those precious moments of QT will create connections with your loved ones.

And now for the how-to.

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Materials:

鈥 lunch box

鈥 cupcake liners

鈥 napkins

鈥 sponge ice pack (2 new sponges + sealable plastic bag)

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Ingredients:

鈥 fruit

鈥 veggies

鈥 sandwich

鈥 crackers

鈥 oatmeal bar

Ingredients

Gather your supplies and let鈥檚 make lunch!

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Add a napkin, sandwich and cupcake liners. Then fill the cupcake liners with healthy snacks like an oatmeal bar, fruit and veggies.

Sponges

A really great way to keep your kids鈥 lunch cold is to freeze unused wet sponges and then put them in a sealable plastic bag. Such a great ice pack hack!

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Pro tip: always leave a note :)

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Close it up and #OffYouGo!

What shortcuts do you use to make lunches quickly? Let us know in the comments.

This post is in collaboration with The Quaker Oats Company.