The other day my kids were out with a friend whose family took them to pizza for dinner. One of my daughters is picky, and it’s not always easy to get her to eat food with a lot of nutritional value - she’d be happy to eat crackers or candy all day! The other mom reported back to me excitedly that my daughter had eaten a ton - lots of the dough of the pizza and a lot of … [Read more...] about Healthy Pizza Recipe For Picky “Just The Crust” Kids
Barbeque season is here along with all of its usual fun - outdoor games and delicious food! A few weeks ago, we had a cookout and each arrived with the platters of food that everyone expects (our vegetable crudité) in addition to something else healthy and also yummy. This year, Lyssie brought a spinach, artichoke, and fennel salad with citrus salsa, and Tammy took fruit … [Read more...] about 6 Tips for Staying Slim During BBQ (and Bikini) Season!
As Moms, we’re always looking for easy, delicious recipes that the kids will love as much as we do. Well look no further, these little wonton stuffed egg cups are the perfect little number for the entire family, as well as the ideal appetizer for your next adult-only soiree. And to top it all off, they’re healthy! Here are a few little fun facts so you can feel good about … [Read more...] about Crunchy Wonton Cups with Egg, Avocado and Sun-dried Tomato
If you’re looking to have a few more meals that are great for Meatless Monday that the kids will love, this burger is for you! This clean and delicious alternative to a greasy burger leaves you fully fueled and satisfied, and provides an excellent source of fiber to stabilize your blood sugar. You'll also get a boost of nutrients like magnesium and potassium to help to relax … [Read more...] about Black Bean and Corn Veggie Burgers
As hard as it is to believe, the summer is flying by, and that means school is just around the corner! In order to make the back-to-school rush less hectic, now is the time to start thinking about healthy lunchbox snacks that your kids will enjoy (and that won't take hours for you to prepare). If you’ve fallen victim to easy and unhealthy eating this summer, fall is a … [Read more...] about Healthy (and Quick) Back to School Snacks Kids Will Love