Blueberry Oat Muffins

If you watch my Insta-stories, you probably notice that I bake a lot. And you wouldn’t be wrong – I bake a healthy treat or two once a week, usually in the form of muffins or banana bread. Although I wouldn’t recommend eating baked goods everyday, I do believe baking your own rather than buying is beneficial as it gives Read More …

Greek Yogurt Bagels

I came across the concept of these two-ingredient bagels in the Bento Lunch Box Ideas Canada Facebook group. I have shared this group on both Facebook and Instagram many times before, but for those of you who do not know, this is an amazing resource for lunch-packing parents. Anyways, back to the bagels. This recipe does not make a traditional Read More …

Omiebox – REVIEW

For those of you who are unaware, I am on a mission to post reviews of my favourite lunchboxes and lunch essentials throughout the next couple months. There will also be a few exciting giveaways, so make sure that you are following me on Instagram. Most of you know that I pack school lunches in variety of lunchboxes for Akshaya and Udayan. I kid you not when I say Read More …

The Yumbox: REVIEW

For those of you who are unaware, I am on a mission to post reviews of my favourite lunchboxes and lunch essentials throughout the next couple months. There will also be a few exciting giveaways, so make sure that you are following me on Instagram. Most of you know that I pack school lunches in variety of lunchboxes for Akshaya and Udayan. I kid you not when I say Read More …

Banana & Chocolate Chip Whole Wheat Muffins

I don’t know what it is about muffins but my kids love them and so I often bake a batch of muffins over the weekend to use throughout the week. Of course I could go to the store and just buy a case, but I am one of those make-it-from-scratch kind of people and with good reason. Store-bought or even bakery-bought muffins contain Read More …

Healthy Snack Ideas for Kindergarten Nutrition Breaks

If you child is in kindergarten or if you have a child starting full-time kindergarten in a few days, you know that there will be two nutrition breaks in addition to a lunch break, scheduled during the school day. You will need to provide your child two snacks per day. Some schools provide one snack through the school’s nutritious snack program, and in that case you would Read More …