Cheese & Bean Quesadilla Bento Box

This lunchbox is packed with fiber and protein to keep your kiddo fueled all day at school! These cheese and bean quesadillas are simple to prep and easy to add veggies like spinach, peppers or mushrooms. Serve with guacamole for dipping and an added dose of good fats.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Cheese & Bean Quesadilla Bento Box - This lunchbox is packed with fiber...

Turkey Taco Salad Bento Box

Who says lunchboxes have to be complicated? Turn last night’s Taco Tuesday into a delicious taco salad for lunch the next day with your leftover taco meat. Or go vegetarian with black beans! Get creative with toppings – add fresh cilantro, salsa, corn and more.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Turkey Taco Salad Bento Box - Who says lunchboxes have to be complicated? Turn last night’s...

24 Healthy Fruity Popsicle Recipes for Summer

Summer is peak popsicle season and we've rounded up 24 healthier fruity popsicles to keep on hand in your freezer this summer. If you're looking to cool off after playing outside or enjoy poolside, there's a popsicle on this list for everyone in the family. No need for store-bought popsicles with tons of added sugar either! Making them at home...

BBQ Chicken Taquitos Lunchbox

Turn leftover shredded chicken into a fun appetizer or lunch idea with these taquitos! Just toss chicken with BBQ sauce and cheese and roll up in a tortilla to bake. We love dipping into guacamole for some added good fats, but salsa or Ranch works well too. Leftovers pack well in lunchboxes for a tasty school lunch.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]BBQ Chicken Taquitos Lunchbox...

Pizza Pasta Salad Lunchbox

All your favorite pizza toppings, but in a fun make-ahead pasta salad that’s perfect for lunchboxes! Full of fresh veggies like tomatoes, peppers and onions, plus cubed cheese, mini pepperoni and olives, this pasta salad is easy to customize with whatever you have on hand or your kids enjoy. Leftovers pack well in lunchboxes and can be paired with veggies...

Fruity PB&J Sandwich

Kick your regular PB&J up a notch with this fruit-filled version! Thinly sliced strawberries and kiwi replace jelly and you can use whichever peanut or nut butter you prefer, or go nut free with an alternative like soy or Sunbutter. Pair with veggies and Ranch for dipping, popcorn for snacking and a sweet mandarin orange for dessert![wpurp-searchable-recipe]Fruity PB&J Sandwich -...

7 Delicious Ways To Cook Zucchini

You know it’s summer when you start seeing tons of zucchini piled up at the grocery stores and farmers markets. I have a hard time walking by a display of summer squash or zucchini and not grabbing as many as I can to take home. When you really think about it, zucchini is one of those veggies that can truly...

Chicken Bistro Box

Bistro boxes make lunches easy! With a few simple ingredients (including leftover chicken from dinner the night before), kids can mix and match their own bistro box to fit their taste buds. This bistro box contains lean protein with grilled chicken, whole grains and fresh veggies like cucumbers and tomatoes plus Ranch for dipping.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Chicken Bistro Box - Bistro boxes make...

Episode 31: Balancing Career & Family

In this episode of Healthy Family Project, we talk to Brierley Horton about balancing career and parenting. Brierley takes us through how she juggles a busy work schedule while tending to her two daughters. From working in an office environment to being her own boss and working from home, Brierley shares her learnings, time management tips, the importance of building...

Chinese Mandarin Pasta Salad Bento Box

Classic Chinese chicken salad goes plant-based with this delicious vegan recipe. This pasta salad is packed with mini sweet peppers, mandarins, green onions, spinach and carrots, then tossed with a sesame ginger dressing and topped with Chow Mein noodles for added crunch.   Tip: Pack the Chow Mein noodles in a small container in the lunchbox to be added right...