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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]