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After School Essentials

After school essentials with Plum kids and Family Fresh Meals

    {Sponsored by Plum Organics } Take a peek inside our after school bag and enter to win the ultimate after school essentials!{Snacks, games, a Kindle Fire and MORE!!!}             Moms and Dads feel the Back to School impact just as much as their kids.  I know as a mother of 2 kids in school, I am constantly worried and planning for the girls’ school day.    Like many parents, my planning doesn’t stop at the end of the school day….

Rock The Lunchbox – School Lunchbox Ideas

Rock The Lunchbox – School Lunchbox Ideas -- Week 15 - FamilyFreshMeals.com

Let’s ROCK this lunchbox! We have officially made it through the first week of school over here.  Even thought it was fun to have a lunch packing break this summer, it sure felt good to breakout all my lunchbox supplies and get to work! Now that school is back in session, I am excited to share even more lunch packing ideas for both school and work lunches.  Have you heard about Rock the Lunchbox? It’s a website dedicated to sharing s…

Bento Love: Back to School Lunch & Apple Note Treat!

Fun back to school lunch

  Back to school time!  Come see how to make this CUTE apple note treat!           Bento Love: Back to School Lunch & Apple Note Craft! For this Easy Lunchbox lunch, there is a sandwich with cheese letters, string cheese, sweet bell peppers with ranch for dipping, raisins and a back-to-school apple note with a cereal worm.              This back-to-school Apple & Worm note is a great way to send those kiddos back to school with a special…

School and Work Lunchbox Ideas -week 17

School and Work Lunchbox Ideas - familyfreshmeals.com

I’ve got some work AND school lunches for you this week! (contains affiliate links) Another week has gone by and I have a whole new set of lunches to share with you! This week I have included a couple school lunches AND a couple lunches I packed for myself. Not only is it easy to get stuck in a school lunch rut, but a work lunch rut too. So hopefully these ideas will help with that I hope enjoy my School and Work Lunchbox Ideas for this w…

Back to School Lunch Meal Plans with MOMables

How to pack lunches your kids will love!

Back to School Lunch Meal Plans with MOMables     It’s the new school year, which means back to packing lunches for your little ones! It can get overwhelming to come up with new ideas that your kids will actually eat, especially if they are picky. I recently found an amazing resource and I couldn’t wait to share it with you. Meet MOMables! MOMables was started by Laura Fuentes, a mom of 3 young kids, to help other parents get out of the lu…

School Lunchbox Ideas

Week 7 - Lunchbox Ideas -- Family Fresh Meals

Here are some new idea s to fill your lunchboxes!       I hope you are all having a fantastic week!  This week I made sure to prep all my fruit and veggies for the week on Sunday night. Washed, cut and ready to rock. That has been a huge help in the morning.  Here are some of the lunches I  packed this week.   As always, these School Lunchbox Ideas  were all assembled  in about 10 minutes.  I hope  this brings you some new ideas to try out this…

Fun School Lunchbox Ideas – Week 14

Fun School Lunchbox Ideas - FamilyFreshMeals.com

…8217;s for lunch?        Who’s counting down the days until summer break? I know I am.   This momma needs to take a lunch packing break! That’s for darn sure Here are some Fun School Lunchbox Ideas I packed this week. I hope you enjoy!     {School Lunch}  In this PlanetBox I packed some mini cucumbers with a container of dip, pretzel rods, some orange slices, crackers, turkey pepperoni and a couple pieces of candy for dessert.      {S…

Week 18: School Lunch Box Ideas

Week 18 School Lunch Box Ideas - FamilyFreshMeals.com

…a question There’s nothing too special about lunch this week. Just some good old lunchbox staples I like to turn to and that the kids love to eat. I hope you enjoy what I packed this week! NOTE: Some of you have emailed me asking where I get my lunch supplies. At the bottom of each post, there should be a clickable images that will take you to the place where I got the items. {School Lunch} First up we have one of my go-to sandwich free lu…

My Favorite Back to School Lunch Supplies

My Favorite Back to School Lunch Supplies - FamilyFreshMeals.com

…g giveaway at the end of this post…. so please keep reading! {post contains affiliate links} Howdy folks! Tomorrow rings in August and that means it’s officially back to school season. This right here is the MOTHER LOAD of all must have lunch making supplies. All of these wonderful supplies are what make my school year a breeze when it comes to crafting fun lunches for my kiddos. And guess what?! There might be an amazing giveaway at…

Bento Love: Back to School

   Bento Love: Back to School Open faced munster cheese sandwich. To make the cheese look like a sheet of paper, I used Wilton food color pens. In the back are “raise your hand” cucumbers and cheese. Next to the sandwich are red licorice, green apple and 2 fruit leather books (stuffed with cream cheese pages) The girls have been DYING to start school (which they will soon…sniff, sniff). So I thought a fun back to school bento…

Back to School THANK YOU Cookies!

