If packing your child’s school lunchbox is a chore or you just don’t know how to break the monotony of a sandwich and an apple, we’ve got fresh ideas just in time for back-to-school. Tampa Bay Parenting Magazine contributor Jenny P. of Lunchbox Mafia joins us with easy recipes and tips that are exciting for kids and do-able for mom.

For more back to school tips and essentials, visit the 15th Annual Back to School Fair presented by Hillsborough County Public School this Saturday, July 30th at WestShore Plaza in Tampa from 10am-2pm. There will be 500 free backpacks, prizes and giveaways, meet and greets with Tampa Bay mascots and princesses, and more!  Visit TampaBayParenting.com for more information.