Quick and Easy Kid-Friendly Treats

This post comes to us from a Smart Lunches family! Erica D. from Pennsylvania sent us some recipes for cute, quick and easy kid-friendly treats. These impressive and delectable desserts are super-simple to make. *A quick safety note for those with young kids: Some of these recipes involve lollipop sticks, which can be a choking…… Continue reading Quick and Easy Kid-Friendly Treats

How to Make Whipped Cream in a Mason Jar

Ah, whipped cream. The perfect fluffy, pillowy topping for almost every dessert. Homemade whipped cream is pretty easy to make–just combine heavy whipping cream, sugar, and even a little vanilla, and whip until it’s the right consistency. Store bought whipped cream, which often leaves a greasy aftertaste thanks to hydrogenated oils, doesn’t even compare. You…… Continue reading How to Make Whipped Cream in a Mason Jar

The Smart Lunches Spin on Thanksgiving Classics!

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, most of us are scrambling to put together a feast for all to enjoy. While seemingly easily, sometimes creating a menu for a variety of mouths can be more difficult than the cooking itself. Some of us have food allergies, some are vegetarians, while some of us are just…… Continue reading The Smart Lunches Spin on Thanksgiving Classics!