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3 Ingredient Watermelon Sorbet Popsicles for Kids

3 Ingredient Watermelon Sorbet Popsicles for Kids

In our house, we have such a hard time eating an entire watermelon, even between our entire family. I created a super easy recipe for watermelon sorbet popsicles that is almost impossible to mess up. Plus, it’s a great way to use up the extra […]

Amazingly Quick, Simple, and Healthy Breakfast Creations for Kids

Amazingly Quick, Simple, and Healthy Breakfast Creations for Kids

Eating breakfast starts your day with a clear mind ready to process information and absorb new skills. Without breakfast, your mind is sluggish and not fully awake to process or store information correctly. It is the most important meal of the day, and junk food […]

Magic Muffins: A Mothers Secret for Sneaking in Vegetables

Magic Muffins: A Mothers Secret for Sneaking in Vegetables

Before tasting my first Garden Lites muffin, I wasn’t sure what to expect. I have to admit that part of the reason I don’t think my kids love veggies is because I am not a huge fan of vegetables either. These muffins are made of […]

5 Ways Healthy Meal Plans Make Life Easier for Moms

5 Ways Healthy Meal Plans Make Life Easier for Moms

This post is sponsored by Nurture Life, but the content and opinions are my own. It was 5:10 pm and I was already late for starting to cook dinner. My one-year-old was sticking to me like a suction cup because that’s just what my kids […]

Weekly Meal Plans: How to Plan + 28 Days of Free Plans

Weekly Meal Plans: How to Plan + 28 Days of Free Plans

I sit down every Monday with my trusty stack of 5 x 7 index cards with my favorite recipes scribbled on them. Next, I thumb through each one, looking for a recipe that we haven’t eaten in a while. I try to alternate between recipes […]

Vegetables for Kids: The Truth About How I Get My Kids to Eat More Veggies

Vegetables for Kids: The Truth About How I Get My Kids to Eat More Veggies

I peel the bag of carrots and carefully chop off any imperfections. Then, I toss them into the steamer and get to work on the potatoes. They are steaming hot from coming out of the water, so I gingerly set them in a bowl and […]

How to Save Money While Following a Healthy Gluten-Free Diet

How to Save Money While Following a Healthy Gluten-Free Diet

I’m Jenny Finke, the gluten-free blogger behind Good For You Gluten Free. My doctor diagnosed me with celiac disease in April 2012, and since then I’ve been following a strict, gluten-free diet. It took me years to figure how to be a healthy, gluten-free eater, but […]

Easy on the Tummy Christmas Cookie Recipe & My Secret to Digestive Health Relief

Easy on the Tummy Christmas Cookie Recipe & My Secret to Digestive Health Relief

With the holidays in full swing, I love indulging in creative recipes like these chocolate-dipped chewy peanut butter cookies. They are the perfect sweet treat to end a holiday meal. My favorite part about these sweet cookies is that you can get creative by topping […]

Red Velvet Cake Pop Recipe

Red Velvet Cake Pop Recipe

Cake pops are a delicious treat. They make great gifts, table toppers, stocking stuffers, or party favors. By changing the color and adding a few pearl sprinkles, cake pops are the perfect way to add a special touch to any get together. Here, I show […]

10 Ways to Teach Your Toddler Healthy Eating Habits

10 Ways to Teach Your Toddler Healthy Eating Habits

Toddlers can be very picky eaters. It gets really tough as parents to get them to eat healthy, especially in today’s world when they are exposed to all kinds of packaged food. Whenever we go to a supermarket, the chocolates and cookies and the chips, […]

Greek Pasta Salad Recipe

Greek Pasta Salad Recipe

This Greek pasta salad recipe is one of my favorite flavorful dishes because of the combination of veggies, the saltiness of the feta, and the bold taste of the Greek dressing. This dish is kid-friendly because of the noodles, and you might even be able […]

How to Make Thai Coconut Curry Soup Recipe

How to Make Thai Coconut Curry Soup Recipe

Thai Coconut Curry Soup, a creamy blend of coconut milk, curry, and vegetables, is the perfect solution for warming up from chilly weather. I like to make a double batch of this savory vegetarian soup or freeze half to save for a lazy day. This […]

How to Make Perfect Presentation Stuffed Shells Every Time

How to Make Perfect Presentation Stuffed Shells Every Time

Stuffed shells are an easy family friendly recipe to make. It’s hard to resist the creamy four-cheese blend of ricotta, mascarpone, parmesan, and mozzarella, perfectly blended with fresh parsley and topped with a savory tomato sauce. It’s one of my favorite recipes to make because […]

How to Make 10 Easy Fresh Basil Recipes

How to Make 10 Easy Fresh Basil Recipes

I love cooking with fresh basil. It’s a great plant to grow at home because it is low maintenance. Around August and September, I usually have a surplus of fresh basil that I don’t want to go to waste. Whether you buy your fresh basil […]

Perfectly Tender BBQ Ribs Recipe That Will Rock Your World

Perfectly Tender BBQ Ribs Recipe That Will Rock Your World

Making perfectly tender BBQ ribs is a delicate balance of the right ingredients, cooking time, cooking tools, and temperature. If not prepared correctly, ribs can turn out tough and rubbery. No one likes fighting through fat to get to the meat. Not only is my […]

How to Make a Healthy Yogurt Parfait Your Kids Will Devour

How to Make a Healthy Yogurt Parfait Your Kids Will Devour

Healthy recipes that kids love equals a big win in my house. When I discovered how to make this healthy yogurt parfait that my kids devour, it became a staple in our home. With only six ingredients, this dish is packed with protein, fiber, and […]

A Salad With Gusto

A Salad With Gusto

Eating healthy can be so mundane, especially if you are eating salads and vegetables on the regular. Treat your taste buds to this salad medley of mixed greens, fresh herbs, a splash of spice, and a burst of flavor. Rounding out this delicious combination is […]