National Take Your Parents To Lunch Day

Did you know that there is a National Take Your Parents To Lunch Day? I didn’t know that either, but there is. It isn’t until October 16, but I have a very good reason to tell you about it today. Rudi’s Organic Bakery is celebrating National Take Your Parents to Lunch Day  to help support healthy, active kids.

amelia with sandwich

My sweet Granddaughter, Amelia enjoying her sandwich

As part of the celebration Rudi’s is hosting a fun back-to-school Say Cheese Photo Contest from Aug. 1 through Sept. 15. Parents can submit photos of their children eating a yummy sandwich for the opportunity to win the grand prize of being featured in a Rudi’s ad and a $500.00 Whole Foods gift card! In addition, fans can enter for weekly prizes like iPad Minis, Amazon gift cards, and North Face backpacks on the Say Cheese Microsite and can download a $1 off coupon for Rudi’s Gluten-Free products. Thats some good reasons to take part in the contest. Even if you don’t win the grand prize, you will get a $1.00 off coupon for some good tasting Rudi’s products. Find out all the details about entering the contest here.

And here is another good thing: One lucky reader is going to win a North Face Backpack

Prize Pack full of back to school fun stuff, valued at $75!

Win it!

Win it!

To enter, just use the entry form below. Good Luck!

This giveaway is open to residents of the United States 18 and over. It ends on August 31, 2013. The prize is 1 Northface Backpack provided by Rudi’s Organic Bakery. The winner will be notified via email. Please allow 4-6 weeks for delivery of prize. The sponsor is responsible for shipping the prize to the winner.

About Karen Eidson

Karen Eidson is telling the world way too much about her, whether they want to know it or not. She writes about her life of living full time in an RV, eating a gluten free diet, things she does for fun, and things that are important to her. She makes you look at photos of her grandchildren, talk about her husband's survival of oral cancer, and shows you things she has made. You know you want to look.


  1. its nice and quiet

  2. may avalon says:

    You can get things done during the day,

  3. Mihaela D. says:

    I like the free time that I have in the day

  4. The extra time to cook and clean

  5. Julie Harris says:

    I like that I get a break from the mess and the noise and that I can get things done that I never have time to do in the summer

  6. kids and the family getting on a regular schedule

  7. Brad Merrell says:

    I get fridays to myself

  8. I like when my nieces and nephew go back to school because I get to hear all about the fun times they have each day learning new things and making friends.

  9. What I like best about the kids going back to school is that now I have a little bit of time to myself.

  10. I always loved sharing how they got along on their days- what they learned – what they had to do – what happened to who etc :) Always created some good bonding times for chatting :)

  11. Lisa Garner says:

    I like that they are having fun hanging out with friends at school.

  12. They get to see the friends they missed during the summer

  13. Penny Snyder says:

    Alone time :)

  14. Quiet house for me to study’s or nursing school! It’s her first year riding the bus so that will also be fun for her!

  15. Melissa Nagy says:

    Their excitement to share what they did that day and all that they learned.

  16. kathy pease says:

    I love the peace and quiet

  17. What I like most about back-to-school is getting back into a daily routine.

  18. kristi kiser says:

    nice backpack

  19. Buying them new clothes!

  20. Ann Council says:

    I have some time for myself.

  21. Nicole C. says:

    I like that we have a routine again!

  22. melikegarfield says:

    The kids seeing their friends on a regular basis.

  23. my time again

  24. Tabathia B says:

    Seeing their friends again and being on a disciplined schedule for school

  25. The peace and quiet!

  26. I look fwd the the artwork!

  27. The daily routine of the school day is good for the family.

  28. walking around my neighborhood for exercise

  29. Corey Olomon says:

    I can clean without the kids coming behind me messing it back up!

  30. I like the almost peace and quiet. My daughter goes to public school but I Home school my son so the arguing is replaced with non stop talking.

  31. Laura Unger says:

    I like that I’ll finally be able to get the house clean and get things done again.

  32. Melanie Montgomery says:

    A feew moments to myself throughout the day

  33. Rochel S. says:

    Love the time to myself to actually get things done

  34. I like the free time that I get!

  35. Scarlett Graham says:

    I like that they are on a structured schedule and routine.

  36. Crystal F says:

    I like being able to get back into a routine. There’s no sort of schedule during the summer so it can make it a little chaotic. Thank you!

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