5 Tips for Getting Kids Involved in the Kitchen

We are very excited to share this guest blog post from our friends at The Kids Cook Monday. Having your children help you prepare family meals is one of the most effective ways to encourage them to try new foods and improve their overall diet quality, both now and later in life. But if you’re used to quickly whipping together...

5 Easy Ways To Get Your Family To Eat More Spinach

It’s no secret that spinach is one of the most popular superfoods out there. Bagged fresh spinach has become regularly available in grocery stores, and frequently on sale too. I find I can get through about 2 bags of spinach a week if I’m diligent with adding it to my family’s diet daily, and in several different ways so they...

Aggie Goodman

Aggie Goodman, of Aggie's Kitchen, is an active mom of three who's always thinking about the next meal. Her kitchen is her "happy place" where she can relax and do what she loves to do: feed her family and friends. Aggie loves to cook with simple fresh ingredients, focusing on health, ease, and of course, taste - especially these days as...

10 Kitchen Staples Everyone Needs

As a meal planning blogger, one of the questions I get most often is for ideas on how to put together a quick meal on busy nights. For me, it’s essential that I have a supply of kitchen staples. Through the years, I have cooked in many family or friends’ kitchens and it surprises me sometimes to discover what basic...

14 Heart-Healthy Valentine’s Day Ideas

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. As a parent, I know this day is usually filled with candy attached to paper Valentines and boxes of chocolate. But not everything associated with this day has to be unhealthy. Here are a few fun, healthier ideas for celebrating Valentine’s Day: Breakfast Berry Simple Smoothie: There's always time for breakfast with this...