Catherine McCord

Author of Weelicious: One Family. One Meal, founder of and mom of two. 

My Blogs

Gluten-Free Shrimp and Rice Noodle Stir Fry + Gluten-Free Forever Magazine

Gluten-Free Shrimp and Rice Noodle Stir Fry. It’s a literal and figurative mouthful, isn’t it? Normally I don’t actually include the words gluten-free in the names of my gluten-free recipes, however there’s a very good reason why I re-christened this dish, which has long been a favorite of Weelicious readers ....more

Monster Party – Adventures in Party Planning

Adventures in Party Planning is a monthly column from Daisy at Home. Photos by Elyse Anne Maria. This adorable little guy turned one and to celebrate, his parents wanted to throw him a monster party for family and close friends ....more

Cheesy Turkey Meatballs VIDEO

How do you put a chunk of melted cheese inside of a meatball? Watch this Cheesy Turkey Meatball video and find out! If I sat down to make a list of my kids’ top 10 favorite recipes, these Cheesy Turkey Meatballs would undoubtedly be one of them, which is great because when I’m short on time this easy-to-make dish is a sure-fire winner with my family ....more

Crispy Fish Fingers

As all too many parents know, getting kids to eat fish can be an endless challenge. Just yesterday, a grandmother told me that her two grandkids, aged 3 and 7, had never even tried fish. Zowzers! ...more

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake

For as long as I can remember prior to having children, I dreamt about what kind of birthday cakes I would make when I finally had little ones of my own. When I was a kid, my birthday cake of choice wasn’t exactly a cake, but rather a Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake, which is kind of more of cookie than cake (it’s the size, I guess, that qualifies it as a cake). We used to buy them from Mrs ....more

Lemon Pound Cake Mini Doughnuts VIDEO

You know how it goes, you want to make something special for Easter Sunday, but you need a little reassurance that you can pull it off. Fear not. As you will see in this quick cooking video, these Lemon Pound Cake Mini Doughnuts are totally within the realm of everyone’s culinary skills ....more

Egg and Bacon Bunnies

When one thinks of Easter, two things usually come to mind: bunnies and eggs. When planning my recipes for this year’s Easter brunch, I knew wanted to make something fun and which had a bit of whimsy for the kids. These Bacon, Egg and Cheese Bunnies fit the bill perfectly ....more

Lemon Pound Cake Mini Doughnuts

Easter is upon us and (to me at least) that means a big family brunch with lots of scrumptious treats — especially for the kids! Pound Cake was always a favorite of mine as a child and I’ve been thinking of ways to put a new twist on it for Easter. When I was recently gifted Kitchen Aid Mini Doughnut pans at a kids cooking event, I couldn’t wait to get home and put them to good use for my pound cake experiment ....more

Better Fast Food Choices – Adventures in Penny Pinching

Adventures in Penny Pinching is a bi-weekly column from Staci of Chester and Company. When the time comes and your little ones are old enough to go out in the world to eat where to take them can seem quite scary. I remember thinking I had no options other than McDonalds ....more

Tastes-Like-Ice-Cream Kale from The Blender Girl + a Giveaway

Kale that tastes like ice cream? Come on, is there any way that can be true? I didn’t believe it myself until the oh-so-fabulous Aussie blogger, The Blender Girl (aka Tess Masters), came over to my house to shoot this cooking video for her insanely cool, creamy and delicious kale-based smoothie recipe which none of us could stop drinking ....more