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Bright Ideas for Back to School

Created January 10, 2017
Five ways to make the start of another school year full of fun!
Bright Ideas for Back to School

1. Celebrate First Days

Make kids first day special — try out Cindy Ensley of Hungry Girl Por Vida’s creative and tasty Back to School Pancake Bar.

Back to school lunchbox note with joke

2. Make ’em Giggle

Write jokes on sticky notes and tuck into your child's lunchbox or notebook and give them a chuckle throughout the day!

school supplies decorated with craft tape

3. Get Crafty 

Personalize ho-hum school supplies with colorful decorative tape. This simple, no-mess activity is a fun way for kids to show their style.

Bisquick Chocolate Chip Cookies

4. Bake Cookies 

Long school days call for an end-of-day treat. Greet kids off the bus with a plate of cookies and a side of milk — Bisquick Chocolate Chip Cookies are a classic choice. Seeking more cookie options? Check out our Bisquick Cookie Recipe Collection.

Apple Cheddar Sausage Bake

5. Make Brinner

 Breakfast as Dinner is a playful idea for weekday suppers — Try our Apple Cheddar Sausage Bake or any one of our other Bisquick Brinner Ideas! Turn up the fun and encourage your family to come to the dinner table in pajamas and slippers. 

These five tips are just a starting point! How do you make back to school special in your family?