Protein Snacks To Go: Taco Pop-Tarts

That’s right. These protein snacks are a mash-up of tacos and Pop-Tarts. You can make them out of store-bought pie crust or make your own crust ....more

Our New Favorite Healthy Snack for Kids: Chocolate Chip-Cranberry Oat Cups

I’m always looking for new ideas when it comes to healthy snacks for kids. And starting this fall, those healthy snacks also need to be portable. Because I caved ....more

Week 3: 5 Healthy Lunches Kids Can Pack Themselves with Eggs & Mini Mozzarella Balls

This year we started a new strategy for school lunches. It’s called “3 Small Kids Pack Their Own Lunches, Even the Kindergartener”. ...more

5 Healthy School Lunches Kids Can Make Themselves (With Chicken Breasts & Sausage)

You guys, I was so tired of packing lunches. And school hadn’t even started again yet. So this year I’m trying something different ....more

Super Strawberry Fritters

These 3-ingredient strawberry fritters say welcome to the weekend. With fewer items to add than regular ol’ pancakes, they’re packed full of flavor–and practically all fruit so you don’t even need syrup. Like our blueberry-apple version, these easy fritters make healthy finger foods for babies and toddlers, not to mention a no-sugar snack for any kid anywhere ....more

5 Healthy School Lunches Kids Can Make Themselves: Peanut Butter + Tortillas

I let my three elementary school aged kids make their own lunches for a week and here’s what happened. Everyone packed a fresh and healthy lunch–and everyone ATE that fresh and healthy lunch. They felt totally proud of themselves ....more

No-Sugar Strawberry Fudgsicles

These homemade popsicles have been the hit of our back-to-school week. Find out about my favorite popsicle molds here. And trust me, we kind of needed one ....more

Sheet Pan Lemon Chicken with Potatoes & Asparagus

We flew to Denver to visit my mom’s family when I was 10. My aunt made lemon chicken and I thought I’d never tasted anything so delicious. Juicy ....more

Blueberry Blast Apple Pan Fritters

You need three ingredients for these blueberry blast apple pan fritters. That’s it. Blueberries ....more

Sheet Pan Pork Tenderloin with Roasted Vegetables: A 25-Minute Meal Full of Flavor

You know those videos that kept popping up on Facebook a while ago? The ones with hearty European kids racing through the woods during a whole day spent outside? With axes? ...more