Jack and Jill lunches

I found these new cookie cutters when my friend Deb of ipacklunch posted a photo of them.  I actually made these lunches about 2 weeks ago, but I’m late posting them.  In the meantime, my blogging friend Venia of Dr. Seuss Cat in the Hat lunch by Organized Bites posted this adorable lunch with the same sandwich cutters by Continue Reading

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

Long overdue heart lunches

My food projects are my passion, but very often family comes first.  So it’s been a while since I’ve posted, and I’ve missed you!  I decided to post all the lunches today that I did for before Valentine’s day and didn’t post.  After all, I love my kids all year long so the heart thing Continue Reading

A hearty salad and pockets made with love

Miss G has kids in her kindergarten class that get hot lunches brought into the class.  She kept mentioning that she might like to try a salad.  So today she asked for one and requested certain vegetables.  Being me, I snuck in a bunch of other things for color that I thought she might like. 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