16 Festive Cinco de Mayo Recipes

It’s time for a fiesta! Spice up your traditional Cinco de Mayo feast with these 16 healthy and delicious Mexican-inspired dishes! Cinco de Mayo is coming up on May 5. Cinco de Mayo commemorates the Mexican Army's victory over the French Empire at the Battle of Puebla, on May 5, 1862. If you're looking for Mexican-inspired dishes to serve at your...

Grocery Shopping Hacks to Save Money on Fresh Produce

We all know that eating fruits and veggies at each meal is important, but feeding a growing family on a budget is hard work! It requires planning, patience and some insider know-how to navigate the produce department without breaking the bank. The grocery bill is a big cost for most families and we hear from parents all the time that...

12 Healthy Make-Ahead Breakfast Ideas

Curb hectic mornings and start the day off right with a hearty breakfast! These make-ahead breakfast ideas are the key to easy mornings. The alarm clock starts ringing and the morning becomes a hurricane of getting kids out of bed, showered and dressed, making sure homework is packed in the right folder and getting out the door on time for...

5 New Fresh Produce Products from Southern Exposure

Every March, our team attends the Southeast Produce Council’s Southern Exposure show, giving us a chance to host a reception for all of our partners who help us create a healthier generation. We get to hear about the latest findings in how Americans are shopping for and consuming fresh fruits and vegetables, meet with our retail and produce partners and...

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...