This week’s lunch box idea is inspired by the Lunchables nacho box! We’ve added some extra staying power and satisfaction by adding some refried beans to the lunch.
Demi’s review: “I loved it. Put some of your cheese in your beans and mix it up if you don’t want to sprinkle cheese on each chip.” (Eden didn’t like the non-homemade beans.)
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What You’ll Love About DIY Nacho Lunch Box
- Nutritious and balanced
- Easy to customize
- Chips = fun!
- Minimal prep
- Can make beans from scratch or use canned refried beans
VIDEO – Watch It Come Together
- Refried beans
- Shredded cheese
- Tortilla chips
- Baby carrots and ranch
What to Prep Ahead
Make the refried black beans if making from scratch, prep any vegetables if necessary.
More Easy Lunch Box Ideas
If you like this easy lunch box idea, be sure to try some of my other easy lunches:
- Japanese Rice Balls
- DIY Ham and Cheese Lunchables
- Air Fryer Dino Nuggets
- Breakfast for Lunch Box
- 100+ Lunch Box Ideas
This lunch box idea is inspired by the Lunchables nacho box, but we’ve added extra protein and fiber with the refried beans.
- refried beans in a thermos
- shredded cheese
- tortilla chips
- baby carrots and ranch
- Heat refried beans and pack into a thermos.
- Pack other components.
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