Yumble

Do you find it hard cooking for your kids every night? Being a working mom, I find it so difficult getting a healthy meal on the table every night. Since both of my kids have different likes/dislikes, finding the time to cook separate meals can be challenging. When I saw Yumble on Instagram a couple […]

The World’s First Healthy Eating Doll and Picture Book

A couple of weeks ago, I was contacted by Dessi Donkova, a mom of two and the Founder of Good For Kids, a socially responsible startup dedicated to creating products that are good for kids. She recently launched a Kickstarter campaign on May 8th that aims to inspire children to eat healthy through reading and […]

Dr. Seuss 100 First Words

Do you want to help expand on your child’s vocabulary? Check out this new Dr. Seuss Book, Dr. Seuss 100 First Words! This book releases today! I am a big fan of Dr. Seuss books, especially after learning more about him in Who Was Dr. Seuss? Reading Dr. Seuss books to my children and the […]

Make Your Own Taco Bar and a Book Review

I am happy to present this guest post with a Taco Bar recipe from Ben Smith. He is a former semi-pro cyclist and big eater. Now he is just a big eater. He writes about food and drink for lazy chefs at The Online Grill. I wanted to share this recipe that not only looks delicious but […]

Creative Ways to Get your Kids to Eat Their Greens

On Mother’s Day, I thought it was appropriate to share an article about keeping your children healthy. As mothers, we try every day to help our children maintain health and happiness. Getting your child to eat their fruit and vegetables can be challenging at times and finding creative ways to help facilitate this can always […]

Nutrition Tips for Children with Special Needs

I am happy to present this guest post by Jenny Wise about nutrition tips for children with special needs. Jenny is a mother and blogger who educates her four children at home. Jenny has a child with special needs and shares tips for homeschooling and special needs on her website, Special Home Educator. To contact […]

Garden Safari Vegetable Soup

Garden Safari Vegetable Soup by Kitchen Club Kids is a wonderful book to teach your child healthy eating, help build vocabulary, and work on sequencing through cooking. The Kitchen Club Kids created books to help children get involved in the kitchen and created simple stories that incorporated rhyming words, an engaging story, bright clear illustrations […]

Do You Want Your Child to Eat a Rainbow Diet?

Does your child eat only beige foods? Sometimes I will notice my own kid’s meals looking too brown. Chicken nuggets, french fries, chips, etc. I naturally don’t like meals that look so beige, so I will add some color with fruits and vegetables.  I am lucky to have kids that are good eaters, but I […]

Eat Healthy, Feel Great

Summer is a great time to eat well and teach your children about eating healthy, especially with the farmers markets selling fresh fruits and vegetables that are delicious both raw and cooked. It’s also an ideal time because many of our children are going to be choosing their own lunches in the cafeteria for the […]

Little Pea

Little Pea by Amy Krouse Rosenthal is a funny, simple and sweet book to read during mealtime. This book is about a young pea who wants to grow up to be big and strong. What he needs to grow up to be big and strong is candy, which is Little Pea’s least favorite food! His […]