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Easy and Fun Christmas Food Ideas

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…make them smile! Happy holidays everyone!  I know that this time of year is CRAAAAZY for most of us, and making fun lunches for your kiddos is probably #582 on your priority list.  Soooooo, for my lunchbox post this week, I thought it would be helpful to show you some quick, easy and SUPER fun Christmas food ideas to pack or plate for lunch. Most of these ideas are perfect for either the lunchbox, or just on a plate at home over the weekend. Eith…

Halloween Bark – Fun Halloween Food

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…ecome an October family tradition. Each year my girls  get super excited to make what they refer to as,  Spooky Food!   This fun Halloween food is such a great recipe for the kiddos to help out with. First of all, it only takes minutes to make. There are no long waiting sessions for the kids to endure. While the adults are melting the chocolate or almond bark, those little fingers can be sorting out food sprinkles and breaking up cookies and pret…

Fun Food for Kids Fruit Leather Fortune Cookies

Fruit Leather Fortune Cookies - Fun food for kids

   I have a secret message for you…     As a kid, the best part of getting Chinese food was the fortune cookie. What other food has a secret message waiting for you inside? I saw this cute idea on SheKnows earlier this year and couldn’t wait to make them for my girls’  lunchbox.  How excited would your kiddos be to get a special message in a fruity fortune cookie? Fun Food for Kids Fruit Leather Fortune Cookies Here is what you…

Fun Halloween Food Spider Egg Donuts

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…lid.  No, I’m not serving my children baby spiders…but it sure does look like it! You can use this fun Halloween Food idea for a sweet appetizer at a party, or a frightful breakfast your kids will love. And talk about easy! All you are going to need are some powdered donut holes, plastic spiders and a fun little sign. For a party, I would get two containers full and pile them up on a plate. For breakfast, just throw a couple on a pla…

Fun Halloween Donuts

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Some more spooky fun Halloween food coming your way! This weekend, my daughters and I decided to make a batch of Halloween Bark to share with friends. While waiting for the bark to dry, we decided to look through the Scholastic Magazine that was sent home from school with the girls. We found some spooky donut hole eyes to make, and just happened to have all the ingredients to make them! Then we decided to have even more donut fun, and make littl…

The Furry Side of Family Fresh Meals {Part 2} Sheba® Cat Food Review

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…are made with those ingredients just behind a delicate broth. As a mom, I know how important it is to see REAL food as the first ingredient for anything I buy in the store…. including cat food. Worried about fillers? You won’t find any here.All SHEBA® recipes are formulated without grains, corn, gluten, or artificial flavors or preservatives. I thought it would be fun to put down their usual dry food with the new SHEBA cat food. Whic…

Bento Love: Love is in The Air ……. and Fun Bites GIVEAWAY!

…n amazing tool to have in your lunch making station… so may possibilities.                  Now on to the Fun Bites Luv It! GIVEAWAY!!!!!   Just in case you missed my last Fun Bites post… check it out here. I give you all the details and fun pictures on how to used these amazing cutters. FunBites  cuts kids’ food into fun-shaped bite-sized pieces. You can use them on pancakes, deli sandwiches, grilled cheese, burgers/veggie burg…

My Favorite Back to School Lunch Supplies

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…l set 1 and animal set 2  SILICONE CUPS & SAUCE CONTAINERS Silicone muffin cups are a great way to separate food within your lunch boxes, and they also happen to add a POP of fun color.  I use these all the time to make my DIY Lunchables.  Sauce containers work great for dressings or condiments! 1.  Flower shaped, round and rectangle muffin cups. 2. Orange, cherry and pea pod shaped cups 3. Mini Dippers 4. Animal sauce containers, polka-dot a…

Fun 4th of July Food Ideas

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  Happy 4th of July everyone! This is one of my favorite family holidays. Good food, friends, parades and FIREWORKS! Here are some of my favorite Fun 4th of July Food Ideas I just know you are going to love!   M&M FLAG CAKE || Two Sisters Crafting   SUGAR COOKIE BARS || Kid’s Activity Blog   TACO SALAD FLAG || Family Fresh Meals   RED WHITE & BLUE POKE CAKE || Spending With Pennies FIRE CRACKER DOGS || Han…

Crafty Holiday Cookies for Kids 3D Present Cookies

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…3D present cookies  are not only adorable, but are a blast for kiddos to make.  There are endless ways to have fun while getting creative with cookie decorations and present fillers.  Crafty Holiday Cookies for Kids 3D Present Cookies Ingredients: 1 ( 17.5 oz) Betty Crocker Sugar Cookie Mix 1 egg 1/3 cup butter, room temperature 1 Tablespoon flour (plus more for rolling out dough) 1 (12oz) tub of Betty Crocker Vanilla Frosting Food coloring of y…

