5-Ingredient Energy Bars with Cardamom and Cranberries

5-Ingredient Energy Bars #recipe via FoodforMyFamily.com

An easy recipe for 5-ingredient energy bars featuring cardamom and cranberries that are nut-free and gluten-free. The travel season is upon us. Today and tomorrow will be filled with families piling into their cars and on planes lugging suitcases and scarves behind them, arms full of casseroles and freshly baked pies. From there will come […]

Summer Squash Pesto Cheese Rolls: School Lunch Ideas with Sargento

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Thin summer squash slices are rolled with pepita basil pesto, provolone, and deli meat for a colorful school lunch treat your kids will love. This post brought to you by Sargento Foods, Inc.. All opinions are 100% mine. Last night I rolled into the kitchen around 11:45 p.m. There to greet me were counters sprinkled […]

The Back-to-School Lunch Box Buying Guide

The Back-to-School Lunch Box Buying Guide via FoodforMyFamily.com

Wondering what lunch box food storage containers are the best for sending to school with your kids? Here are a few of our favorites from PlanetBox, Kids Konserve, LunchSkins, and more. Deep breath. Let’s discuss the basics behind school lunch: The storage basics. Everyone always wants to go over the things that go in the […]

Green Monster Smoothies Fit for Freezing

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A recipe for a green mango monster smoothie that is fit for freezing and sending in the lunch box for school lunches or enjoying immediately. Plus, a Magimix by Robot-Coupe Food Processor is up for grabs! If I were to keep a list of things I am in continuous denial about you may find such […]

How to Prepare and Pack Freezer Smoothies for School Lunches: Eat Well, Spend Less

How to Prepare and Pack Freezer Smoothies for School Lunches via FoodforMyFamily.com

We’re talking about the ins and outs of freezer smoothies that are practically packable for school lunches for this month’s back-to-school Eat Well, Spend Less. Everything is back-to-school this month. While my kids don’t go back until after Labor Day, I know that in some parts of the country school is already back in session. […]

A Back-to-School Eat Well, Spend Less: ABC Ideas for Your Lunchbox

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Looking for inspiration on what to pack in your kids’ lunchboxes as they head back to school? Here are a few fun lunchbox ideas to get you through the year (or at least the first half of it) in this month’s Eat Well, Spend Less series. I pull the white cotton sheet over my head […]