Remember Simple Food Safety Tips When Packing Kids’ School Lunches
Keep food safety in mind as you prepare your child’s school lunch. Here are some recommendations for packing a safe school lunch.
- Make sure your hands, food preparation surfaces and utensils are clean. Keep family pets away from food preparation areas and off kitchen counters. Encourage your children to always wash their hands before they eat or help you in the kitchen.
Source: Barbara Ingham, UW-Extension Food Safety Specialist