Back To School

10 Winning School Lunch Ideas

On May 5, 2024 by Mindy

Lunch is a difficult meal to plan. Then packing it for your kids to eat when you aren’t there can be even harder. In honor of back to school season, we wanted to put all of our best tips, resources, and recipes in one place to keep kids happy and healthy and parents sane!

Pack Allergy Friendly School Lunches

Packing Allergy Friendly School Lunches

On May 5, 2024 by Tricia

Packing allergy friendly school lunches can be overwhelming, but a little knowledge and planning can go a long way. Here are our best tips.

20 Easy-to-Make Lunchbox Ideas for You or Your Kids!

On May 5, 2024 by Tricia

Don’t you wish packing lunch was easier? We always start every year off with the greatest and best intentions.  PB&J’s cut into fun shapes with sweet notes to our kids. Salads pre-portioned perfectly into our prettiest containers. Colorful, balanced meals…

How to Pack School Lunches with Freezer Meals

How to Pack School Lunches with Freezer Meals

On May 5, 2024 by Once a Month Meals

Here are some tried and true Once A Month Meals freezer meal recipes that can easily be made ahead of time for quick and easy lunch box packing.

2-n-1 Back-to-School Instant Pot or Slow Cooker Meal Plan

On July 27, 2023 by Once a Month Meals

5 Dump and Go Recipes that Double to Make 10 Meals. (Put these together in less than 1 hour!) Put these 10 Back to School meals together in under 1 hour! That is 10 meals, already prepared, assembled in 6 minutes per meal, straight into…

50 Easy Back-to-School Breakfast Recipes

On July 26, 2023 by Mindy

The impending school year is right around the corner and we are all feeling it. Hard. The impending doom of rushed school mornings trying to get lunches packed, the kids out the door, your spouse to work, and everyone to…

Freezer Friendly Back to School Recipes

Freezer Friendly Back To School Recipes

On July 23, 2023 by Tricia

I thought I would end this incredible Back-To-School Giveaway Bonanza week by highlighting some of my favorite kid-friendly recipes on this site. Enjoy, and I hope you aren’t too hungry when you read this!

Ultimate Kid Friendly Lunch Recipes List

Ultimate Kid Friendly Lunch Recipes List

On July 23, 2023 by Tricia

What my kids eat for lunch and some additional ideas for you too. And a chance for you to link up recipes your kids enjoy for lunch.

52 Easy Instant Pot Recipes for Back to School

On July 22, 2023 by Once a Month Meals

The Instant Pot (commonly known as the programmable pressure cooker) is our favorite kitchen appliance for getting dinner on the table fast. What better way to prepare yourself for back-to-school than to put together some easy Instant Pot meals for the freezer?! These…

25 Lunch Box Freezer Recipes

25 Lunch Box Freezer Recipes

On July 22, 2023 by Mindy

No matter when you start school! , one of the most commonly asked questions we get around here is how to make the school lunch box more exciting and less mundane. We have recipes! And easy to prepare ahead of time recipes!