Lunch and Snack Menus

BLUE ELEPHANT DAYCARE: FALL/WINTER SNACK AND LUNCH MENUS

 

Week 1

MEAL PATTERN

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

Morning snack

Apple sauce, Rice cakes, Milk

Cereal, Milk, Bananas

Whole wheat bread with Jam, Fruit, Milk

Semolina cake, Fruit, Milk

Cheerio cereal, Fruit, Milk

 

Pesto pasta with spinach, peas and Milk

Ham Vegetable Navy Bean Soup with bread, Milk

Alternate: Vegetable Navy Bean Soup with Bread

Chicken Vegetable Stir Fry, Rice, Milk

 

Alternate: 
Vegetable Stir Fry

Meat Vegetable Kidney Bean Chili, Milk, crackers

 

Alternate:
Vegetable Kidney Bean Chili

Lentil Vegetable Soup with Grilled Cheese Sandwiches, Milk

 

Afternoon snack

Home made oatmeal cookies, Fruit, Water

Cracker’s with pea’s butter, cucumbers, Water

Cinnamon Pita Chips, Apple Slices, Water

English Muffins with cream cheese, Fruit, Water

Cornmeal Muffins, Fruit, Water

 

Week 2

MEAL PATTERN

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

Morning Snack

Cheerio’s cereal, Fruit, Milk

Rice Cakes with Apple Sauce, Milk

Oatmeal porridge, fruit, water

English Muffins with Cream Cheese, Fruit, Milk

Rice Krispies Cereal, Fruit, Milk

Lunch

Beef and Vegetable Barley soup, crackers Milk

Alternate: Vegetable and Barley soup

Curried Chicken and Vegetables with Rice, Milk

Alternate: Curried Beans and Vegetables with Rice

Macaroni and Cheese with Broccoli and Ham, Milk

 

Alternate:  Macaroni and Cheese with broccoli

White Fish Vegetable Rice, Milk

 

Alternate: Bean and Vegetable Rice

Rotini pasta with meat sauce and vegetable

 

Alternative: Vegetarian rotini pasta

Afternoon Snack

Berry muffins, water

Pita Bread with Ranch Dip, Fruit, Water

Banana bread, Water

Crackers with Spread, Fruit, Water

Fruit salad, bread, butter, water

 

Week: 3

MEAL PATTERN

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

Morning snack

Multigrain Cheerios, Banana’s, Milk

Graham Crackers with Yogurt, Fruit, Milk

Rice Cake with Apple Sauce, Milk

Overnight Oats with Fruit, Milk

Corn Flakes, Fruit, Milk

Lunch

Sloppy Joes with beans, vegetables, Milk

 

Alternate: Bean’s with Vegetables

Chicken Vegetable Chow Mein Noodles, Milk

Alternate: Vegetable and Bean Chow Mein Noodles

Beef Vegetable Stew with Rice, Milk

 

Alternative: Vegetable Bean Stew with Rice

Pumpkin Vegetable Lentil Soup with Bread, Milk

 

Alternate: Vegetable Lentil Soup

Vegetable, Bean pasta, Milk

Afternoon snack

Crackers with Pea’s Butter, Fruit, Water

Nan Bread with Spinach Dip,  Water

Bread with butter, Fruit, Water

Blueberry Muffins, Water

Raisin Biscuits, Water

 

Week 4

MEAL PATTERN

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

Morning Snack

Whole Grain Cereal, Fruit, Milk

Graham Crackers with Apple Sauce, Milk

English Muffins with Cinnamon Butter, Fruit, Milk

Overnight Oats with Fruit, Milk

Corn Flakes, Fruit, Milk

Lunch

Romano Bean and potato vegetable Bake, Milk

Chicken Vegetable macaroni Soup with Crackers, Milk
Alternate: Vegetable Bean Noodle Soup

Tuna Vegetable penne Pasta, Milk

 

Alternate: Vegetable Pasta

Chick Pea Cauliflower Broccoli Soup with Crackers, Milk

Shephard’s pie

 

Alternate: Vegetarian shepherd’s pie

Afternoon snack

Date Squares, Water

Berry Cake, Water

Banana Pea’s Butter Wraps, Water

Pumpkin Spice Muffins, Water

Crackers with Spread, Fruit, Water