Fun Halloween Lunchbox Ideas for Kids

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…here! This will be my last week of spooky lunches for you. I hope you enjoyed the 2 weeks of my terrifying and FUN Halloween lunchbox ideas.  There is still time to grab some creepy cool  food picks to make some super cool lunches before the 31st!   Most of these fun  Halloween Lunch Ideas   were all assembled  in about 10 minutes.  The crescent mummy hotdogs take about 15 minutes to put together and cook. So while you wait for those cute creatu…

Fun and Easy Halloween Lunch Ideas

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 Fun and Easy Halloween Lunch Ideas Deliciously Scary!       Halloween has to be my FAVORITE  lunch making holiday.  It is so easy to make a fun, spookified lunch with all the Halloween food picks and holiday  party favors out there.  This makes for an extra fun lunchtime, with little work for me! haha   I hope you enjoy these creepy-cool lunches I packed for the girls last week.     These Fun and Easy Halloween Lunch Ideas   were all assembled…

Fun Spring Fruit Cup Snack Idea

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  Fun, cute and edible.    April is here and Spring is all on our minds.  To celebrate the first week of April, we made these adorable little chick fruit cups. This Fun Spring Fruit Cup Snack Idea can be used for class parties, play dates, or to add a fun Spring touch to you kid’s lunchbox!    All you need are a black and orange marker ( I used permanent marker so it didn’t wipe of if little wet hand were grabbing at these) some frui…

Fun and Easy Christmas Lunch Idea

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…n though today is probably one of your last lunch packing days before the holiday break, I wanted to share this Fun and Easy Christmas Lunch idea with you.   To make this holiday lunch extra special, I wrapped up the items in Big D’s lunch with Christmas paper. When she sits down at lunch today, she will open up her lunch cooler to find a mini lunch Christmas!   In her EasyLunchbox, I packed a snowman sandwich, pear, Pirate Booty, apple sau…

Fun Halloween Pizza Ideas

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Surprise those hungry ghouls and goblins with these fun Halloween pizza ideas! Around here, Fridays are pizza night. I’m preeeeetty sure that there might be a couple other families out there that do the same thing. Well……since Halloween falls on a Friday this year, I thought it would be neat to come up with some fun Halloween Pizza Ideas to share with you.  These were personal sized pizzas I got from Trader Joe’s. I know…

Simple Spooky Halloween Food Ideas

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…bread.   After toasting, add two  jelly eyes. Now your  boring  old  toast  has been transformed into a  super fun Halloween breakfast! For EVEN MORE  Simple Spooky Halloween Food ideas, go check out my post over at Betty Crocker.  There are some great ideas you don’t want to miss! Do you love Family Fresh Meals? Never miss out on a FUN new meal or idea and SIGN UP to have my posts sent right to your inbox! It’s EASY PEASY! Just CLICK HERE…

Maple Candied Bacon ( Food Network)

…l frosting, topped with CANDIED BACON.   The girls and I love bacon, and I had heard about candied bacon on the Food Network…. so why not!? I found a super easy and quick recipe for this sweet bacon treat on the Food Network site and gave it a whirl. Very easy, very tasty, very fun. And not too bad for you health-wise.   Since you are cooking the bacon on a raised grid, tons of the extra fat and grease are cooked right off. Give this one a…

Easy Shamrock Shake Cupcakes

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…re so many great ways to decorate the these Shamrock Shake Cupcakes. We used cute straws and Lucky Charms! Have fun with green food sprinkles or simply top with a cherry, just like they serve the Shamrock Shake! NOTE: If you are in a pinch and don’t have time to make the frosting, simply use a store bought tub of your favorite vanilla frosting! Easy Shamrock Shake Cupcakes Ingredients: ****Cupcakes**** 1 box vanilla cake mix and ingredients…

Fun Food: Cucumber Chain Tutorial

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Pin It     I have done a couple of posts using cucumber chains. The girls LOVE them so much, I thought I would do a quick tutorial for you.   It’s a great way to get your kiddos to eat more green! Little D HATES the skins of things…apples, pears, pickles, etc… But for some reason, she will eat these.  HA!   1. All you need are some cucumbers, a knife and an optional round cutter.You can do it by hand, but the edges are not as c…

Fun Fall Lunchbox Ideas

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…nksgiving, pumpkins and scarecrows! Thanksgiving is just around the the corner, so I thought I would share some Fun Fall Lunchbox Ideas with you! {School Lunch} Carrots, apples, cashews, whole wheat bread cut into little leaves, topped with food sprinkles, apple sauce and a couple fruit snacks.  Packed in a Yumbox with some Lunchbox Love Notes. NOTE: To make the apple slices into leaves, simply use a small knife to remove sections of the apple sk…