Hummus Pita Pizzas and leftover gluten free pizzas

Miss G wanted something different for lunch, and she insisted on no sandwiches.  I had recently read Dreena Burton’s post on Hummus Tortilla Pizzas found here which I used for my inspiration. Dreena’s blog is Plant Powered Kitchen and serves as great inspiration for my cooking and recipe creation for kid-friendly recipes.   I had whole wheat pitas at Continue Reading

Grilled (dairy free) cheese all around

I was running low on groceries, and I happened to have some Daiya brand dairy free cheese shreds in my refrigerator. We try to keep processed and oily foods out of our diet as much as possible so this is a rare occasion for us. It was a foggy, chilly morning yesterday so the kids Continue Reading

Gluten free vegan dinner-Quinoa with black beans

Sit down and take a load off!  I’ve got an easy dinner & lunches covered for you!  Here’s what you’ll need: QUINOA AND BLACK BEANS a bag of quinoa (any kind) 2 cans of black beans (or pintos, edamame, whatever’s in the pantry), drained and rinsed off 1 onion (chopped) and 2 garlic cloves (peeled Continue Reading

Christmas with Lunchbox Love Notes

It’s Christmas Eve!  I thought I’d do a last minute holiday roundup of the sandwich lunches I’ve done in the past couple of weeks.  Besides some Christmas cheer, I included Say Please’s Lunchbox Love Notes in each of my holiday lunches.  Lunchbox Love Notes are some of my favorite lunch accessories.  Both my 4 and 6 year Continue Reading

Teacher Appreciation with Lunchbox Love Notes

“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” ― Leo Buscaglia This quote is one that strikes me every single time I read it.  It is so true Continue Reading