As a Pacific Northwesterner, pickled watermelon rinds were as foreign to me as fried okra, thus we never saved the rinds for pickling as they do in the South. Into the garbage they went. Who knew turning a typically thrown out piece of food could be tra
The lunchtime sandwich may be as American as the flag itself, but let's face it: Slapping the same smears onto bread — day after day, week after week — can leave kids and parents a little bored. Here are 10 ideas for sandwich-free lunches that take cues from home and abroad. Test drive them all with your little eaters (or yourself!) to find new, interesting lunch box variations that keep everyone's appetites healthy.
Ditch your boring sandwich or salad, and try a healthy lunch bowl that is filling, balanced, and nutritious instead. Lunch bowls are quick and simple to make—no recipe is required. Simply use your imagination to combine hearty ingredients into a bowl.