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3 Tricks to Help You Stick to Eating Better

“Drop the long list of new resolutions. Focus on simple goals, surround yourself with real and supportive friends, and treat yourself well by eating better.”

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5 Ways to Get Your Kids to Eat the Dinners You Cook

Photo: Matt Armendariz
As a mother of three, I’ve developed effective strategies over the years for how to get them excited about eating what I make. As any mom will attest, preparing three meals a day for your family is no…

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You Won’t Want to Miss This Rare OXO Tot Sale (That Ends Monday)

You only have through January 18 to save on all the OXO baby and toddler gear you have on your wishlist.

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7 Creative Ways to Feed Your Kids

“Keep an open mind, and feel free to try variations of these ideas and do what works for you and your family!”

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Star Wars Plates

No Bounty Hunter Can Pass up These Baby Yoda Appetizer Plates

The set comes with four plates featuring The Child.

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3 Easy Lunch Hacks for the Homebound

“As you are juggling your new reality, we’re happy to remind and share with you three simple lunchtime tricks that can save you time and your sanity!”

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These 4 NEW Fisher Price Sets Are a Sign of the Times

These new sets just might buy you the time you need to work, cook and workout all while encouraging play and imagination.

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Cheetos Mac ‘n Cheese

Cheetos Launches New Mac ‘n Cheese Flavors Including Flamin’ Hot

Find these iconic Cheetos flavors in the mac and cheese aisle.

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Enrollment Is Now Open at Kiddie Academy

From the toddler years until the day they head to Kindergarten, your kiddos’ expanding minds need lots of support.
Kiddie Academy is the perfect place for budding learners to explore and thrive. Teachers will help kids learn to make friends,…

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Today’s Deal: Too Late! This Deal is Over.

With Nurture Life, you can spend less time shopping, prepping and cooking and more time enjoying all the holidays have to offer.

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Playing with Your Food Changes Everything

When all is said and done, we’re going to share approximately 6,205 dinners with our children before they turn 18—it might as well be a fulfilling, joyful adventure.

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Good Advice: Managing through Mealtime Wars

Photo: Ruthi Davis Photography
Advice from Blogger Ruthi Davis’ “Ask Ruthi” Column:
QUESTION

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Dear Ruthi,
I love my lil’ monsters, but I’m clearly having “one of those weeks.” Can you please help me? I feel…

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5 Reasons Why Family Dinners are Important

5 Great reasons to turn off the distractions, put down the phones, and focus on each other during dinnertime.

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“The Big Bang Theory” Actress Released a Kids Cookbook & It’s Free!

The new e-book is all about encouraging healthy eating habits.

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The New American Girl Doll of the Year Is All about Farm to Table Family Time

The newest American Girl doll wants to help kids make healthier choices.

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How Festive Family Meals Can Help You & Your Child

Recent studies show that you and your child could actually be happiest with a traditional Christmas sit-down.

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Why Family Dinner Conversations Are So Important & How We Make Them Matter

Here’s why family dinner conversations are so important, and how to make them happen.

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Mealtime Fun With Cookie Cutter Eggs

 

This fun twist on eggs will add an unexpected surprise to mealtime. For more fun and family involvement, let your kids help pick out their own cookie cutter shape!

Ingredients

Eggland’s Best Large Eggs
Cookie Cutters
Salt & Pepper…

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10 Ways to Spend More Time Together This Summer

Summertime and the family activities are easy!

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The Secret to Stress-Free Meals, Dealing with Picky Eaters & What Every Mom Should Always Have in the Pantry

We sat down with Siri Daly, food writer and mom of three, to find out how she keeps her meals siriously delicious.

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The Eager Parent’s Guide to Starting Finger Foods with Their Kiddo

Right when you think you have it down with purees, it’ll be time to start your baby on finger foods. But how will you know your child is ready?
Watch the baby, not the clock
The American Academy of Pediatrics…

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This Is How to Finally Get Your Kids to Start Eating Better

“I just love healthy, sugar-free foods, and the mere sight of lightly cooked broccoli and carrots makes my heart leap with joy!” …said no child ever.
Forbidden fruit tastes the sweetest: it’s a sad fact of life, and childhood is…

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9 Fun Mealtime Products! Mom-Approved Ways to Play with Your Food

Add some fun to your mealtime routine with these 8 food-related products, guaranteed to make mom and baby smile.

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Crock Pot Sloppy Joes

For a fuss-free dinner, you’ve got to try this crock pot recipe from Jenny of Dragonfly Home Recipes.

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5 New & Cool Mom-Invented Products We Can’t Stop Talking About

Meet these fearless moms and their cool inventions including foldable travel gear, nostalgic kid’s clothes and a mealtime collaboration with Ayesha Curry.

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8 Products to Jazz Up Mealtime

These fun accessories will make mealtime easier (and more fun!) for everyone.

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This Genius Plate Will Make Your Kid Eat All Their Dinner – No Really

Got a picky eater? Turn mealtime into a game with this clever tray.

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This Innovative & Space-Saving Table Offers 8 Ways to Play

This stylish play table is the answer to your family furniture design woes.

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14 New Green Baby Must-Haves for Eco-Conscious Parents

From plastic-free feeding to organic fashion, are some of the best new eco introductions for baby this year.

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10 Essential Mom Hacks for Living with Toddlers

Photo: pixaby.com
Living with a toddler is a lot of fun, except when it isn’t. It’s OK. You can agree for just a minute and not feel guilty. We’re all parents and caregivers here. The day-to-day is beautiful but chaotic,…

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Mealtime Dreams vs. Mealtime Realities

I used to slay in the kitchen. My meals were grand, well thought out, Pinterest beauties.
Then sports came along.

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And the twins came along.
And now I see what a total dream crusher mealtime…

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Family Approved Children’s Books for November

Photo: Five for the Road
We all know that reading to your kids is so important. I love snuggling up with my kids and a good book.  I have to be honest, there are times when it is not always…

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