Category: Lunch

Neptune Salad; better than the deli

Neptune Salad; better than the deli

Neptune Salad   Neptune Salad, normally I get it at the Deli Counter in the grocery store.  I wouldn’t think I would like it as I’m not a fan of “fake crab”, but somehow, this salad is tasty, and different, it makes a good lunch.  […]

25 Awesome Lunch Ideas for the New School Year

25 Awesome Lunch Ideas for the New School Year

25 Awesome Lunch Ideas for the New School Year Back to school means back to packing school lunches. It’s not always a mom’s favorite chore, and two weeks into the school year kids get tired of eating the same PB&J and tuna salad sandwiches. I […]

Ground Chicken Hoisin Stir Fry

Ground Chicken Hoisin Stir Fry

Ground Chicken Hoisin This recipe for Ground Chicken Hoisin is one of those recipes that I forget how much I like until I make it.  Then I wonder why I don’t make it more often!   It’s ready in 20 minutes  low in fat, and the […]

Chopped Italian Salad

Chopped Italian Salad

Chopped Italian Salad   I cannot say enough good things about this Chopped Italian Salad.  I just LOVE it!   Often when we talk about Salads they are pretty basic and not really the star of the meal.   For me, especially in the summer and easy […]

Shrimp and Snow Pea Salad

Shrimp and Snow Pea Salad

Shrimp and Snow Pea Salad I love shrimp, and Asian flavours and snow peas, luckily so does my family.  This super quick Shrimp and Snow Pea Salad packs a lot of flavour, with very little effort.   Something that I consider a big bonus in a […]

Reuben Sliders; with Caraway Butter drizzle

Reuben Sliders; with Caraway Butter drizzle

Reuben Sliders; with Caraway Butter drizzle This recipe for Reuben Sliders with Caraway Drizzle is all the things I love most about Sliders and Reuben Sandwiches. They are sweet and salty, creamy, rich, and gooey.  This is not diet food, but this sure is good […]

Instant Pot Egg Salad HACK!

Instant Pot Egg Salad HACK!

Instant Pot Egg Salad Hack Egg LOAF, yes it sounds strange, but believe me, keep reading.  It’s a super simple, fast, genius way to prepare eggs for egg salad.  There is NO peeling.  Yes, I said NO peeling. This is GAME changing folks!  Even though […]

Garden Veggie English Muffin Pizzas

Garden Veggie English Muffin Pizzas

Mom… there’s nothing to eat! A super easy kid friendly recipe for English Muffin Pizzas is just what you need!  Afternoon snack, before or after sports, or with a bowl of soup for a quick and easy dinner.  The options for toppings make this great […]

One Skillet White Bean Spicy Sausage Soup

One Skillet White Bean Spicy Sausage Soup

This White Bean Spicy Sausage soup is really delicious and it can be made in a single skillet for easy clean up. It freezes well so you can make a double batch and have some on hand for a last minute meal when you really […]

Beyond The Sandwich – Mix It Up With Different Lunch Foods

Beyond The Sandwich – Mix It Up With Different Lunch Foods

When you think about packed school lunches, PB&J or ham and cheese sandwiches come to mind. While sandwiches certainly make for a nice school lunch, they are not your only option.  Mix it up by fixing something different for your kids this school year and […]