When it comes to food, dreary dinners and leftover lunches don’t pack much of a punch with the kiddos. Instead of reaching for the mac ‘n’ cheese yet again, why not indulge in a fresh new recipe instead? Click through the slideshow to check out our favorite San Diego food bloggers and you’ll discover the answer to the dreaded question, “What’s for dinner?”

Stephanie Weaver, Recipe Renovator

If your family has special dietary needs, head on over to Recipe Renovator! Stephanie takes regular recipes and remakes them with healthier ingredients, in order to accommodate a paleo diet with no gluten, no sugar and low sodium. Through an array of delicious recipes, Stephanie proves that it’s possible to prepare meals that are completely satisfying, delicious and still meet many special diet needs. She also writes incredibly reflective essays that encourage healthy food and lifestyle choices.

Online: reciperenovator.com

Photo credit: Recipe Renovator

Who are your favorite local food bloggers? Give them a shout out in the comments!

— Marissa Mullen