What tastes better than a cold treat on hot summer day? Whether it’s a big scoop of ice cream or your favorite flavored popsicle, all it takes it one bite to cool you down and satisfy those tastebuds. Unfortunately, these treats aren’t always the healthiest snack to grab, but they sure do taste like heaven.…… Continue reading DIY Popsicles to Keep you Cool this Summer
It’s that time of year again! Our chefs have been working hard to come up with even more delicious recipes for your kids. This winter, Smart Lunches’ menu features 9 new menu options! Plus, we’ve spiced up our mix to include even more everyday variety. We continue to offer 5-7 hot & cold options each day and…… Continue reading Introducing: New Winter Menu Items!
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!
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
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
With the leaves starting to change and days getting shorter, it seems fall is officially upon us. For most, a change of seasons is exciting. It’s a chance to reset and get back into the swing of things. It’s a time to switch out your wardrobe for cozy sweaters and sip on hot apple cider. And the holidays are…… Continue reading 7 Seasonal Foods to Boost Your Health This Fall
After a successful first year, German International School in Boston is entering their second year with Smart Lunches this fall. Our Regional Manager, Matt Ellis, sat down with German International’s school administrator, Megan Wells, to talk about what her experience has been like using our service. Wells has the best of both worlds — mother of a student…… Continue reading An Administrator & Mom’s Take on Smart Lunches