Healthy Recipes and Great Food Ideas

As a mom or a mom-to-be, making healthy food should be top of mind. But let's face it, with everything from sports practice to work to play dates and more, who really has the time to spend hours cooking dinner? has some great tips on healthy, wholesome food recipes for your family plus innovative ideas that will help cut down the time you spend in the kitchen. From tips on planning a barbeque to videos on healthy desserts to funny lunch time notes, find it all right here at


Sausage & Bacon Hash Recipe [Video]

Nancy Fuller from Food Network’s Farmhouse Rules, shows us how to make this delicious sausage & bacon hash with baked tomatoes for brunch.

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25 Fun Sandwich Bag Drawings

If you’ve got the time, putting a fun drawing on your child’s sandwich bag can make them smile at lunch. 

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8 Mistakes To Avoid When Packing A Healthy Lunch For Your Kids (Part 2)

(Go to the first part of this article HERE.) Believe it or not, children’s packed healthy lunches from home are usually higher in calories, fat and sugar than lunches served in schools. Many dietitians believe this...

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8 Mistakes To Avoid When Packing A Healthy Lunch For Your Kids (Part 1)

Believe it or not, children’s packed healthy lunches from home are usually higher in calories, fat and sugar than lunches served in schools. Many dietitians believe this is because many parents lack education in...

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12 Popsicle Molds with Fun Shapes

It’s summer, and that means shaping frozen things. Okay, sure, shaping frozen things also happens in winter, but that’s not the point. 

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15 Green Foods for St. Patrick’s Day

Pro Tip: Before making dyed green foods for St. Patrick’s Day, run pictures of them by your kids. 

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7 Ways To End Picky Eating For Good (Part 2)

(Read the first part of this article HERE.) 4. You can spice things up. Don’t be afraid to give your children something flavorful, despite their very delicate taste buds. In fact, this is a good reason for you to give...

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7 Ways To End Picky Eating For Good (Part 1)

It’s every parent’s dream for their children to eat whatever is served to them. Then again, it’s a dream primarily because it’s a challenge to make both children and big kids eat something new and...

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12 Adorable Baby Spoons and Forks

Getting young children interested in cutlery not only makes feeding time easier, it also improves their fine motor skills. 

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15 Wacky Thanksgiving Hats

This Thanksgiving, the centerpiece won’t be the only thing catching looks. 

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15 Gross Halloween Candy Treats

Halloween represents a tough time for us as parents. We loathe giving our children candy, but Halloween candy for trick-or-treaters is a time honored tradition. So we’ve decided to try to split the difference, and give...

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25 Bizarre Jell-O Recipes

During World War 2, fresh food was scarce. This increased the popularity of packaged foods, such as Jell-O. But when the war ended, Jell-O had to scramble to invent great Jell-O recipes with their product, to keep sales high. 

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15 Brain-Boosting Food For Kids During Exam Week (Part 1)

Diet definitely plays an important role in your child’s growth—both physically and mentally. Everyday is another learning experience for your children and we, as parents, want only the best for our child, let alone in...

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12 School Lunches from a Dozen Different Countries

It’s always interesting to learn about differences in school cultures from country to country. One of the most visually striking ways is to examine school lunches from different countries. 

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Strawberry Mango Salsa Recipe [Video from The Chew]

A Vitamix is really key to this Strawberry Mango salsa recipe –in order to get the proper consistency of “salsa” and NOT “sauce.” The Chew host show you how to create healthy alternatives to...

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