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 Pot Pie ~ Bento #142

January 29, 2014
Broiled Chicken

Chicken pot pie is one of the easiest comfort foods you can make.  It’s the perfect meal on a cold, winters day.  I love making chicken pot pie for my family, and I am happy to share my recipe with you. The key to a yummy chicken pot pie is moist, flavorful chicken. My favorite […]

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 […]

Butter & Sea Salt Popcorn Chowder ~ #SundaySupper Bento #124

September 29, 2013
Butter & Sea Salt Popcorn Chowder

In August, my family and I took a 7 day Disney cruise.  While on the cruise, we ate a lot of unforgettable meals.  It was nice seeing my kids try new things, and actually enjoy it.   One night while dining in one of the restaurants on the cruise, our waiter asked if we were […]

Creamy Sweet Potato Soup & Grilled Shrimp

August 14, 2013
Creamy Sweet Potato Soup

I love searching the internet for new recipe ideas.  Recently I was searching for soup recipes, and came across this cool blog called Panning the Globe.  As someone who loves to travel, and who has lived in Asia, I found many of the recipes/pics on this blog so inspiring.  I literally want to make everything […]

Kale & Italian Sausage Soup Bento #95

May 13, 2013
Kale and Italian Sausage Soup

It was so chilly today.  I feel as though the weather in my area is having fun at our expense.  One day it’s crazy hot, the next day, you’re shivering.  I am SO READY for warmer weather.  There is no reason to have to weather a coat mid-May. So to cheer myself up, I decided […]

16 Beans & Ham Bone Soup

April 11, 2013
16 Beans & Ham Soup

Last week I was having lunch with a group of coworkers.  As everyone ate their lunches, 2 of us commented on how great ones soup looked.  She replied that it was a ham and 16 bean soup that she prepared in her slow cooker.  I’m not a big slow cooker fan.  The thought of just […]