Helping Children to Eat Healthy
It seems like a never ending battle with children. They love that junk food. Helping children to eat healthy doesn’t have to be the battle of a lifetime. With a little extra give, some sound advice, being an example and a whole lot of love, you can have your children eating healthy before you know it.
Last Minute Lunch Ideas from the Pantry
If you don't have something planned for lunch, have a look in your pantry to discover quick and easy lunches from your canned and dry foods. What looked like you didn't have anything could turn into a family lunch favorite.
Money Saving Lunch Ideas
Lunch is something many of us must eat away from home. Many adults work, children are in school and it seems to be the perfect time of day to run those errands or go shopping. Unfortunately we spend a lot of our lunch time in a fast food restaurant or in a cafeteria. Not only is this expensive, but in many cases it’s not very healthy.
Peanut Butter and Jelly Alternatives
Even though PB&J sandwiches are a favorite of kids everywhere, they can still get boring after awhile. So, what's a mom to do to keep things interesting when it comes to peanut butter and jelly?
Picnic Tips with Baby and Toddlers
Picnics are a special time for parents and kids. If you have a new baby or small toddlers, there’s no need to back out of the family picnic. Packing a few extras will keep parent and baby happy.
Quick Snacks For Your Toddler
Toddlers snack ALL the time. What kinds of snacks do you want them eating?
Here are some ideas of healthy and quick snacks for your little toddler to enjoy.
Smoothies – A Quick Snack
We all know the importance of eating a variety of fresh fruits and vegetables. Unfortunately, with our busy lifestyles it's not always so easy. That's where smoothies come in. Delicious and nutritious smoothies can be a mom's secret weapon to ensuring your kids get enough fruit in their diets.
Teaching Your Child to Be a Good Cook
No, I’m not kidding. Teaching your child to be a good cook doesn’t have to be a hassle. In fact it can be fun, exciting and of great benefit to you at some point in time. Knowing how to accomplish this feat without any worries or concerns may just mean the making of a great chef to come.
Time and Money Saving Breakfast Ideas
Remember when you were small your Mother saying “Eat your breakfast it’s the most important meal of the day.” That statement has been proven to be very true. Unfortunately in our fast paced world there is a tendency to neglect that important meal. With the rise of cost for many types of breakfast foods we also find ourselves sliding past the breakfast items at the grocery store. This doesn’t have to be a way of life for your family.
Valentine's Day Meals Kids Will Love
Children love to eat. Whether breakfast, lunch, dinner or those anticipated afternoon or bedtime snacks, they are almost always ready and willing to dive in. Giving them that special touch with each serving is one way to show your children how much they mean to you on Valentine’s Day.