No Fuss Dinners for Back to School

Back to school is around the corner, whether we like it or not. With back to school comes routine, homework and, for me, a desire to get back to meal planning during the busy school week. Let’s face it, meal planning definitely makes family life easier! To keep from getting bored in the kitchen, it’s great to have an arsenal...

Cherry Tour with Chelan Fresh

This post is sponsored by Chelan Fresh. Read on to get a behind-the-scenes of how cherries get from the tree to your grocery store! Produce for Kids was recently invited by Chelan Fresh on its Annual Cherry Tour in Chelan, WA. I was so excited to attend and get a first-hand look at how cherries are grown, picked, packed and shipped,...

Tips for Parenting Kids With Different Body Types

Just because kids are in the same family doesn’t mean they look alike. Although we share some genes with our siblings, we don’t share them all - and that can really show when it comes to body type. It’s tempting to create different rules for kids based on their body types, but that’s not always the best parenting strategy. Below...

15 Healthy Picnic-Friendly Recipes

Summer is the perfect time to pack a picnic and head to the local park for some family time. You can enjoy fresh air, sneak in some exercise and enjoy some tasty dishes. Make sure to pack your basket with fresh and tasty recipes using fresh produce at season's peak! Here’s are 15 of our favorite picnic-friendly recipes: Vegan Greek Pita: A...

What’s in Season for July?

Knowing what fresh produce items are in season when you head to the grocery store can not only save you money, but also means that you’ll be enjoying fruits and veggies at their peak! Read on to see what’s in season for July and get some delicious recipes to incorporate these items into mealtime. Apricots Bell peppers Blackberries Blueberries Cantaloupe...