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Eggs once a week are awesome

Firstly, eggs are so easy to add to a school lunch box.  Boil an egg between 8 and 10 minutes for it to be hard boiled. 171 more words

School Lunches

Minn. Ag Dept. Boosting Schools’ Use of Local Food

Winona’s Lunch Bus handed out hundreds of free lunches to kids younger that 18 during the June-August summer period. (Photo: Winona Youth Services)

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture last year gave out 83 grants to schools in support of the state’s Farm to School program, which seeks to connect school districts with local farmers and provide hands-on learning experiences for students. 341 more words

Healthy Eating

Getting my sushi on

Last week my 5 year old announced that she was vegetarian … after some discussion it was agreed that she was in fact pescatarian.

I breathed an internal sigh of relief as dinner options were still coming to mind easily with seafood involved. 143 more words


Week 6 - School Lunches

Happy Saturday as we approach the end of October! That means Halloween weekend is coming up! When we moved to Arizona over a year ago now it was weird to finally trick-or-treat actually on Halloween. 423 more words

Gluten Free

Keeping it Real!

At times when I see some real creative school lunches with amazing dinosaurs made out of rice, I can’t help but chuckle.  How realistic is it first thing in the morning to create when your children are screaming for breakfast and you haven’t had a coffee yet?   244 more words

School Lunches

Wayzata High students team up with chefs to talk school lunch

At more than 7,000 meals served daily, Wayzata Public Schools is one of the largest restaurant operations in the area. And while providing thousands of meals per day is a logistical challenge in and of itself, the district’s culinary staff is also aiming to shed the stereotype that school lunches are boring or less than appetizing. 140 more words


Changing it up


I do my best to change up the main meal daily.  I rarely have sandwiches two days in a row. My girls’ tend to like variety, it makes their school lunch boxes exciting.   195 more words

School Lunches