What’s in Season for February?

Happy February! This month, we celebrate Valentine's Day and National Heart Month. Did you know a diet rich in fruits and veggies helps prevent heart disease? While you’re at the grocery store, make sure to pick up some of these in-season fruits and veggies. Knowing what fresh produce items are in season when you head to the grocery store can...

A Healthier Valentine Alternative to Candy + Free Valentine Printable

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Crispy Green. All opinions are our own.  As a parent, I struggle with holidays, like Valentine’s Day, that tend to be centered around candy and sweets. I find myself constantly searching ideas to show my family I love them without sending them into sugar overload. This year, my kids need to bring a valentine...

22 Warm Lunchbox Ideas for Winter

During the chilly, snowy winter months, all my family craves are warm, comforting dishes. There’s something special about a hot bowl of soup on a freezing cold day. The same goes to school lunches. I’m always looking for new ideas to pack warm lunches for my kids when they head off to school. A good thermos is a must-have lunchbox...

28 Healthy Recipes to Start the New Year

New year, new you! After the indulgent holiday season, many of us are looking to get back on track in the new year with a healthy diet and more exercise. If you’re looking for healthy recipes to start the new year, we’ve rounded up 28 delicious ideas for you. What are your family’s new year’s resolutions? To start meal planning?...

Fun Snacks for the Holiday Season

One of my favorite things to do during the Christmas season is to snuggle up with my boys and watch one of the many Christmas specials on TV. We have so many favorites! Of course, a steaming cup of hot chocolate is the best treat while watching these shows, but my boys also love to create festive snacks to match...

15 Food Related Gifts for Kids for the Holidays

 Disclosure: This post contains Amazon affiliate links, which means we may receive a commission if you click a link and purchase something that we have recommended. While clicking these links won’t cost you any extra money, they will help us continue to inspire families with healthy recipes and tips, and give back. The holiday season is upon us! My boys love...

8 Ways to Lighten Up Your Holiday Menu + a free e-cookbook!

Between holiday parties and family get-togethers, it can sometimes be hard to keep things healthy. The holidays are known for rich dishes and decadent desserts. While we certainly don’t want to take away from classic dishes or family recipes, there are simple ways to lighten up those dishes by swapping an ingredient or adding a veggie! Here are our favorite...

What’s in Season for October?

Happy October! The leaves are turning brown, Halloween decorations are popping up all over the neighborhood and a plethora of fresh fruits and veggies are in season at a grocery store new you! 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...

Easy Weeknight Dinners with To-Jo Mushrooms

Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by To-Jo Mushrooms. All opinions are our own. September is Family Meals Month and we’re teaming up with To-Jo Mushrooms to encourage your family to eat more meals together. We’re sharing 3 delicious and easy weeknight dinners that you can make and enjoy as a family. Read on to hear all about our trip to...

25+ Nut Free Lunchbox Ideas

One of the biggest questions we get each year during back to school is for nut free lunch ideas. With peanut and nut allergies on the rise in recent years, many schools have issued a ban on nuts and nut butter in lunchbox and classroom snacks. While some ban only peanut butter, I’ve heard from an increasing number of people that...