Meatless Monday

Sweet Potato Leek Zucchini Fritters ~ Bento #174

November 6, 2014
Sweet Potato Leek Zucchini Fritters

When looking for lunch box ideas, consider making fritters.  They are normally easy to make, and typically freeze well.  I normally make a batch of some type of fritters once a week to pack for lunch.   After skimming through The 52 Food Challenge Cookbook, I got inspired to make a vegetarian fritter using sweet […]

Laurel Hill Pretzel Chips ~ A Review

October 30, 2013
Laurel Hill Pretzel Chips

How many of you have heard about the company Laurel Hill? If so, what is your favorite product that they make? I was recently introduced to Laurel Hill by a friend, and wanted to learn more about the company. Founded in 1965, Laurel Hill is a family owned business that makes all-natural, no preservatives, non-GMO […]

Asian Soba Noodles in WOWBUTTER Sauce

October 4, 2013
Asian Noodles in WOWButter Sauce

Recently I did a review on a product called WOWBUTTER (a peanut butter substitute).  During my review, I decided to create several dishes using WOWBUTTER as a key ingredient.  One of those dishes was an Asian Soba Noodles in WOWBUTTER Sauce dish. Love this!!! And this!!! Here is how you make this dish: In a […]

Breaking News….Did you hear about The Daily Crave??? A Review & Bento #126

October 4, 2013
The Daily Crave Veggie Chips

Have you heard about The Daily Crave?  If not, you are truly missing out on some really yummy snacks. The Daily Crave believes everyone loves to snack, and that snacking can help to keep you satisfied between meals.  They also believe if you are going to snack, you might as well snack on items made […]

World PEAS ~ A DIFFERENT Way To Eat Peas ~ A Review & Bento #123

September 26, 2013
World Peas Variety

One of my goals for creating this blog, is to introduce my readers to products they may never have heard of. As someone who likes trying new things, I love discovering new products that make me say “WOW!!” I recently discovered one such product called World Peas. World Peas are natural GMO-free green peas, flavored […]

Black & White Sesame Panko Crusted Tofu

September 11, 2013
Crispy Panko Sesame Tofu

I can’t lie…I LOVE TOFU.  I realize that it’s not for everyone, but for me, I think it’s delicious.  I love adding it to my asian dishes as well as eating it as an appetizer.  But I don’t like PLAIN tofu.  It has to be jazzed up.  I think that’s why some people don’t like […]

Spinach & Mozzarella Pizza Bundles ~ Bento #116

September 3, 2013

This week, it’s all about fast and healthy lunches.  I love making pizza dishes, because they are relatively easy to make.  All you need is a great pizza dough and sauce, and the possibilities are endless.  You can also use your favorite store-bought pizza dough and sauce. Today I made pizza bundles.  I kept it […]

Black Bean & Sweet Potato EMPANADAS ~ Bento #112

August 22, 2013
black bean sweet potato empanadas3

Well to kick off my girls new school year, I decided to make them something fun for lunch.  They love hand pies, so I thought empanadas would be a great addition to their first day of school lunch box.  Since I was wrapping up my sweet potato series on the blog, I decided to make […]