Food for Tiny Hands: Parmesan Lentil Loaf

As little ones age out of purees but are not yet able to handle foods which require more chewing, parents are often stumped about...

Toxic Foods You May Be Giving Your Pets

{Photo credit: With A Red Bird On My Shoulder} We've all been there; the doorbell's ringing, the baby's crying, dinner is burning in the oven...

Using Avocado as a Dessert Ingredient

  When thinking of dessert, thoughts of butter, oil, milk & sugars usually pass through your mind. It is time to expand your horizons and...

Taco Tuesday: 6 Easy Twists on a Weekday Favorite

Taco Tuesday! So much fun to say, but after several weeks in a row with little to no variation, what once was novel becomes mundane. It’s...

5 Ways to Explain Vegetarianism to Kids

  The decision to raise vegetarian kids is one parents generally make for a variety of reasons. In addition to animal rights, environmental concerns and...

11 Paleo Sides and Desserts You’ll be Thankful For This Holiday

For some, Thanksgiving is a day of football and food. For others, more is gained from spending time in the kitchen preparing a meal...

Muffins and More Recipes for a Beautiful Mother’s Day Brunch

Mother’s Day is right around the corner and for those of us with littles, a day to ourselves is usually not in the cards....

10 Saint Patrick’s Day Recipes Even Your Kids Will Love

With St. Patrick’s Day right around the corner, start planning for a hearty, healthy and delicious dinner your whole family is sure to love!...

Kid-Friendly Homemade Granola Bars

Granola Bars are the perfect on-the-go breakfast or snack for little ones and adults. But, most brands that you buy in the store are...

Holiday Drinks to Warm Your Hands

Daily Mom writers and editors love a good holiday drink. Whether your preference is a drink that warms your hands (like our peppermint hot...

5 Tasty Spices And Their Potential Health Benefits

We've come a long way from the simple days of enhancing our meals with salt and pepper. Today, it's not uncommon to find elaborate...

Homemade Slow Cooker Yogurt

Have you always wanted to try your hand at making homemade yogurt, but never wanted to shell out the extra cash (and cupboard space!)...

13 HEALTHIER SPOOKY-LICIOUS HALLOWEEN TREATS

Welcome to October – the month chock full of candy, chocolates and marshmallows galore. If it’s a Halloween treat, then no doubt it’s full...

Fun Desserts Your Kids Can Make With You

Do your little ones love to help you in the kitchen, but the recipes are often too complicated, or require unsafe cooking mechanisms to...

3 Healthy Finger Foods for Your Baby and Toddler

Meals and finger foods for your baby and toddler don't have to be bland, boring or time consuming. Here are 3 finger foods for...

One Pot Meals: Getting Rid Of Leftovers The Kids Won’t Eat

There’s nothing more rewarding for a mom than getting rid of leftovers without having to throw them out. Well, okay, of course, there are...

How to Shop the Farmers Market

  As summer wraps up, so will the growing season for most produce throughout the country. Now is the best time to hit up your...

Breastmilk Pancakes

There's no shortage of research highlighting the nutritional benefits of breast milk but, as they say, all good things come to an end. What...

Gnocchi with Beef and Mushroom Cream Sauce

If you're looking for a tasty, simply yet hearty dinner that your whole family will love, we've got the perfect recipe for you! Gnocchi...

Spooky Spaghetti: 2 Healthy Halloween Dinner Ideas

With Halloween right around the corner, dinner ideas might be the last thing on your mind. With last minute costume alterations, stocking up on...

3 Simple Summer Salad Recipes

  Ahhhhhhh, sweet summertime! Bring on the sunshine, long daylight hours, extended time with family and friends, and lots of great food! Here are three summer...

Holiday Sweets

If you're looking for some delicious, yet quick and easy sweets to make for Christmas, look no further! We've got three simply yummy recipes...

Tomato Bean Power Muffins

For a quick weeknight addition to your little one's meal, head to your pantry for tomato sauce, bread crumbs, and black beans. Mix in...

Picking the Right Cabernet Sauvignon For You

Indulging in a bit of wine now and again can be a lot of fun. Not only can this delicious drink warm your spirits...

Tips & Tricks for Preparing Freezer Meals

Whether you're a working mom or a stay-at-home mom, preparing meals can be a daunting and time-consuming task. When you or the kids are...

10 Fun and Creative Holiday Party Ideas

  Are you tired of the same old tacky-sweater Christmas party? Do you want something more for your guests to do at your annual holiday...

6 Amazing And Healthy Desserts From Chocolate Covered Katie

We have partnered up with Chocolate Covered Katie - healthy food blogger extraordinaire - to share some of her seriously amazing dessert recipes.  And the best part? ...

SAUERKRAUT SOUP – THE PERFECT SUNDAY FOOTBALL CHILI ALTERNATIVE

Fall is here! That means changing leaves, sweaters and boots, bonfires, football… and soup! That’s right – soup. Ditch the chili this football Sunday...

NOT YOUR MAMA’S SLOPPY JOES

It’s no wonder busy parents have been whipping up batches of Sloppy Joes for their families for ages. They’re tasty, inexpensive and easy to...

Good Protein Sources For Your Little Eater

We all know that in order to have a balanced diet, we need to have a proper mixture of nutrient rich foods. Protein, in particular,...

SPOOKY SPAGHETTI: 2 HEALTHY HALLOWEEN DINNER IDEAS

  With Halloween right around the corner, dinner ideas might be the last thing on your mind. With last minute costume alterations, stocking up on...

4 Reasons Why You Should Be Cooking With Coconut Oil

{Photo credit: Cookies For Breakfast} It seems the whole world is abuzz about coconut oil right now.  Health gurus are touting its benefits, and regular everyday...

Giving Thanks The Fried Turkey Way

  John McLemore is at it again, but this time, not only is it tasty and delicious with his signature techniques, but it will save...

Cinnamon Zucchini Muffins

Sometimes the best recipes are a result of ingredients in the fridge which taunt you with "use me!" every time you open the fridge....

Increase Your Milk Supply At Breakfast

Photo credit: Cookies For Breakfast Breastfeeding mamas – are you looking for an easy, delicious way to help increase your milk supply, starting right in the...

Ginger Biscuits

Nothing says Christmas like the combination of spices and molasses. Whether in the form of gingerbread houses, gingerbread men, or simple molasses cookies, the...