Category Archives: Easy Meals

Lunchbox Recipes

Looking for some quick and easy lunchbox recipes now that school is back in session? One way to make sure the kids get healthier lunches that include all the food groups is to stretch those healthy dinners into their lunchbox the next day. The great thing about this is that when you plan to use those ...
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Easy Summer Sandwiches

Sandwiches are just about the perfect food for those quick lunches in the summer. There is no cooking involved, you can make them from what is in the fridge, and best of all they are quick! We are blessed with a wonderful local bakery in my neighborhood that makes amazing bread. It probably makes my s ...
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Quick & Easy Microwave Snacks

If you’re a new parent, there’s a good chance you might not have time to eat yourself, let alone cook a meal for your family. Many of us use the microwave to reheat things that have been refrigerated for days, or we want delicious and quick popcorn to complete our movie night, but rarely d ...

Bring Nutrition to the Start of your Family’s Day

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day.  It gives you the energy to get up and go, and get things done.  For kids this is extremely important, because you’re sending them away to learn new things at school.  Without the right food and proper nutrition, it could hinder their progress in learni ...

How To Make Breakfasts Healthier

Breakfast is the most important meal, having a healthy and hearty one can keep you fueled and happy for the rest of the day. It is therefore unfortunate that most people skip breakfast for the lack of time.  For those who have it, what they manage for breakfast is so unhealthy that the risk is almost ...
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On a Budget? 6 Tips to Save Money on Your Kids’ School Lunches

Kids need a healthy lunch to get them through a long school day, but time-crunched parents struggle to put lunches together quickly without spending a bundle on convenience foods. But a little extra planning and initial investment will stretch those dollars without sacrificing time or nutrition. 1. Av ...

Using Leftovers Wisely

The price of groceries seems to rise every week, while many families still struggle to make ends meet. It’s possible to eat wholesome meals and save money on the food you buy each week. One of the keys to healthy eating on a budget is using leftovers wisely. ...