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Instant Pot Dal Makhani In Planetbox

August 16, 2017
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About a year ago, I purchased an Instant Pot, and it has been a game changer.  Every week, I find myself literally searching for new recipes to make in my Instant Pot. Yesterday, I was in the mood for lentils, so I decided to make one of my favorite Indian dishes Dal Makhani using my Instant […]

Cracklin’ Chicken with Fried Rice & Pickled Veggies

August 10, 2017
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Look at what I made for dinner!!! I discovered this cracklin chicken recipe awhile ago, and love making it for dinner at least once or twice a month.  It goes perfectly with a side salad. And I made enough for leftovers, so I was able to pack it for lunch in my Easylunchboxes. Also packed […]

Back To Blogging

August 9, 2017
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Wow!! I cannot believe it was been 1.5yrs since my last entry 😱. A lot has happened over the past 1.5yrs. I’m still living in Mexico and absolutely love exploring and learning about this amazing country. Last year I became a certified personal trainer with NFPT and I have been able to explore the world […]

I’m Back…And A LOT has changed!!

February 11, 2016

Hey Fans…I’m Back!! I seriously can’t believe it’s been over a year since I last posted anything on my blog.  Life just got really hectic, and I needed a break. I said adios to Ohio and hola to Mexico.  Me and my family relocated here in Aug 2015, and so far we really love.  I’ve […]

Happy 2nd Blogversary

October 10, 2014
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Wow!!! The ROXX Box is 2 years old.  Where has the time gone?  I seriously can’t believe it’s been 2 years already.  Over the past 2 years, my blog has grown into a wonderful place where readers can find creative lunch ideas for themselves and their kids.  I’ve been able to collaborate with some amazing […]

The OmieBox ~Packing Lunch Just Got Better

July 12, 2014
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I am often asked this question whenever I pack one of my typical lunch boxes, “But how do you keep it hot?”  And my typical response is, “I don’t mind eating it at room temperature.”  Well the reality is, a lot of people do mind eating their hot lunches at room temperature, and want their […]

Countdown Cal Make Waiting Fun ~ A Review & Giveaway

September 16, 2013
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Is it just me, or does it seem as though the year is FLYING BY?  Seems like just yesterday, I was in my PJs screaming, “Happy New Year”.  Now in a matter of weeks, I’ll be greeting a host of kids saying, “Trick or Treat”.  If you celebrate Halloween, and your kids are anything like […]

It’s time to DITCH the juice boxes

July 1, 2013
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I recently came across this article about mold in juice boxes.  As a Mom who buys her kids 100% juice boxes to put in their lunch bags, seeing this picture grossed me out. They don’t drink them a lot, but when they are in the mood for juice, I grab a juice box. As stated […]