Hooray! Finally an easier way to sneak nutrition

Hooray puree variety

Get access to a FREE week of school lunch menusI used to think that sneaking in more nutrition in my kids food was complicated until I read a book on how to be sneaky.  Then, I began making my own purees and freezing them.  Although time consuming, it’s definitely worth it if you have a four […]

Greek Hummus Recipe

MOMables Greek hummus recipe

Get access to a FREE week of menusEvery time my dad comes to visit we make hummus.  His “Greek” recipe is so delicious it tastes authentic. “Of course it’s authentic! It’s Greek!” he says. Having both my mom and step dad over is a bit comical… almost like the movie My Big Fat Greek Wedding.  […]

Fun Kids Tool: Today I Ate a Rainbow Kit

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Get access to a FREE week of school lunch menus A couple of weeks ago, I received a Today I Ate A Rainbow Kit to make eating colorful foods more fun.  Yes, I quit calling them fruits and vegetables around my kids because often times that generates an automatic I-don’t-like-it-without-trying-it response.  I had already shown […]

The Farmers Market: Mom’s Secret Weapon

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Get access to a FREE week of school lunch menus A couple of weeks ago, this was a rare sighting; my two kids, peacefully helping me in the kitchen. Lunchtime, let alone dinner time was more of a battle ground than a Norman Rockwell picturesque moment. It was usually loud, chaotic, full of, “I’m NOT eating […]

Fall Favorite: Sweet Potato Hummus

Sweet Potato Hummus

Get access to a FREE week of school lunch menus My daughter will a eat lot more raw vegetables when dipped in something.  I can go crazy trying to make her eat veggies at dinner time… but if  she can use them to “dip” she devours them.  She also doesn’t like potatoes or sweet potatoes […]