Category Archives: Menu Plans

5 Minute Cilantro Hummus Recipe + Cinder Block Garden Update

Our garden is producing LOTS and LOTS and LOTS of cherry tomatoes, cucumbers, and green peppers.

Last year my garden looked like this…

cinder block raised beds :: Vintage Kids Modern World


Everything was neat and tidy. My Type A personality was thrilled with the square foot gardening technique.… Read the rest

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Meal Plan Organization For Visual Learners

This post was originally published back in 2012, but as I do some spring cleaning in October (I’m a little behind…) it was time to revisit this post, to straighten out my meal planning strategies!  enjoy!

Meal Plan Organization For the Visual Learner :: Vintage Kids | Modern World



If it’s out of my sight, it’s out of mind.Read the rest

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Nourishing Lunch Box Ideas

Nourishing Lunch Box Ideas :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

It just has to happen.

These little people that we live with have to eat, despite the fact they we fed them earlier.  It’s a vicious, never-ending cycle…

But hopefully, the following list of our favorite lunches and snacks will give you some ideas to make the food-packing process a little easier!  … Read the rest

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A Twist On A Classic : Matzo Nachos!

Matzo Nachos :: Vintage Faith | Modern World

I know…

Nachos are somewhat sacred around here.  They’re a fool-proof dinner that really amounts to taking everything from your fridge and dumping it on a tray of tortilla chips.  Really, what’s not to love?

But – that’s all about to change – the tortilla chip part, that is!… Read the rest

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Maple Chicken Chili In The Crock Pot (Gluten and Dairy Free)

Maple Chicken Chili (gluten and dairy free) :: Vintage Kids | Modern World

Just like my crock-pot recipe from last week, this one is just too good NOT to share!  It’s sweet and tangy at first taste, but there’s a deep smokey flavor that is completely addictive! Its one of those dishes that’s better the next day…if you have any leftovers, that is.… Read the rest

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Gluten-Free Old Fashioned Chicken and Buttermilk Dumplings In The Crock Pot

Gluten Free Old Fashioned Chicken and Buttermilk Dumplings ::

Looking outside my window right now as I sit at my desk, it’s deceptively sunny and we’re flirting with 50 degree temperatures here in northern Indiana.

However, I’ve lived here long enough to know that it’s all a dirty trick…it’s supposed to be back into the 10’s and 20’s next week with some snow flurries (again…).… Read the rest

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