My 3 year-old is a very picky eater but I try to keep giving her some variety as well as the food she loves, like mac n’ cheese. Here are just a few of the lunches I’ve made her in the past couple of weeks. Read More
We all hear about those super moms who make their own baby food from scratch. We all wonder where they get the time and energy, as if babies did not demand enough already. I used to wonder about that. I heard stories about so-and-so making all of her own food, feeding her baby nothing but organic foods, unlike the store bought, processed, stuff full of preservatives that I was feeding my kids. I also heard that making your own foods can help eliminate food allergies by not exposing children to chemicals early on.
I finally gave it a try. The first time around I Read More
My children are deep into the school year, and so my quest for great lunch ideas continues. But before we get into our ideas, and hopefully hear yours, let’s put this whole school lunch thing into perspective.
I, like a lot of Moms, spend a lot of time and energy on my kids’ lunch. It is usually late at night and I’m tired but I want them to have a good, healthy lunch and to give them a little extra love with a special sandwich or surprise treat. Read More
My 2 1/2 year old, the little hummingbird, is a really picky eater and I’m a really bad cook. Actually, it’s more due to the fact that I don’t like to cook and if I do then there’s a lot of cursing and my husband probably thinks to himself that he should never let me in the kitchen again. I think making a grilled cheese sandwich is hardcore cooking so I’m always on the lookout for easy meals that I hope my daughter will eat. Read More