Episode 23: Make-Ahead Meal Ideas

In this episode of Healthy Family Project, we talk to Brierley Horton about make-ahead meals. Brierly shares tips on how to prep meals in advance, make-ahead breakfast and snack ideas, how to freeze meals and more. Brierley is a registered dietitian and single mom of two, who was formally the Food & Nutrition Director for Cooking Light magazine where she...

Jodi Danen

Jodi Danen is a registered dietitian and mother of two elementary-aged budding chefs. She is the voice of Create Kids Club, a food and nutrition blog for parents who desire healthy family meals, but are short on time. Her recipes are simple to prepare, have a short ingredient list, and focus on fresh foods. With her background in school nutrition, she is...

Sarah Bates

Sarah Bates is a recipe developer, food photographer, and the author behind The Chef Next Door blog. She's a passionate baker and home cook who loves sharing food with family and friends. A mother to two teenage sons, she keeps busy with school and sporting events, and loves spending time with family and friends.  Most days you'll find her in...

Derek Campanile

Derek Campanile is a passionate home cook, creating delicious and easy-to-follow meals through his blog Dad With A Pan. When he's not working the day job, he's creating and sharing new meals to help other parents bring their family back to the table!

Adriana Martin

Adriana Martin is a Latina writer born in Mexico who is specialized in recipe development using fresh and seasonal ingredients. The inspiration behind her recipes is based on the culinary culture of Mexico and influenced by the Mediterranean cuisine and grilling which is one of her passions. She's the resident chef at adrianasbestrecipes.com and other prestigious publications that publish her work.  LATISM...

Holley Grainger, RD

Holley Grainger is a nationally recognized lifestyle, culinary, and nutrition expert as well as a wife, mom, and business owner. She does her best to keep it real and have fun with her family, readers, and clients all while balancing a sink of dirty dishes, a clingy toddler, a preschooler that lives for endless games of hide-and-seek, and a glass...

Katie Serbinski

Katie Serbinski is a mom, of two boys and a girl under four, and a Registered Dietitian from Detroit, Michigan. She’s the founder of Mom to Mom Nutrition, a healthy food and lifestyle blog where she share her “me time” with other health-minded parents. On her blog you’ll find simple, family-friendly recipes, tips for new moms, and realistic nutrition advice. Through...

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

[caption id="attachment_12531" align="alignnone" width="1336"] Child's drawing of my happy family using crayon[/caption] 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...

Tips for Building a Healthier Easter Basket

Easter is such a fun holiday for my kids. My four & two-year-olds love reading books about Easter, what the holiday is about, and of course, the Easter Bunny. Growing up, I remember the joy and excitement when opening my Easter basket. There was always a bag of jellybeans, a chocolate Easter Bunny, and other fun things like coloring books, crayons,...