healthy lunchbox meals

Earth Day Rainbow Carrot Peel Chips

Earth Day Rainbow Carrot Peel Chips

Happy Earth Day! On Earth Day we should always think about what we can do to help our planet. When we cook, a lot of food gets thrown out and that hurts the environment! That won’t happen with our special Earth Day recipe: Earth Day Rainbow Carrot Peel Chips! Earth Day Rainbow Carrot Peel Chips are a easy Earth Day dish that uses every part of the carrot, so there's no leftover waste. It can even be a healthy new part of lunch or snack time!

P is for Peas: Minty Pea Gazpachow

P is for Peas: Minty Pea Gazpachow

Pea soup isn't just for warming up after a snowball fight- it has a summer companion too! There is a minty pea Gazpacho that one of NYC's midtown lunch spots serves every summer- it's one of the things I start to crave every spring! I wanted to see if I could make it myself, and I could! It's super refreshing, colorful, and delish. And it uses frozen peas, so no need to wait for the verrry slim fresh English Pea season. Yay!

Studies find that school cafeteria lunches are healthier than home-packed lunchbox meals

Studies find that school cafeteria lunches are healthier than home-packed lunchbox meals

That may be surprising when thinking about the offerings of your cafeteria growing up (we remember eating mozzarella sticks and cheesesteaks at our school, for example). But things have changed!