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09/28/2015 12:00 EDT | Updated 05/08/2016 10:59 EDT

Love, Mom: 20 Amazing Lunches Real Parents Made Around The World

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Once upon a time, it was enough to stuff a bologna sandwich into a plastic baggy, throw it into a brown paper bag with a juice box and an apple, and call the whole thing "lunch." But times have changed; packed lunches have become an art form, a chance for creative parents to come up with mesmerizing food creations with tiny plastic containers as their canvas. Get ready to be inspired — these parents have set the bar pretty high: