Our Summer Fest Bloggers Join the Back-to-School Communal Table, Too

By: Sarah De Heer

You can never have enough ideas for school lunches. In honor of back-to-school season, Summer Fest contributors are gathering together to share their favorite recipes at our Communal Table.

Today, browse through recipes that will put a smile on your kid's face and make their friends envious at the lunch table. But don't forget to treat yourself — we've got back-to-school recipes for adults, too, like this  Spicy-Korean "Ramen" Noodle Soup from Jeanette's Healthy Living and  Cashew-Curry Chicken Salad Sandwiches from This Girl Can Eat.

Tidy Mom: Cinnamon Raisin Swirl Peanut Butter Cookies (pictured above)

Chez Us: Healthy Tuna Salad

Adult options:
Haute Apple Pie: Edamame Hummus
Creative Culinary: Margarita Watermelon

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