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Bento Lunch Box: Mini Ravioli

Bento Lunch Box: Mini Ravioli

To another sandwich-free, leftover bento lunch box! You all know how much I love to use leftovers for my daughter’s lunch. It’s the easiest way to put a well-balanced meal together quickly. This is good for kids but adults, too. I would eat this lunch, […]

Make Your Kids Their Own Kid-Friendly Cheese Board this Thanksgiving

Make Your Kids Their Own Kid-Friendly Cheese Board this Thanksgiving

Let’s get real. Everyone loves a good cheese board. But what’s worse than getting to the cheese plate too late when everything is gone? Getting there right after a swarm of hungry kids with their grubby little hands. Haha. But seriously, I love the idea […]

Bento box Lunch Series: Quiche and Seasonal Fruit

Bento box Lunch Series: Quiche and Seasonal Fruit

Leftovers are the best kind of lunches. As soon as we finish dinner, I make sure to put aside leftovers for the next days lunch for my daughter. Today on the bento box lunch menu: leftover broccoli quiche, grapes and strawberries, persimmons (my fave) and […]

Simple Fall Pumpkin Banana Bread

Simple Fall Pumpkin Banana Bread

I feel like everyone has their go-to banana bread recipe. For me, it’s the kind that reminds me of my childhood. Banana bread, has to taste just like how I remember it at my friends house after school. Or at my school bake sale where […]

Fun Halloween Bento Lunchbox for Kids

Fun Halloween Bento Lunchbox for Kids

Making lunch should be fun right? Like this Halloween Bento Lunchbox. But more importantly, fun to eat! I think, even the pickiest eaters will like this one. The purple witch fingers are actually grapes. They’re called Moondrop grapes and they’re naturally long. Crazy right? I […]

Convenient Healthy Snack Prep For Your Kids AND YOU

Convenient Healthy Snack Prep For Your Kids AND YOU

When my mother-in-law went to the doctor’s office a while back, I remember her telling me her doctor asked her if she’s a toast and tea type of person. A toast and tea person? She asked. Yeah, you know, like you wake up and make […]

‘BOO!’ Chocolate Ganache Glazed Halloween Cupcakes

‘BOO!’ Chocolate Ganache Glazed Halloween Cupcakes

If I had to choose between pie or cake, it would always be cake. Frosted or glazed? Always glazed. And who knew, glazing a cupcake would be so easy?! I found this chocolate ganache recipe on Natasha’s Kitchen and decided to give it a try […]

Fun Rainbow O’s Edible Necklaces for Kids

Fun Rainbow O’s Edible Necklaces for Kids

For my daughter’s final bake sale of the school year, I had wild ambitions to make fancy cookies, lemon brownies and gooey sprinkled rice Krispy squares. Of course — In brown paper packages all tied up with string… But as it always seems, the night before, we fell short […]

Healthy Unicorn Snack with NO Food Coloring for Kids

Healthy Unicorn Snack with NO Food Coloring for Kids

Like probably every 6 year old out there, my daughter is obsessed with Unicorns. She uses up all her eyelash, birthday, penny-in-fountain and tooth fairy wishes for a real live unicorn, every single time. Seems like the rest of the world is just as obsessed. […]

Easy Muffin Tin Parmesan Pesto Egg in a Basket

Easy Muffin Tin Parmesan Pesto Egg in a Basket

I love Easter morning. Not only does the Easter bunny come, (check out the giant paw prints) and bring us lovely treats — But it also means BRUNCH. I’ve been wanting to make egg in a basket’s for a while now. Ever since I discovered […]