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Slow Cooker Chicken Corn Chowder

Warm up with a bowl of this delish corn chowder from The Seasoned Mom.

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What to Cook This Week: 5 Easy Weeknight Recipes

Here are five days worth of meals your kids will go wild for.

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Caramel Pear Mice

Turn this cooking activity into a learning moment as you show your kids how to measure ingredients and read a thermometer.

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Shrimp Scampi That is Oh-So-Easy

Enjoy a meal from the land and sea with this veggie-packed shrimp scampi.

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12 Great Recipes to Make This Summer

Did you know that Washington state produces some of the highest-quality dairy products? Take advantage of your local dairy products by making one of these udderly great recipes.

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How to Make Your Own Creamsicle

Make your own Creamsicle with this easy recipe that doesn’t even require popsicle molds (Dixie cups will work just fine).

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Cream of Tomato Soup

If you’re craving winter comfort food, turn to this recipe courtesy of the food blog, The Cake Chica.

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Spinach Fettuccine Alfredo

Mix up your pasta routine while still appealing to your kids’ picky taste buds with this creamy, warm, and comforting recipe.

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Baked Penne Pasta with Roasted Chicken

Baked pasta can be a welcome change of pace from the usual pasta prep. This recipe still asks for cheese, but also mixes in roasted chicken and tomatoes for a dish that’s easy to make and great any time of…

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Orange Ciabatta French Toast with Berries

Start the morning right with this zesty, berry topped French toast!

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Chicken with Creamy Mustard Sauce

If you’re scratching your head and thinking, what am I going to make for dinner tonight, then look no further than this recipe for Chicken with Creamy Mustard Sauce.

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Strawberry Banana Greek Frozen Yogurt

We all want to beat that summer heat, but it seems like our favorite childhood ice cream trucks are a thing of the past. Thanks to this delicious recipe from Kim at Design + Life + Kids, you and your…

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DIY Frozen Banana Split

Banana splits are a classic summer staple. If you’re feeling in the mood, check out this beloved dessert from cook, writer, photographer and mom, Shaina Olmanson. These delicious sweet treats, served in glass jars, make for a crafty DIY dessert…

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Five Virgin Cocktail Recipes

Whether you’re the designated driver (always an honorable role), taking a break from drinking for a particular reason or no reason at all, or just don’t feel like cocktail-ing it up, it’s never bad to have a few un-alcoholic hits…

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5 “Be Mine” Valentine’s Day Cocktails

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, let us give you a little advice garnered from our years of experience (ha!). Instead of struggling to book a last-minute restaurant or trying to wedge your way into a crowded bar, make that special…

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Quick and Delicious Chocolate Truffles

Chocolate truffles are much easier to make than most people think.  In fact, they are so simple, my kid has the ingredients and process memorized.  Given the time of year, it’s kind of nice to have these lying around.  A…

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Chicken Croquettes

Fried chicken (yes, even from questionable nuggets to limp chicken fingers) is an undeniable dinner favorite with kids and parents alike. What’s not to love with the crispy exterior and easy juicy bites? Well, instead of ordering out, we have…

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Roasted Beet Soup

While most of us enjoy a fancy meal out, the reality of booking a sitter, making reservations, dinning with the masses and paying inflated Valentine’s Day menu prices is a task better left to the sans baby couples. What is…

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Crock Pot Broccoli Soup

This broccoli soup is tasty and healthy for the whole family. Super easy to throw together in the morning and enjoy when everyone is home for dinnertime. It’s simple to see why crock pots are every busy parent’s best friend.…

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One Pot Curried Cauliflower Rice

If you’re looking for a side dish to compliment a chicken, lamb, or beef meal, this rice recipe is sure to satisfy. It’s got rich flavor, different textures, and that gorgeous yellow-orange hue from the curry. Your kids will love…

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Irish Soda Bread Scones

No St. Patrick’s Day is complete without Irish soda bread. And every little leprechaun knows that the key to a happy St. Patrick’s Day is a hearty breakfast. These scones are the perfect way to start any morning, not just…

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Crockpot Chicken & Dumplings: Kid-Friendly Comfort Food

There are dozens of chicken and dumpling recipes in the blogosphere, 99% of which include condensed chicken soup as an ingredient (bleh!). Here’s a healthful, easy recipe that includes only fresh, whole food ingredients. Note: The recipe does call for…

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Celebrate Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Month With These Easy Recipes

Summer is here, and although we are still bundled up most mornings, one reminder we have of the warming weather is the increased variety of fruits and vegetables at the farmers’ markets. Strawberries, asparagus, zucchini, fava beans, stone fruit, and…

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Jams, Canning and Deluxe Foods with Seattle Kids

Canning is all the rage now. You may have heard about Canvolution, which began as a movement here in Seattle last year and has spread across the country as thick as jam. But, when it comes to cooking with younger…

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