Packed lunch, Recipes

7 ways with Pumpkin

It all began they day I decided to buy a large pumpkin to make my own pumpkin puree to batch freeze. It's very easy to do this. Cut the whole pumpkin in half, place face down in a dish, and put in the oven for 30-60 minutes (depending on the size) until it becomes soft.… Continue reading 7 ways with Pumpkin

Packed lunch, Recipes

Pumpkin Risotto

Was it the piece of Pumpkin sitting in the fridge or my craving for risotto that day? I can't remember exactly which was my driving force, but the decision to combine the 2 turned out to be a good one. But I never realized that the dish would also be child friendly. This was a… Continue reading Pumpkin Risotto

Packed lunch, Parenting

10 Steps to Preparing a packed lunch the easy way

By now we are in the second week of October and all children are back to school, and parents are back into the routine of preparing packed lunches. With all the pressure to give our children a healthy lunch, the thought of packing those lunches can be extremely daunting. Especially if your child is fussy… Continue reading 10 Steps to Preparing a packed lunch the easy way

Packed lunch, Parenting

What you really need for packing Easy School Lunches

While some might consider packing school lunches as a mundane task, that gets more repetitive and tedious as the school days go by, having the right tools at hand can make this chore a breeze. The most important tools are the lunchbox and bottle, but of course, having a small variety of accessories will make… Continue reading What you really need for packing Easy School Lunches

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Preparing a packed lunch for a picky eater

Have you ever googled "lunch for picky eaters" and when you look at the search results you think "yeah right, as if my kids would eat this! What part of picky eater didn't Google understand?" Well, same boat here. I'm sure I'm not the only one who finds preparing school lunches a big headache. I… Continue reading Preparing a packed lunch for a picky eater