Kid-Friendly Turkey Dumpling Recipe From Top Chef Fabio Viviani

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Earlier this year as part of the First Lady’s Let’s Move initiative, which looks to tackle all aspects of the growing childhood obesity epidemic in the United States, “Top Chef” alumni Fabio Viviani, Richard Blais, Jennifer Carroll, Spike Mendelsohn, Grayson Schmitz and Paul Qui took on a challenge from the first lady of the […]

Healthy And Yummy Food Options For Kids

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To start the new year off right, kids need to have foods that taste great and are also good for them. Here are a few great food and drink options that will have parents assured their kids are eating right as they head back to school.

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No time to cook […]

Taking The Kids Shopping At Your Local Farmers Market

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Farmers markets are taking off around the country as the concern for making better meals for our families grow, so do the local markets that make it affordable. No matter how large or small, your local farmers market is the best place to spend a weekend play- day for the whole family. Here are […]

Healthy And Kid Friendly Spring Party Foods

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Planning and upcoming Mother’s Day or graduation party? Spring parties can be somewhat tricky to cook for, since the weather could be either cool or warm, and there are so many different events to plan for. It can be tough to find foods that will please all of your guests, appeal to a variety […]

Five Healthy Super Bowl Snacks You And The Kids Will Love

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The Super Bowl is Sunday and whether you’ll be watching for the Manning vs. Brady match up or just for the commercials, we’ve got you covered for your game day snacks. We’ve posted five of our favorite healthy snacks the whole family is sure to love.

Rachael Ray’s Greek Hummus

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Food Network’s Alton Brown’s Recipe for Healthy Hot Cocoa

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Last week, after a walk around the neighborhood on a chilly afternoon, I made hot cocoa for my kids. While I was waiting for the water to heat up, I flipped over the package of the instant hot cocoa mix and was surprised with what I saw: a whole bunch of ingredients I couldn’t […]

Recipes For A Baby’s First Holiday

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Baby’s first holiday season is an exciting time, and it’s one where parents want to make sure baby has a good experience. For children in the six to twelve month range, one of the fun parts of these events can be trying out the delicious foods being served.

My son Noah was just shy […]

Mom Made Foods Introduces New Organic Foods for Kids


Once again expanding its offering and furthering its commitment to a lifetime of healthy eating, Mom Made Foods introduces Mom Made Bites, debuting the line with antibiotic-free Bite-Size Turkey Meatballs. Developed by local mom, Heather Stouffer, Mom Made Bites can be used as meal ingredients or served as sides or starters. Bites are just […]