Soup + Go-GURT for Lunch

August 29, 2014
Mexican Chicken Soup in PlanetBox Rover

I recently made my kids this yummy Mexican Chicken Soup for my lunch, and it was a big hit.  I love packing my kids a variety of things for lunch, in order to curb food boredom.  From soups to sandwiches, and everything in between, their Planetbox gives me the ability to offer them such variety. […]

Mexican Chicken Soup ~ Bento #162

August 26, 2014
Mexican Chicken Soup in PlanetBox Rover

Now that school is in full swing, I have come up with a list of school lunch ideas. One idea is to pack my girls a variety of hearty soups at least a week.  They love soup, so I know they will be happy having this as a weekly option. Today for lunch I made […]

Chicken Teriyaki ~ Bento Box Style #160

August 23, 2014
Teriyaki Chicken Bowl

I know I’ve shared this with you before, but I used to live in Kobe, Japan. On a man-made island called Rokko Island, to be exact. I loved it there. I often find myself reminiscing about my former life there. It was such a simple life. A really good life. A life that I’m thankful […]

Back to School Time + Some Exciting New ~Bento #159

August 22, 2014
Asian Tuna Salad in Planetbox

I seriously cannot believe summer is over.  After almost 3 months of non-stop togetherness, my girls have gone back to school.  They are both excited about entering the 4th and 6th grade, and I am excited them flourish this school year. As I prepare to think about the types of lunches I want to pack […]

Chicken Salad on Pretzel Bread ~ Bento #154

June 25, 2014
Chicken Salad on Pretzel Bread

My kids have been on summer vacation for exactly 3 weeks, and we have been going non-stop.  Between driving them to various camps, gymnastics practice, math classes, and other fun activities, I’m starting to feel as though I am spending more time in my car than at home.   But they are having fun, we […]

Greek Lamb Roll Gyro ~ Bento #153

June 25, 2014

I’m back.  Done with my much needed hiatus.  Life just seemed to be coming at me non-stop, and I just needed to take a step back and chill for awhile.  I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about ways to revamp my blog.  Ways to make it better/more relevant.  I love blogging about bento boxes, […]

bobbysue’s nuts! ~ A Review

March 26, 2014

Have you heard of bobbysue’s nuts!?  If not, let me tell you all about them.  I stumbled upon these nuts on day while strolling through the deli section of my local Kroger’s Marketplace.  As someone who loves to snack on nuts, I was excited about my latest find.  The nuts are a combination of all-natural […]

St. Patrick’s Day 2014 Round-up ~Bento #149

March 18, 2014
Shamrock Oatmeal

I have to admit, I had fun yesterday creating green meals.  One was WAY outside of my comfort zone, but turned out to be really good. For breakfast I made some green oatmeal. Yeah, I got a bit adventurous with my oatmeal and added some spinach. I know your thinking, she’s nuts. There is NO […]