15 Breakfast Ideas for on the Go!

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15 Breakfast Ideas for on the Go! We all know mornings can be hectic. When  you add kids to the mix, your mornings can get downright chaotic. Everyone needs to get dressed, find lost backpacks and shoes, make lunches, do their hair,and everyone is fighting for a position in front of that mirror. While I can't help you with dividing up mirror time, I do have some ideas  for grabbing a quick breakfast on the go. The 15 ideas below should get you pointed in the right direction(without having … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Recipes from eMeals

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Slow Cooker Recipes from eMeals I'm super excited to tell you about the new Slow Cooker Meal Plan from eMeals! This brand new program offers complete slow cooker recipes in both the Classic and Clean Eating programs. I've gotten a sneak peek at the meal plans...and I can tell you that they look delicious! If you're as busy as I am, you know it's not always practical to prepare an elaborate meal each evening. Isn't it great when you can put a few quick ingredients n the slow cooker at the … [Read more...]

Simple Fun Recipes for Kids: Pizza Bagels

Simple Fun Recipes for Kids

Fun Recipes for Kids Simple Fun Recipes for Kids: Pizza Bagels Looking for simple fun recipes for kids? I know I always am! My girls are picky eaters and often won't eat what I prepare for dinner. These pizza bagels are an easy substitute that can be prepared in just minutes. They also make a great lunch. And kids love to help making them! … [Read more...]

Tuna Noodle Casserole

Tuna Noodle Casserole

Only Dirty 1 Pot with this Tuna Noodle Casserole My house is always busy and I like meals that are fast to cook. The one thing I like more than fast is easy clean-up and this recipe for only requires 1 pot from stove-top to table. Plus it is a winner with everyone in the family so who can resist making it more often than the rest. … [Read more...]

Kids Drink Recipes: Chocolate Smoothie

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Kids Drink Recipes: Chocolate Smoothie! Kids Drink Recipes:I don't know about you, but we are a smoothie loving house! Smoothies are such a great way to get some nutrients, and some servings of fruits (and veggies too!). And if you make them just right, your kids will love them too! This Kids Drink Recipe is my 4 year olds favorite thing to have for breakfast or a snack! It's super easy to make and is packed with nutrients! … [Read more...]

Kid Friendly Dessert Recipes: Mousse

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Kid Friendly Dessert Recipes I was so excited to find kid friendly dessert recipes. I have a huge sweet tooth and I know my daughter and littlest does as well. I also tried to gather my wits by having my children cook with me. I was so excited to let my child experience the fun of cooking. I searched high and low for recipes that my children could make that were yummy. I know how wonderful it is to be in the kitchen and make memories. I can say that the memories I have of my childhood usually … [Read more...]

Low Calorie Crock Pot Santa Fe Chicken

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Low Calorie Crock Pot Santa Fe Chicken Today's Low Calorie Recipe is Crock Pot Santa Fe Chicken! This is a super easy and delicious meal that takes about 5 minutes to prepare, and is only 190 calories a serving (without the rice that is). It is a bit on the spicy side, which I love , and is sure to fill you up, without making you feel bloated and too full. … [Read more...]

Kids Easy Recipes: Fruit Kabobs

Kids Easy Recipes

Let them make their own snack with these Kids Easy Recipes : Fruit Kabobs My kids like to help out in the kitchen but never when I need them to. Today they wanted a snack, while I was in the middle of cleaning. Instead of stopping what I was doing and making them something, I let them make this kids easy recipes: fruit kabobs. I supplied the fruit and toothpicks and they did all the work creating and then eating. … [Read more...]

15 Healthy Snacks for Lunchboxes

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15 Healthy Snacks for Lunchboxes Packing lunchboxes can be stressful, especially if you wait until the last minute while trying to find a left shoe, a backpack, and your lipstick all before the bus gets to your house. Then there are all the choices: Do you fill it full of good for you stuff that your child may or may not eat? Or,  do you fill it with food you know your child will eat,  but may not be  so healthy? And what about allergies? Many schools are totally peanut-free, so that leaves … [Read more...]

25 Great Sandwich Ideas

25 great sandwich ideas

25 Great Sandwich Ideas Are you tired of PB & J? Has bologna worn out its welcome? Are you bored with the same old, same old sandwich day after day? Studies show that most of us use the same recipes and eat the same foods over and over again, bringing on boredom and dulled taste buds. Did you know the sandwich has been around since 1762? Which has given us plenty of time to come up with a few new ideas for lunch right? Think outside the bag ( the lunch bag, that is)! A sandwich is … [Read more...]