While living in Japan, I developed a love for bento box lunches.  I loved how easy they were to prepare, and the variety of foods they offered.  Over the past year, I became tired of the junk my kids were consuming at school, and decided that this school year, I would prepare them fast, and nutritious bento box lunches for school.  In my blog you will find pictures, recipes, and a weekly lunch planner, to help make lunches easier.  I hope my blog will help inspire you!!!

Broiled Salmon in Honey Wheat Pita with Sweet and Tangy Lemon Aioli Bento Box Lunch

I’m not a big salmon fan.  Something about the taste, just never seems to appeal to me.  But I keep reading about how good salmon is for you, so I am “trying” to incorporate more of it into my diet.  So today I found honey wheat pitas on sale, and decided that I was going to use them to make a salmon sandwich.  I wanted a sauce to accompany the salmon to mask the taste, but didn’t want the sauce to be too overpowering.  As a result, I created a sweet and tangy lemon aioli sauce that went perfectly with this sandwich....more