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  • Lunchbots Bento Uno Review

    Lunchbots Bento Uno Review

      I recently ordered a LunchBots Bento Uno, so I thought I’d share what I think of it, and how I’ve been using it. The main thing about it is – it’s big!  I knew it was going to be bigger than the other LunchBots containers, but I was still surprised to see just how... Read More »Read More »

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  • 20 Minute Chili Mac

    20 Minute Chili Mac

      Here’s the next recipe in my 20 Minute Dinners series – Chili Mac. ( to see an explanation of my 20 Minute Dinners idea, click here ) This one is such a cinch to make, and it is easily one of our family’s favorite dinners. It has saved the day on countless occasions in this... Read More »Read More »
  • Fit & Fresh Round-Up

    Fit & Fresh Round-Up

      Here is another great product from one of my favorite food container companies – Fit & Fresh. Today I’m showing you the lunch I made in my new Soft Touch Lid Meal Carrier. I really love this box! It has so much room – I could fit a sandwich (and a half), a big... Read More »Read More »
  • 20 Minute Chicken Noodle Soup

    20 Minute Chicken Noodle Soup

    This morning it hit me. It dawned on me that we are smack in the middle of November, and there’s no turning back. The holidays are fast approaching, even if I’m not quite ready! I need to pull my plan of action together, and quick! For me, that starts with a simplified meal plan. No... Read More »Read More »
  • Guide to Gluten Free Flours

    Guide to Gluten Free Flours

    When you have to remove gluten from your diet, it can be pretty overwhelming trying to figure out all the different types of flours to use. A common question I hear from people new to the gluten free world is, “can you tell me what is the one best flour I should buy to substitute... Read More »Read More »
  • Fit & Fresh Lunch Set

    Fit & Fresh Lunch Set

    Disclosure: I have received products  from Fit & Fresh in exchange for sharing them with my readers, but all opinions expressed here are my own. Today I’m reviewing another great Fit & Fresh product – the Fit & Fresh Lunch Set! This big, roomy lunch box was perfect for my husband’s lunch, with room to... Read More »Read More »
  • Lunchbots Turkey Bento

    Lunchbots Turkey Bento

      I had the best day yesterday! I got to play with my little Bento Buddy ( my grandson) for most of the day. We had a great time raking leaves, reading stories,  swinging, and playing with cars, rocks, and dirt! All that hard playing really works up an appetite for a 1 year old!... Read More »Read More »
  • Gluten Free Pie Crust Recipe

    Gluten Free Pie Crust Recipe

      Okay, everyone. I’m opening the vault to share one of my best recipes with you. This is one of my most-requested gluten free recipes. I have been tweaking this recipe for about 10 years, and I’m pretty happy with it now.  So now I feel good about passing this recipe on to you –... Read More »Read More »
  • Fancy Sandwich Friday November 2014

    Fancy Sandwich Friday November 2014

        I just cannot believe it’s the first week of November already, and you know what that means – it’s time for another Fancy Sandwich Friday!   This month’s fancy sandwich was for my grandson, who is 15 months old . I know he’s too little to appreciate the squirrel, and the acorns, and... Read More »Read More »
  • Creamy Butternut Pasta Sauce

    Creamy Butternut Pasta Sauce

      I have really been enjoying my new book, The 52 New Foods Challenge, by Jennifer Tyler Lee. I love the author’s idea that trying new foods should be a fun game where the whole family participates. You know, I always had a hard time forcing my kids to eat their vegetables – my heart was... Read More »Read More »
  • Fit & Fresh Bento Lunch Kit

    Fit & Fresh Bento Lunch Kit

      Disclosure: I have received products from Fit & Fresh in exchange for sharing them with my readers, but all opinions expressed here are my own. Many of you already know I am a big fan of Fit & Fresh products. I have been using them for years – even before I started this blog!... Read More »Read More »

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