lunch box ideas

Lunch Box: Temporary Tattoo Banana

April 6, 2014

I’ve used temporary tattoos to decorate boiled eggs around Easter time and they work on bananas too. This is fun for the lunch box or just to make the fruit bowl look uber cool.  Follow the packet instructions and apply to the banana just as you would skin. Corn & Cheese Scrolls (used this recipe) Sugar snap [...]

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Lunch Box: Scrolls (2 ingredient dough)

March 26, 2014

A little while ago, I shared how I make pizza scrolls for the lunchbox.  I make the dough from scratch in my Thermomix. Many asked about an easier way to do the dough so I’m sharing two different ways I do scrolls that are a little less hands-on. It’s handy to have these up your [...]

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Lunch Box Idea: Cheesy Toasted Sandwich Bites

March 16, 2014

I saved bread shapes from the Egg in the Basket I made for dinner to use in the lunch box the next day.   It makes for an interesting change from a regular sandwich in the lunch box. Ingredients Bread Grated cheese Tomato sauce (optional) 1. Cut bread shapes out of bread using a cookie [...]

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Coconut Bread Recipe (only 4 ingredients)

February 23, 2014

I’ve been making this coconut bread recipe since I was a child and now I make it with  my own kids.  Ingredients 1 Cup SR Flour 1 Cup Desiccated Coconut 1/2 Cup Sugar 3/4 Cup Milk Method 1. Gently combine all ingredients with  a large spoon. 2. Spoon into a well greased or lined loaf [...]

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Lunch Box Idea: Bread Crackers

February 17, 2014

I saved these bread shapes from the Egg in the Basket I made for dinner to use in the lunch box.   Ingredients Brown Bread Olive Oil A little salt (optional) 1. Cut bread shapes out of bread using a cookie cutter.  I used the left over bread for Egg in the Basket. You can [...]

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Lunch Box: Pizza Scrolls Recipe (Thermomix)

January 28, 2014

These pizza scrolls are the best. The kids and the husband LOVE then. I’ve never had a fail batch.  Sometimes, I do a double batch and pop them in the freezer for school lunches.  Pizza Scrolls Recipe Dough Ingredients 310 g Luke warm water (1  1/3 cups) 1 sachet dry yeast 1 teaspoon salt 1 [...]

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