Lunch Box Safety: What Germs are in Your Kid's Bag?

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The Wrap-Up

Reusable lunch bags save money, the planet and keep your little one from harm, provided you follow strict safety rules. Keep the lunch bags clean and the food at the right temperature, and your little one will can enjoy homemade fare at school. If you're still worried, pack shelf-stable products like applesauce, granola bars, whole fruit, and peanut butter sandwiches to ensure a happy, healthy child at lunchtime.