5 Thanksgiving Recipes Your Picky Eaters Might Actually Love!

We all know how it can be with picky eaters—especially during the holidays. The holidays are a time when families cook seasonal and festive dishes, but some kids only want their classic favorites. We get it, chicken fingers and plain pasta are delicious! But.. it can be hard on the host to make separate meals for kids.… Continue reading 5 Thanksgiving Recipes Your Picky Eaters Might Actually Love!

9 Ways Playing a Musical Instrument Will Benefit Your Child

As our children grow up, we, as parents, hope to do what’s best for them. Kids enjoy and need exercise, so we enroll them in sports. Children benefit from socializing, so we schedule play dates. One possible extracurricular that can sometimes go forgotten during the business of parenting, is music— or more specifically, learning to play a musical instrument.… Continue reading 9 Ways Playing a Musical Instrument Will Benefit Your Child

7 Sandwiches to Order on National Sandwich Day

This Thursday, November 3rd, celebrates one of America’s favorite lunch foods: the sandwich! Story has it that the first sandwich was invented by a man named John Montagu, in 1762, when he asked his cook to prepare him a food that wouldn’t interfere with the game he was playing. The cook brought him sliced meat in between to… Continue reading 7 Sandwiches to Order on National Sandwich Day

Menu Week 101

We’re excited to announce that Menu Week is back! Every day next week, starting Monday, October 24th through Friday October 28th Smart Lunches is providing your kids with the opportunity to help us choose new menu items. Each day we will provide one or two new options on our menu. Then, on the day your meal is delivered, we’ll ask you to… Continue reading Menu Week 101

How to Educate Your Kids While Grocery Shopping

  We know what it’s like… grocery shopping. It can be hectic and arduous at times, especially when you bring the kids along. However, grocery shopping can actually be fun when you consider it a valuable opportunity to teach your kids about food and nutrition. By completing your chores and educating your children about food you’re killing two birds… Continue reading How to Educate Your Kids While Grocery Shopping