Tag Archives: lunch

Overnight hoison-ginger pork wraps

Before you go to bed, put the following in your crock pot: Pork roast 1-2 T ginger root, minced 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 T chili garlic sauce 3 T hoison 1/2 cup of water * I put my crock … Continue reading

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Sautéed Garbanzo Beans- oh my!

Every once and awhile you do something so simple, and it just turns out amazing!  I love that.  For instance, I never would have thought to sauté garbanzo beans.  BUT I am so happy I did 🙂  You have got … Continue reading

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Creamy Avocado and White Bean Wraps

Ingredients: 1 15-ounce can of white beans, rinsed 1 avocado 1/4 red onion, diced 1/2 cup carrot straws pea shoots whole wheat tortillas salsa, for dipping rice vinegar, splash sesame oil, splash cayenne pepper, dash Mash beans and avocado in … Continue reading

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Chicken-Cherry-Walnut Pasta

Ingredients~ 2 chicken breasts 1 cup chopped celery                    1 cup dried cherries 1 cup chopped walnuts 1 cup poppy seed dressing 1/2 cup mayo sea salt and pepper to taste 1 … Continue reading

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Fruit roll-ups

I started reading http://thislunchrox.com/ for healthy and creative lunch ideas for Rowan’s “bag” lunch a few weeks ago.  I am addicted to it.  This woman really knows how to make lunch fun.  You definitely need to check it out if you have … Continue reading

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Lunch ideas…kids and adults will love

LUNCH IDEA 1 Whole wheat pita stuffed with cukes, bacon pieces, tomatoes, and spinach Served with a side of celery sticks- with PB, yogurt raisins and edamame and of course some vanilla yogurt and cantaloupe 🙂 LUNCH IDEA 2 Whole … Continue reading

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What’s in your kid’s lunch today?

This is what the school offers for the month of September—> menu_elem_09_sep  Yesterday was the first day of school and after working 4 12-hour night shifts over the holiday weekend, I will admit I was a little less than creative … Continue reading

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Lentil, corn, and salad wrap

 Ingredients~ 1 can brown lentils, rinsed and drained (I used dried lentils and cooked them in boiling water for 5 minutes and then left them covered for another 10minutes off  the heat.) 1 can corn kernels 2 ripe tomatoes, diced … Continue reading

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BAKED SWEET POTATO WITH AVOCADO AND CORN SALSA

BAKED SWEET POTATO WITH AVOCADO AND CORN SALSA 4 sweet potatoes 1/4 red onion, diced 1 avocado 1 tblsp lemon juice 4 1/2 ounces corn kernels (I use TJ’s frozen roasted corn kernels 1/2 bag) 1/2 red pepper, finely chopped … Continue reading

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CANNELLINI, TUNA SALAD

CANNELLINI, TUNA SALAD 1 can of tuna (12ou) drained & rinsed 1 can of cannellini beans, drained & rinsed 2 stalks celery, chopped 1/2 red onion, diced 2 tblsp EVOO 1 tblsp red wine vinegar Sea salt and cracked pepper … Continue reading

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