Back to School theNational Way (Part 2)
The healthy fats from half a pear and the range of vitamin goodness in an egg make for a healthy Jamaican sandwich.

The start of a new school year is both exciting and hectic. Parents and children have new activities, and the pressure to be well-prepared is on. So is prepping a menu for the entire family to get through those first few weeks easily.

Taking things back to basics this year is the home of the National Hardo Bread, National Baking Company, with a few classic sandwiches and snacks, and some reimagined ones perfect for the entire family for back to school.

Nutritious & Filling

What's good for you can be tasty too.

Join Thursday Food next week for Part 3: The Joy in the Taste

These days, avocado toast is all the fitness rage, but for any Jamaican, it's as simple as bread and pear! Add eggs, and you've got a hearty, nutritious sandwich.
Pear and egg on toast.
Rolled hardo slices, cheese and heaps of hidden vegetables. These pinwheels with carrots and cucumbers fit nutrition into meal-time fun.
A pinwheel — a sandwich in a roll — is the best way to sneak in those veggies. Serve with cookies, fruits or vegetables, and it's the perfect school-time snack.
A tuna sandwich is one of the classics but for the mom and dad counting calories or the gluten-free son or daughter, switch out the Hardo Slices with a National Rice Cake.
Add spices and veggies to your tuna topping for an outstanding balance of tasty and nourishing.

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