Looking for something other than the same old boring sandwich and chips to send with your kids to school? Between our cookbook, Dishing It Up Disney Style: A Cookbook For Families With Type 1 Diabetes, and registered dietitian Susan Weiner, a 2015 American Association of Diabetes Educators (A.A.D.E.) diabetes educator of the year, we’ve come up with three weeks’ worth of kid-friendly snack, lunch, and dessert recipes for you to choose from — each with a carb count and full nutrition info, naturally. Dig in!

Sweet Potato Crispy Chips & Dip

Sweet Potato Crispy Chips & Dip

sandwich and fruit kabobs

Sandwich & Fruit Kabobs

Protein Powered Lunch Wraps

Protein Powered Lunch Wraps

Starry-Eyed Cheese and Veggie Snacks

Starry-Eyed Cheese and Veggie Snacks

Gluten-Free Pizza Dipper Bento Box

Gluten-Free Pizza Dipper Bento Box

Snow White’s Crunchy Homemade Granola

Snow White’s Crunchy Homemade Granola

Aurora’s Applesauce Muffins

Aurora’s Applesauce Muffins

Pocahontas Peanut Butter Trail Mix Balls 871x620

Pocahontas’ Peanut Butter Trail Mix Balls

Baloo’s Beef and Black Bean Chili

Baloo’s Beef and Black Bean Chili

Jasmine’s Mulligatawny

Jasmine’s Mulligatawny

Tigger’s Tortellini Vegetable Soup

Tigger’s Tortellini Vegetable Soup

Captain Hook’s Cape Codder Sandwich

Captain Hook’s Cape Codder Sandwich

Prince Eric’s Deviled R-egg-atta

Prince Eric’s Deviled R-egg-atta

Lilo’s Summer Fruit Pizza

Lilo’s Summer Fruit Pizza

Minnie's Frozen Fruit Bites

Minnie’s Frozen Fruit Bites

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Disclaimer

Disclaimer: The experiences and suggestions recounted in these articles are not intended as medical advice, and they are not necessarily the "typical" experiences of families with a child who has type 1 diabetes. These situations are unique to the families depicted. Families should check with their healthcare professionals regarding the treatment of type 1 diabetes and the frequency of blood glucose monitoring.