The kids are hungry (what’s new?) but when you go to make that easy peanut butter and jelly sandwich, you’re suddenly met with resistance. “AGAIN?” they ask. Well, yeah, because you know the kids will eat it. That is, until they’re burned out, and then they don’t.
And frankly, no mom has time for that.
To avoid burnout, bring a little extra variety.
We’ve rounded up seven of our most popular sandwich recipes ever, giving you plenty of options that you can feel good about serving. And don’t worry, these won’t take much longer than that PB&J!
Sometimes a change in presentation is all you need to get the kids excited.
Instead of throwing that Land O’Frost turkey on a slice of bread, put it on a bagel. Sometimes changing their hearts is as easy as changing shapes.
Try something savory instead of sweet with this classic sandwich.
Adding Land O’ Frost’s Black Forest Ham is a good start, then take this sandwich to the next level by combining mayo and apple jam on the cheese for a surprisingly delicious addition.
You know it’s easy because it’s in the name. But while this won’t take long to make, the key to really nailing the New Orleans part of this easy sandwich is to give the oil time to seep into all the other ingredients.
This is sure to pique their interest when they realize it’s not technically a sandwich.
This Open-Faced Cheesy Roast Beef Sandwich is super simple and you can have six sandwiches ready in just five minutes. Perfect for playdates when you have lots of little ones running around!
Grab Focaccia (fo-kach-uh) bread for something different. If you haven’t ad it before, it’s a flat, oven-based Italian bread that’s similar to pizza dough, which means your kids should love it. Follow this recipe and get eight to 12 sandwiches ready in just minutes.