Lunch: You can’t get away with skipping it, because if you do, your productivity (and your kids’ attention) at work and school will suffer. But a reliance on pre-packaged or on-the-go meals can be a good way to load your body with much more sodium, sugar, fat, and calories than it needs. And unhealthy lunches may be part of the reason that many of us are suffering from chronic diseases such as diabetes.
To avoid the constant sugar crashes and to management my time better I started meal planning. It became second nature which gave me real energy, better health, and saved me a lot of time and money over the years. If you are looking to fast start your family meal planning, grab a notebook and follow these three easy steps.