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Grilled Turkey Zucchini Sandwiches

Turkey and Avocado Zucchini Sandwiches

Back-to-school time is just around the corner, and it is never too early to start thinking about healthy school lunches for your kids. Ever since my older son developed severe food allergies, I began to get creative with making healthy (and fun) school lunches. By packing him healthy and fun lunches, he doesn’t feel bad about never having the opportunity to buy a school lunch like many of his friends in school. One of my favorite healthy and easy school lunches to make my kids is turkey zucchini sandwiches. The kids love them, and they are packed full of nutrition to give them the fuel they need to be successful in school.

Since my son has severe food allergies, I have to be extra cautious about the ingredients used to make their turkey zucchini sandwiches. It is important that I only use meats that are all-natural, nitrate/nitrite fee, hormone fee, steroid free, and have no preservatives. One of the brands that I have grown to trust feeding to my children is the Foster Farms All Natural Lunchmeat. The Foster Farms turkey does not contain wheat, milk, eggs, fish, shellfish, peanuts, tree nuts or soy that is perfect for children who suffer from food allergies like my son. One of the facts about the brand that I recently learned was that they use high-pressure pasteurization to eliminate bacteria and seal in pure flavor vs. using natural preservatives which clearly stands out with the flavor.

Freshly Sliced Zucchini

Your kids are going to love this fun and healthy school lunch, that is allergy friendly and super easy to make. Foster Farms All Natural Lunchmeat can be found at your local Safeway, Raley’s, Von’s and select Albertson’s. Save $1 on purchasing the lunch meats by downloading the online coupon.

Grilled Turkey Zucchini Sandwiches

Turkey Zucchini Sandwiches

Ingredients:
1 Large zucchini
1 Avocado
1 Roma tomato
1 Package of Foster Farms All Natural Turkey Lunchmeat

Healthy Back-to-School Sandwich Ideas

Directions:
1. Slice the zucchini, avocado and tomatoes.
2. On a barbecue, grill the zucchini slices on both sides.
3. Assemble the sandwiches by topping a grilled zucchini slice with turkey, avocado, tomato and another zucchini slice.
4. Pack in your kids lunch box with a side of fruit and water.

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