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Paleo Spicy Kale & Ground Beef with Roasted Sweet Potatoes ~ Bento #151

April 14, 2014
Paleo Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Last week, I wanted to make a sweet and savory paleo meal.  I had just purchased some fresh organic kale and sweet potatoes, and decided to incorporate the two vegetables together. I thought about keeping the dish vegan, but then decided to add some lean organic ground beef for some extra protein. The sweetness from […]

The ROXX Box Avocado Shrimp Burger ~ Bento 141

January 24, 2014
Avocado Shrimp Burger

There are times when you create something, and say to yourself, “Damn that was DELICIOUS!!” Yesterday, I wanted a shrimp burger so bad. I had all of the ingredients to make one, but wanted to change it up a bit. I started thinking about all the things I could add to my burger, then decided […]

Vegetable Hamburger Soup ~ Bento #140

January 9, 2014
Vegetable Hamburger Soup in Planetbox Rover

Wow…Can’t believe I am up to 140 lunches already.  Seems like just yesterday I was packing my first bento box!! So it’s INSANELY cold where I live, and now all I want to do is curl up under a blanket and eat a nice bowl of hearty soup. Last night, I made a HUGE pot […]

Asian Chicken Salad with Ginger-Lime Dressing Bento #139

January 9, 2014
Asian Chicken Salad with Ginger-Lime Dressing

Happy New Year The ROXX Box fans!! Thanks for allowing me the opportunity to take a much needed break.  My family and I traveled to Texas to visit my parents over the holidays, and we had a wonderful time. Now I’m back, and ready to get back into creating some fabulous meals and bento box […]

Japanese Teriyaki Hamburger ~ Bento #137

December 13, 2013
Japanese Teriyaki Hamburger

I love teriyaki hamburgers.  It’s truly one of my favorite dishes that I discovered while living in Japan.  These hamburgers are so simple to make, yet packed with a ton of flavor. I make this dish every few weeks, and my family is always so excited whenever I make it. You form the burger patties, […]

Buttermilk Waffle Sticks with Orange Cranberry Cream Cheese ~ Bento #136

December 12, 2013
Buttermilk Waffle Sticks

Today I was in the mood for waffles, but it was lunch time.  I didn’t want to make a savory waffle, so I decided to try Neighborfoodblog waffle recipe.  I adapted it into my own version, using my waffle stick maker.  And to finish is off, I made a orange cranberry cream cheese dipping sauce, […]

The ROXX Box Nutty Coconut Cranberry Granola ~YumEarth Organics A Review Bento #134

December 3, 2013
Nutty Granola

I love making homemade granola. I love that I can control what goes into it. A lot of the store-bought granola contains a lot of unhealthy ingredients such as unhealthy fats and oils, fillers, and artificial ingredients. Creating homemade granola is super easy, and allows you to be creative by adding an array of ingredients. […]

RW Garcia Tortilla Chips ~ A Review Bento #133

November 26, 2013
RW Garcia Dippers

RW Garcia tortilla chips are high quality organic and all natural corn-based snacks.  They contain no trans fats, are verified non-GMO, gluten free, and contain no additives or preservatives.  RW Garcia offers a wide variety of products, to handle your snacking crave. RW Garcia was kind enough to send me the pictured above free samples […]