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Lunch-Box Confessions

Please tell me I’m not the only one whose lunch-packing routine looks like this: Wrap peanut butter & jelly sandwich in cellophane. (Pause for large sip of coffee.) Add assorted fruit and veggies to lunch box. (Detach toddler from my legs.) Toss in thermos of milk. (Glance at clock; have mild heart attack.) Pop lunch boxes into kiddos’ hands and hustle ‘em out the door. (Grab coffee again.) It’s something I can do half-asleep (and I do frequently)—but the food? It’s just meh.

So for everybody’s sake, I’m shaking things up in the brown-bag lunch department. Here are three perfect-for-packing recipes that I’m adding to my kids’ lunch boxes in the near future (and probably to mine, too!).  Continue reading

Your New Go-To Easy Chicken Breast Recipe

When I’m looking for easy weeknight dinnertime dishes and new lunch ideas for school, finding a great recipe like Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad that can do both is a win-win! Grill some extra chicken to have on hand to make my delicious Grilled Chicken Caesar Wrap to enjoy at lunchtime. My kids just love these! All the flavors of their favorite Caesar salad are there, with a multigrain wrap standing in for the croutons. Continue reading