Banana Split Dip = a Lunch Box Dessert Trade

Banana split dip in a container next to a cherry and pretzel sticks in a ziplock bag

Banana Split Dip is a super easy recipe that takes ten minutes to make.  It’s a great dessert alternative for lunch box packing yum.  It’s not only easy, but delicious. Banana Split Dip = a Lunch Box Dessert Trade Lunch box packing can get old pretty quickly!  It’s easy to repeat, repeat and repeat again.  We all get stuck in … Read More

Avocado Pudding Recipe

Avocado pudding in a bowl set on a plate with extra spoons

Avocado Pudding is surprisingly delicious and an easy recipe. It’s perfect for lunch box packing and after school snacking.  It is a healthier dessert option to serve. Avocado Pudding Recipe Oh the avocado pudding craze!  I decided to try my own avocado pudding mix.  What did I discover?  It’s actually creamy, thick and smells just like the pudding from the … Read More

Caterpillar Crunch!

Crunchy Banana Bites by Jodie Fitz This fun treat can become a crunchy caterpillar too….  1 banana ¾ cup Price Chopper Nutty Nut Cereal 1/3 cup Price Chopper reduced fat peanut butter 1 tablespoon Price Chopper honey ½ teaspoon Price Chopper cinnamon 1/8 teaspoon Price Chopper vanilla extract  Place the peanut butter in a glass bowl and microwave it for … Read More

Crunchy Banana Bites

Years ago my best friend taught me a trick on eating bananas and peanut butter.  The combination shared has morphed ever so slightly into Crunchy Banana Bites at our house and we love these for an after school snack or even part of a breakfast combo.  Here’s one of snack friendly recipes to share; Crunchy Banana Bites by Jodie Fitz … Read More

Cucumber Snake Bites are a Sandwich Alternative for the Kids School Lunch Box

Cucumber Snake Bites are a Sandwich Alternative for Kids School Lunch Box

Snake Bites for Lunch! Snake Bites for Lunch by Jodie Fitz Cut the cucumber in half vertically & then again horizontally. You should have 4 long halves of cucumber. Slice two halves into semi circles; set aside. Scoop out the remaining halves so that you have the outer layer of the cucumber. Fill those cucumber boats with tuna or chicken … Read More

Halloween lunch ideas, Monsters in the Lunchbox are a Fun Find

Halloween lunch ideas

Need Halloween lunch ideas? Looking for ideas to keep the lunchbox interesting and fun for Halloween (or all year long)? Check this out! This lunchbox is packed with Cyclops Grape sticks, Bagel Monsters & Fake Dirt with worms. YUM, YUM…. It’s Halloween food fun with a healthier twist to every bite! Here are the ‘how-to’s’ and recipes for these Halloween … Read More

Easy to make Yummy Cocoa Energy Bites in the Lunch Box

Easy lunch box or after school snack

Looking for a little lunch box packing energy?  Check out my Cocoa Energy Bites.  these snacks are a perfect lunch box pack, after school snack or part of a breakfast combo.  No matter how you eat them, they are deliciously easy to make.  You simply combine and mix the ingredients in a mini food chopper, regular food processor or high … Read More

Three Super Easy Lunch Box Packing Recipes

lunch box recipes

School is in full swing and if the lunch box routine is already getting ‘stale’, take a look at this menu of ideas. They are all super easy to make and keep your kids’ tastebuds filled with delicious, balanced bites. Fruit Heads by Jodie Fitz Mix the peanut butter, honey & cinnamon together to use as a spread. Lay a … Read More

Veggie Rockets make Lunch Box Packing Fun and Healthy

Veggie Rockets in the Lunch Box

  Ben joined me in the Price Chopper Kitchen this month to help me pack up a fun lunch box snack that’s healthy.   We pulled out an oldie, but goody and he helped me to make lunch box packing a BLAST by creating Veggie Rockets with me.  Veggie rockets are a great way to include those vegetables during the day and … Read More

Valentine’s Lunch Box Ideas

Valentine's Lunch Box Ideas

Are you looking for fresh lunch box ideas?  Check out the Valentine’s Day lunch box packing fun we tried at the counters of the Price Chopper Kids Cooking Club and take advantage of a little taste testing fun over any holiday! Valentine’s Lunch Box Packing Fun by Jodie Fitz Homemade lunch-able fun… Tomato wraps Price Chopper smoked turkey deli meat … Read More