I have to admit I'm a little ashamed. Before the school year started, I went to Costco and bought a bulk box of plastic zipper baggies. After all, my little dude was going to need a packed snack and lunch every day in Kindergarten; plastic bags are an essential for that... Right?
Turns out I'm contributing to more plastic bag-waste than I'd like to admit packing his daily bagel, chips, Cheerios, apple, and pirate booty in separate little baggies. Eeks—five days of school lunches add up to a whole lot of baggies!
Kids in the Kitchen: Mini Banana Waffle Pies With Peanut Butter Dipping Sauce
School has started back for many (us included!), and today's Kid's in the Kitchen recipe makes for a perfect breakfast or after-school snack. We made ours for an after-school snack the other day and my second grader loved it. We call this recipe Mini Banana Waffle Pies With ...read more
The Best Overnight French Toast Recipe
We've hit the winter lull--that lengthy stretch of season with no plans, no parties, nothing to do, and nowhere to go. I have to admit that at first, I welcomed the quiet obligation-free weekends of January. After the nonstop hustle-bustle pace of November and December, my family ...read more
Crockpot Lasagna Soup Recipe
This week winter seems to really have set in. What I mean is: it felt like January and I absolutely welcomed the chill with open arms. Boots, sweaters, blankets, and lots of soup. In fact, with ski trips planned and the Super Bowl coming soon, I'm in absolute heaven. It's the ...read more
Fortunately, we were recently introduced to Lunchskins Reusable Fabric Bags and Food Storage Bags, and now there's no going back. (You're welcome, Planet Earth and wallet!)
These lunchskins Paper Sandwich & Snack Bags are perfect for sandwiches, snacks, treats and much more. The box is designed to fit perfectly in your kitchen drawer, and the removable peel-away strip seals in freshness. Durable and grease resistant, these paper bags are 100% recyclable and 100% home compostable.
They're great for your on-the-go lifestyle and all your lunchbox packing needs... Plus, they feature fun and colorful designs and prints.
It's only October friends, and the school year is young. Let's cut down on our plastic bag lunchbox waste sooner rather than later... And I'll stick to buying sparkling water and granola bars in bulk.
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