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  • Breakfast Smoothie Bowls

    Breakfast Smoothie Bowls

    Smoothies are a great way to pack a meal’s worth of nutrients into a super fast, grab-and-go breakfast. But have you ever tried a  Breakfast Smoothie Bowl? It’s got the heavenly taste of a smoothie, ice cream, and fruit salad. It’s delicious enough to eat for dessert, but so healthy you could ( and should... Read More »Read More »

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  • Healthy Blue Cheese Dip Recipe

    Healthy Blue Cheese Dip Recipe

      It’s one thing to say you’re going to eat more vegetables, but then what do you do when you are in a hurry, super hungry, and need something to eat FAST!  If you’re like my me you grab the first thing you can find, and run off to your next big thing. And when... Read More »Read More »
  • Easter Bunny Bento Box

    Easter Bunny Bento Box

    Ah, the first day of Spring! Today seems like a great day to post an Easter bento, and here is one I made for my grandson. I packed this in one of my EasyLunchboxes , and it contains 2 bunny ham and cheese sandwiches. I made the sandwiches by cutting the bread, ham, and cheese with... Read More »Read More »
  • St. Patricks Day Bento Box Lunch

    St. Patricks Day Bento Box Lunch

    I just have to get one more St. Patrick’s Day bento in before it’s too late! Here is one I made for my husband that contains chicken pasta salad with Irish colors -orange carrots, broccoli, and some cheese in green, white, and orange.   How I made the pasta salad: I used cooked regular macaroni... Read More »Read More »
  • Gluten Free Pizza Taste Test

    Gluten Free Pizza Taste Test

    Although I love to cook and bake from scratch, even I have to throw in the towel sometimes and buy a pizza. And with the food allergies we have to take into consideration, buying a pizza is not always as easy as you might think. And gluten free food is always more expensive – how... Read More »Read More »
  • Fancy Sandwich Friday March 2015

    Fancy Sandwich Friday March 2015

    Fancy Sandwich Friday is back! Come on in, and join the fun! What is Fancy Sandwich Friday, you ask? You can read all about it right here. Today’s lunch was packed in one of my new Urban lunch boxes by It was really easy to make, and only took a few minutes. I made... Read More »Read More »
  • New Lunch Bags in my Etsy Shop

    New Lunch Bags in my Etsy Shop

      Have you been to my Etsy shop? I make bento bags, cloth napkins, and more things to help you organize your stuff and pack the best lunches possible! I have had my shop on vacation for a little while, but I’m back at it with a few new bento bags this week, and more... Read More »Read More »
  • Recipe for Dijon Chicken with Mushrooms and Bacon

    Recipe for Dijon Chicken with Mushrooms and Bacon

    It’s so cold and windy today! This is the perfect kind of day to sit down to a sizzling chicken dinner, draped in a rich sauce. But you know what would be even better? A rich sauce topped with – bacon! Ah, cream sauce plus bacon… is that even possible in a healthy diet? It... Read More »Read More »
  • Lucky Shamrock Salad

    Lucky Shamrock Salad

      Today’s lunch was a cinch to put together with the food I had prepped earlier in the week. I grabbed some salad greens from my big Salad Bowl, added some sliced chicken breast and crumbled turkey bacon from my weekly food prep stash in the fridge, and topped that with some colorful raw veggies.... Read More »Read More »
  • Fit & Fresh Lunch Gear Giveaway!

    Fit & Fresh Lunch Gear Giveaway!

    You all probably know by now how much I love Fit & Fresh products. I am  a big advocate of planning and packing my lunches and snacks to keep me on track with fitness goals, and to make sure our family has our allergy-friendly foods on hand when we need them. Fit & Fresh has... Read More »Read More »
  • Chicken Caesar Wrap Bento

    Chicken Caesar Wrap Bento

    Do I always make picture-perfect fancy bento for lunch? No, not really. A lot of the lunches I pack look like this one – regular, healthy food arranged neatly. A great bento box is the secret to making ordinary lunch fare look photo-worthy. This one is the Kid’s Bento Lunch Kit by Fit & Fresh.... Read More »Read More »

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