Shrimp Pizza & A Go-GURT ~ Bento #169

September 3, 2014
Spicy Asian Shrimp Pizza in Easylunchbox

I’ll be the first to admit, my kids are pretty adventurous eaters.  Maybe it’s due to the fact that during their formative years, we lived in Japan, and they really had to adapt to the local cuisine. Or maybe it’s because their Mom is easily bored, and loves creating new dishes.  Whatever the case, I […]

Chicken Fajita Nachos & A Go-GURT for lunch ~ Bento #168

September 3, 2014
Chicken Fajita Chips in Easylunchboxes

Recently I told you about my daughter insisting on me making chicken fajita nachos for dinner.   They were so good and super easy to make.  I had extra fajita meat left over, so I decided to make more of these chips for her lunch the next day.  The chips stay hard and crunchy, and […]

A JUMBO Blueberry Muffin + A Go-GURT for breakfast ~ Bento 167

September 3, 2014
Blueberry Muffin in Easylunchboxes

I recently told you guys about my desire for blueberry muffins, so I decided to bake up a batch.  Well, they turned out to be so delicious, I decided to pack them in a breakfast lunch box for my daughter.  She loves to nibble, so I cut the muffin in half, that way she could […]

BBQ Chicken Wings, Potato Salad, & A Go-GURT ~ Bento #166

September 3, 2014
BBQ Chicken Wings in Lunchbots Duo

The other day, my kids wanted to have a picnic lunch in our backyard.  Initially, I was surprised by their request, since picnicking is not something we typically do.  But the more I thought about it, the more their idea of having a picnic in our backyard appealed to me. So now that we were […]

Spicy Asian Shrimp Naan Pizza

September 1, 2014
Spicy Asian Shrimp Naan Pizzas

The first time I was introduced to naan pizza, was at a little cafe in Kobe, Japan. I remember being a bit skeptical when I saw curry chicken naan pizza on the menu, but decided to be adventurous and give it a try. I quickly realized that I was totally overanalyzing things, since naan bread […]

Chicken Fajita Nachos

September 1, 2014
Chicken Fajita Nachos

I honestly cannot take credit for this idea. I wanted to make chicken fajitas for dinner, but my daughter insisted that we have chicken fajita nachos. She said plan fajitas were boring, and fajitas nachos sounded more fun to eat. So after going back and forth with her regarding why we should have one over […]

Jumbo Homemade Blueberry Muffins

August 30, 2014
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I love blueberries. During the summer, I eat them everyday. From oatmeal to smoothies, and everything in between, I can seem to get enough of these berries. The other day, I was in the mood for some nice jumbo blueberry muffins. I could have ventured to my local bakery and grabbed a few, but I […]

Snacking On The Go~ Bento #164

August 29, 2014
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A great dip is essential when creating a snack lunch box.  Whenever I am snacking on fresh fruit, I enjoy dipping my fruit into a yummy dip. My dips normally have a yogurt base, then I add a sweet or savory jam to enhance the flavor. For this lunch box however, I decided to mix […]