…nutmeg Instructions In a large bowl, cream butter, cream cheese, sugar. Then add yolk, and extract. Beat until well mixed. In a separate bowl, combine flour, salt, baking soda and nutmeg. Slowly add dry mixture to wet mixture, until well combined. Cover and refrigerate for 2-3 hours or until firm. Roll into 1/4-1/8 in and cut shapes. Cook at 375 for 8-10 minutes.   3.1.09    Here is what I used to make these fun back to school cookies!…

Back to School with Del Monte + Gift Card Giveaway!

Snack station ideas from FamilyFreshMeals.com

Back To School Contest: Do You Squeeze or Spoon? Are you gearing up for school lunch packing season? I know I am! I’ve already been hitting up Pinterest for ways to make lunch packing a breeze for the upcoming school year. Some lunchbox helpersI like to turn to areDel Monte Fruit Burst Squeezers and Fruit Cups. Not only do I like toinclude them in mykids’ lunchbox, but they are also the perfect on-the-go snack. Neitherhave anyhigh fructos…

Awesome Back to School Lunch Supplies

Awesome back to school lunch supplies - FamilyFreshMeals.com

  Hello, My name is Corey, and I’m addicted to bento & back to school lunch making supplies!             Please don’t judge… I know I Might Have a Problem. Every time I see a new lunch cutter, or bento box….I just must buy it!  I have had several requests in the past couple months to post about the tools I use to make my lunches. The bottom draw of my kitchen island lunch making station.  Awesome Back to School Lunch…

School Lunch Round Up Week 16

School Lunch Round Up Week 16 -- FamilyFreshMeals

…st was a cheese monster, and now will only eat shredded cheese for some reason. (<— so annoying) Long story short…. This is what I pack my kiddos. Sometimes they eat everything, sometimes they don’t. We all have different tastes and you have to pack what works for you. But I would highly recommend slipping in some new foods/rejected foods in SMALL quantities from time to time….it might just pay off. Now back to business…

Back to School with Capri Sun

Back to school with capri sun - familyfreshmeals.com

School’s in session and lunch packing has begun. Those of you who follow Family Fresh Meals know that about once a week I post some of the lunches I made throughout the week. What I don’t always post about are the beverages I include with our lunches. So, I thought I would take this opportunity to talk about one of the girls’ favorite liquid refreshments 😉 Capri Sun Roarin’ Waters (especially Strawberry Kiwi) are always…

Fun Halloween Lunch Box Ideas – week 19

Fun Halloween Lunch Box Ideas - FamilyFreshMeals.com - Fun and easy!

Last minute spookified lunches!  (Post contains affiliate links) Time is running out to squeeze in those last creepy-cool Halloween lunches this year.  Here are a few more I made, that both my girls LOVED! Let me know what scary grub you packed for your kiddos! Need MORE spooky lunchbox ideas? Check these out! {School Lunch} Cliff Bar, apple sauce, pretzel fish, a side salad and a mini dipper filled with salad dressing. Packed in an EasyLunchbox…

A Week of Lunchbox Ideas

A Week of Lunchbox Ideas - FamilyFreshMeals.com

  Need some new ideas for next week?        The school year is almost over around here, so I will try to do better about getting these lunch packing ideas out to ya’ll each week.  Here is a Week of Lunchbox Ideas for you to try out    I hope you enjoy!     {School Lunch} Big D is obsessed with croissants. So whenever I can find a way to pack them up for her, I do! In this PlanetBox I packed a mini croissant, a small container of jelly, tur…

Easy Lunchbox Ideas for the Family

Lunchbox Ideas for the family - Week One

Need some easy lunchbox ideas that LOOK good too? Back to school is in full swing around here. I now have a 1st grader and a preschooler! Wowzers!   Needless to say there will be a lot of lunch making going on over here, and I hope to post a round-up like this each Friday  Hopefully I can help  ya’ll with some easy lunchbox ideas for everyone in the family. I try to keep the assembly of each lunch under 10 minutes.   Although some may loo…

Packing the Ultimate Lunchbox

Ultimate Lunch box Mommy and Me lunchbox ideas - Family Fresh Meals

…LOVE  Mommy and Me lunches.   What are Mommy and Me lunches you ask?  These are lunches that use similar items to pack your work lunch alongside your child’s school lunch. You can make a fabulous meal for you, and a fun lunch your kid will be excited to eat.  And the best part? You will be  saving  yourself a bunch of time packing both lunches at the same time! Lucky for me, we are a family of olive lovers. We’ve never met an olive w…

Lunchbox Ideas Kids will Love

Week 8 Lunchbox Ideas Kids will ove

…t looks just like Tiger from the book, so it was extra special for them.   After they requested I read the book to them for the 100th time, I thought it would be a good idea to make A Cup of Tea for Tiger and Me lunch.  Learn more about this awesome book here. You can also order the book on Amazon!  { School Lunch } PB& J kitty sandwich, graham cracker cookies, celery, carrots and trail mix. Packed in EasyLunchboxes   {School Lunch} Mini pita…