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11 Healthy Kids’ Birthday Treats That Aren’t Cupcakes

In recent years, an increasing amount of schools in the U.S. have banned cake, cupcakes, and other treats for kids’ birthday celebrations all in an effort to curb childhood obesity and protect kids who have food allergies. Now in the midst of COVID-19, most schools...

How to Make Smoothies For Kids

One of the best ways to raise healthy eaters is to consistently offer up real, whole, healthy foods. Although I’m not in favor of pureeing vegetables and sneaking them into meals and baked goods, for example, serving up smoothies can be a great way to make sure your...

Tired of Cooking? Try These Hacks To Cure Cooking Fatigue  

In the early days of COVID-19 when we were spending more time than ever at home, cooking was like a new romantic relationship. Maybe you were excited to try new recipes and have a home-cooked meal on the table—and actually have the time to make it. You...

9 Kid-Friendly Christmas Recipes

The silver lining to the pandemic is that without traditional holiday gatherings, and parties, and kids learning from home, there’s plenty of time to get them in the kitchen to whip up your favorite dishes and desserts. Still, cooking and baking with your kids can get...
7 Healthy Holiday Baking Tips

7 Healthy Holiday Baking Tips

During the holiday season, there’s no shortage of cookies, breads, pies, cakes, chocolate, and sweets. That doesn’t...

17 Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes

17 Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes

Having enough food for Thanksgiving—or any family get-together for that matter— is something that my Italian-American...