Over the years I’ve discovered there are very few things I can’t safely pack for my son’s lunch. Cool sushi? No problem. Hot pasta? Easy. Even chilly ice cream isn’t all that hard. I can pack anything, that is, with one exception. Frozen pops. I just haven’t found a way to pack them without also […]
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Just because it's "dessert" doesn't mean it can't be healthy, too!
You know those packaged assemble-your-own pizza lunch kits they sell at the grocer? The ones with the lousy ingredients and hefty price tag? The ones your kids want even more because you say “no”? No matter how much you dislike them for any number of totally legit reasons, chances are good your kids covet them […]
Everything tastes better on a stick!
9 ideas that your kids will love!
How to make a healthy treat your kids will devour!
Pizza Sausage Dogs are portable and a ton of fun to eat.
Transform instant rice into an instant lunch hit!
Parenting has taught me many things. But mostly, I’ve learned that I can turn just about anything into a taco. Steak and ground beef? Obviously. Barbecue pulled chicken or pork? Of course. Shrimp and haddock? Yup. In fact, I’ve taco’ed just about anything that walks, crawls, or swims. And my son loves it. That’s because […]
An adaptable sauce that's perfect for lunch boxes.