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...

15 Hot Breakfast Recipes to Warm You Up

A warm, hot breakfast is the best way to start your day off right. February is National Hot Breakfast Month, and with breakfast being the most important meal of the day, we’ve prepared a variety of tasty, healthy and delicious breakfasts that will energize your morning! During colder months, we're less likely to reach for a breakfast smoothie (although still...

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...

Build Your Own Veggie Soup {Free Printable}

Looking for a simple recipe to add to your meal rotation? What about an easy way to get the kids involved in making dinner? This Build Your Own Veggie Soup might just be your new go-to. As a busy parent, my slow cooker is my best friend. I love that I can add a few ingredients in the morning and know dinner...

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...

What’s in Season for January?

Happy January! The start of a new year usually comes with resolutions to eat healthier and work out more. What better way to start the new year off right than with a haul of fresh produce? 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...

15 Veggie-Packed Soup, Stew & Chili Recipes

‘Tis the season for warm and cozy food, like soups, stews and chili! I love this time of year when the temperatures drop (just a bit or a lot depending on where you live) and meal times feel like they should be less fussy and more about comfort food. Nothing screams comfort food like a pot of something healthy and...

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...

What’s in Season for December?

Happy December! The holiday season is in full swing, winter officially starts later this month and we could all cozy up to a bowl of delicious soup. 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...

12 Fun Indoor Activities for Kids

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