Lunch Recipes

5 Easy Lunch Wrap Recipes with Homemade Flour Tortillas

Wraps are a fantastic way to reuse leftovers, and make a delicious light and healthy lunch. If you’re looking for some new ideas for wraps, start with this amazing flour tortilla recipe. Then try these quick lunch wrap ideas to kick-start your week on a tasty and healthy note! Homemade Tortillas  To take your wraps …

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Super Easy Homemade Blueberry Muffins and a Quick Road Trip Checklist

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CanadianTire #QuakerState #CollectiveBias While an exotic vacation is always a treat, I have to say that I have just as much fun on a good old-fashioned family road trip as I do hopping on a plane. Finding the …

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Best Ever Gourmet Grilled Cheese with Two Cheeses and Roasted Garlic Artisan Bread

Like most kids, I loved grilled cheese sandwiches when I was young. The sandwich of my youth was the classic processed cheese slice on white bread flattened down as much as possible and cooked to a golden brown. I still love the idea of grilled cheese, but my tastes have matured since those days. So …

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A Creamy Greek Pita Sandwich with Summer Fresh Tzatziki Dip Makes a Delicious School Lunch

Preparing for a new school year means preparing ideas for school lunches that are quick to pack, healthy and tasty enough that my boys will actually eat them! I have a few tried-and-true favourites, but I’m always trying out fun new recipes too. And when I want to add extra flavour to any of my …

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Host a Gourmet Holiday Lunch with Open-Faced Apple and Gruyere Sandwiches and Happy Planet Soup

Holiday entertaining often means evening parties with plates of appetizers, huge turkey dinners with all the fixings and a large variety of sweets and treats. But what if you want to do something a little more low key for your holiday event, yet still just as classy? A gourmet luncheon may be just the holiday …

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Dairy-Free Broccoli Soup Recipe with Silk Almond Original

Before I had kids, I loved using Silk Original Vanilla soy beverage in my coffee and cereal instead of milk. But since it was slightly sweetened, it wasn’t the best choice for cooking savoury dishes and keeping two different products in the refrigerator just didn’t make sense to me. Silk beverages have expanded their line …

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A Quick Apple Cheddar Panini on Dempster’s Zero Bread Makes the Perfect Lunch

If there is one food I absolutely adore, it’s the sandwich. The versatility of a sandwich makes it the perfect food in my eyes and I could eat a sandwich for every meal and be completely happy. Bacon and egg sandwiches make a great breakfast. Everyone loves a tuna salad sandwich at lunch. And a …

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Celebrate Halloween with a Simple Ghost Toast Snack and Activities from Disney Junior

I love celebrating almost any holiday and I’ve sometimes even been known to find obscure holidays or invent my own traditions just as an excuse to celebrate and have fun with my boys. But of all the holidays throughout the year, Halloween is easily one of my favourites. I have a tendency to go overboard …

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Easy and Delicious Tuna Cashew Ranch Lettuce Rolls are Perfect for a Summer Lunch

My family has always loved Hidden Valley Ranch and for the second year in a row, I was given the chance to show off just how delicious and versatile the creamy ranch dressing can be in the Hidden Valley Ranch Canada recipe contest! While vegetables are a natural fit for this product, I love using …

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Ham and Cheese Muffins and Other Lunchbox Alternatives to the Sandwich

When my boys were younger, lunch was as hassle-free as breakfast. I always made sure we had a good supply of kid-friendly favourites like macaroni and cheese, soup, sandwich meat and oriental noodles and when lunch arrived, I just asked my boys what they wanted and they chose from the array of products in the …

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Get Cooking with The Mom 100 Cookbook-The Basic Cheese Quesadilla (and Its Infinite Variations)

When I heard that The Mom 100 Cookbook by Katie Workman was being touted as the must-have cookbook for busy moms, I admit that I was a bit skeptical. When it comes to cookbooks, I have a bit of an obsession and I really couldn’t imagine any one cookbook being so essential to me that …

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Enjoy Healthy and Safe Salads and Enter to Win a $275 Prize Pack with UrbanMoms and California Leafy Greens

I try pretty hard to make sure that my boys get plenty of healthy fruits and vegetables, but one of their little quirks is that they both prefer their vegetables raw. Zackary especially won’t touch most veggies after they’ve been cooked and so veggie plates and salads are frequently on our table. But when serving …

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Healthy and Simple Appetizers and Entrees with Wholly Guacamole and Salsa-Giveaway

Last year I was introduced to the fabulous Wholly Guacamole and Wholly Salsa products from Fresherized Foods and from my very first bite of Classic Wholly Guacamole on a multigrain tortilla chip I knew I was in love. I am a snacker, but these scrumptious dips and spreads prove that snacking doesn’t have to be …

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Show Off Your Sandwich-Making Skills in the ACE Bakery Canada’s Best Sandwich Contest

There’s nothing better than a great sandwich; with some amazing artisan bread and the right ingredients, a sandwich can go from ordinary to extraordinary. Amazing artisan breads are something that ACE Bakery knows very, very well and right now ACE Bakery wants to know how you can turn any one of their breads into an …

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