Roasted Butternut Squash & Sweet Potato Cranberry Kale Couscous Salad

November 6, 2014
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I recently told you guys about the new cookbook I received a few weeks ago called The 52 New Foods Challenge.  After flipping through the pages, and reading the concept, I was totally inspired to create some new recipes with my children.  I saw words such as roasted maple butternut, sweet potatoes, kale, cranberries, and […]

The 52 New Food Challenge Cookbook Review

November 6, 2014
The 52 New Foods Challenge Cookbook Review

About a year ago, I was introduced to Jennifer Lee and her game Crunch a Color.  Crunch a Color is a mealtime card game where kids gain points/rewards for eating vegetables, fruits, proteins and grains. It is a great way to introduce kids to new foods, and helps them understand the importance of having a balanced […]

The ROXX Box 10 Favorite Adults Lunches in Easylunchboxes

November 5, 2014
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Are you tired of eating the same thing for lunch every week?  Are you in a rut and in need of some inspiration?  Are you looking for lunch ideas that will satisfy your adult palate?  Well if the answer is yes, I have 10 lunches featured in my Easylunchboxes that will inspire you? 1.  New […]

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 […]

Asian Sloppy Joe Hoagies ~ Bento #173

September 18, 2014
Asian Sloppy Joe

This week, I decided to transport myself back to life in Japan.  I’ve found myself missing it a lot lately, so I’ve been trying to recapture some of my fondest memories through food.  Yesterday I made these delicious rice burgers, that were found at a local Japanese burger spot called Mos Burger.  And today I […]

Asian Chicken & Pork Rice Burger ~ Bento #172

September 17, 2014
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While living in Japan, I used to frequent a burger restaurant called Mos Burger.  It basically sold Japanese-style hamburgers.  Many of the toppings were catered towards the Japanese palate, so eating there was always an adventure.  One unique burger on their menu was the rice burger.  Instead of using a wheat bun or lettuce, the […]

Skewer Meatballs & Pasta ~ Bento #171

September 12, 2014
Mini Italian Meatballs in Lunchbots Duo

Pasta with some type of sauce is a weekly staple in my house.  Normally I make some type of tomato based sauce to go along with my pasta.  Last week, I pondered between making a simple meat sauce, or homemade meatballs.  My kids really don’t have a preference, so the decision was purely mine to […]

Go-GURT & Nature Valley Oats ‘n Honey Parfait ~ Bento #170

September 3, 2014
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I had the bright idea to make lunch box parfaits for my kids.  I decided to keep it simple and make my parfait using Nature Valley Crunchy Oats ‘n Honey Granola bars, and a Go-GURT.  I figured they would be easy to make, and a great way to combine their granola and Go-GURT. So I […]