Paleo sandwich bread, gluten-free sandwich bread, whatever you want to call it this grain-free bread is made in the blender and perfect for toasting, grilling, and making sandwiches.
Watch how easy this healthy bread recipe comes together in this video:
Strawberry fruit leather is a fun and healthy snack that provides nutritious vitamins kids need in a fun little roll that they’ll love. Fruit roll ups are perfect for an on-the-go snack or an addition to any lunchbox, you won’t believe how easy it is to make!
This time of year tends to lean toward craziness. With the school year winding down, the calendar is full of activities that have my family on the run most days. I love all the activity of ball games, practices and school programs, but it does become difficult to keep up with the demands of the family, job and house. It forces me to be a bit more organized, planning meals and making sure I have snacks on hand to grab as we run out the door.
Everything you need to make an incredible Mexican dinner for the family in one place! These Steak Tacos will feed a crowd and they taste amazing (even the next day!)
Want your family to eat more vegetables? They won’t be able to resist these One-Pan Roasted Fall Vegetables! Minimal clean-up and lots of flavor.
Fall is in full swing, which means lots of in-season vegetables! There’s Brussels sprouts, beets, potatoes, and lots of hearty squash. Spaghetti squash is on repeat for dinner in our home this winter!
There is no better way to cook vegetables than roasting. It brings out all the flavors and crisps them up nicely. No one at the dinner table will be able to resist! This recipe for roasted fall vegetables requires just one-pan (easy clean-up! yay!) and is the perfect side dish for a weeknight dinner. You could also double the recipe and serve it on your Thanksgiving table!
Want your family to eat more vegetables? They won’t be able to resist these One-Pan Roasted Fall Vegetables! Minimal clean-up and lots of flavors.
Are you looking for real food dinners that your kids will love? With the New Year many of us are trying to eat healthier meals with real ingredients. In this post you will find 10 Real Food Kid Approved Dinner Ideas that are sure to please the whole family.
These are super easy to make and it makes the whole family happy. One of the best things about this easy dinner is that it doesn’t require a ton of ingredients and it’s so simple to put together.
2. Pita Pizza
This recipe is the perfect quick dinner the whole family will love. They are super easy to assemble and they are perfect for the next day’s office or school lunch.
Want your kids to eat more fish? Check out these healthy fish nuggets made with salmon. Oven baked until crispy… this recipe is the perfect weeknight meal. Plus these fish nuggets are freezer friendly.
This pizza pasta salad recipe is the perfect quick dinner and school lunch. You can assemble this meal in minutes and it’s completely customizable. Win-Win!
5. Gluten-Free Chicken Nuggets (copycat Chick-fil-a)
This is definitely a recipe that the whole family will enjoy. Not only is it delicious, it is also gluten and grain free! So you won’t feel so bad when you are eating these delicious nuggets.
This is a super simple and delicious recipe. Once you make a batch of these ABC Os, you’ll never go back and buy the canned stuff! YUCK-O!
This might be the best spaghetti bolognese recipe you’ll ever make. This classic meal is one where I don’t get any complaints! I also love this recipe because it’s easy to put together and I have most of the ingredients in my pantry already.
Do you love taco night but hate being the last one to sit down with a cold taco on hand? This recipe is seriously so easy and you will have the tacos ready in no time!
This is for the pizza-lover in all of us. It’s a low-carb way to have an epic pizza night. This recipe also proves you can make healthy meals that kids will love by recreating their favorite foods
10. Burrito Bowls
What’s better than going out to a restaurant? Making these easy burrito bowls! This recipe is one way to eat Chipotle at home anytime you want. And, it’s one easy dinner idea your family is going to love and want more of.
There you have it. 10 recipes made with real food that the kids will love!
Bonus! I couldn’t resist sharing one more dinner recipe that your kids are sure to love! Try this tasty one-skillet dinner for the whole family.
Crispy on the outside and perfectly juicy on the inside, this is one meal you’ll want to make often.
Keywords: dinner ideas, healthy dinner ideas, skillet meals, chicken dinner ideas
Looking for a yummy strawberry muffin recipe to use up your frozen strawberries? This is the perfect one!
Muffins are perfect year-round for a quick breakfast on-the-go or a sweet addition to an awesome school lunch. Don’t have time to whip these up from scratch? Check out this post and learn how to freeze muffins.
From these warms muffins to a bowl of hot chili or soup, MOMables has enough recipes and ideas to see you through the fall—come and see!
These muffins are very quick and easy to put together. You can have your kids help you out, and in no time, you’ll have some delicious muffins ready, straight out of the oven!
It may be difficult to wait, but trust me, you’ll want to let them cool down, or you’ll burn your tongue (not that I would know!). The turbinado sugar adds just a little bit of sweetness and crunch to the top of the muffin, which I particularly enjoy, but it is completely optional and can be omitted.
I usually prefer baking my muffins in either silicone baking cups, or directly in the pan, to reduce waste and to save money. For this recipe, I actually did have some liners in the pantry and decided to try out the recipe with them to see how they would bake. I determined that if you are using paper liners, I would add a bit of cooking spray to prevent the muffins from sticking, or you can scrape the stuck muffin parts off the liner with your teeth. My daughter prefers to do the latter.
But what happens when you get so excited that you make tons of batter? Well, freeze it for a quick breakfast for tomorrow or the next day! See How to Freeze Muffins here!
These muffins are also perfect to put inside your lunch box!
Need an easy recipe that yields great hot cocoa just like the store-bought mixes? Then this is for you!
For regular homemade hot chocolate—not from a mix and with less sugar—check out this recipe.
Here at MOMables, we are huge proponents of not buying what you can make yourself. One popular household staple is hot cocoa mix. Great for a hot treat on a cold day. Or even a warm one!
Most store-bought mixes are full of fillers and junk like artificial flavors—yuck! So not only can your mix be made on a cost-conscious budget, but it can also cater to individual tastes and food intolerances along with being much healthier!
Options to add to mix:
1 cup chocolate or white chocolate chips (whole or chopped via food processor)
Options to add to cup of prepared cocoa:
Pinch of cinnamon and/or cayenne pepper
Sprinkle of shaved chocolate
Sprinkle of crushed peppermint candy or candy cane
A shot of espresso, added before the hot water
If you prefer using fresh milk, leave the powdered milk out of the mix. Add 3 tablespoons of the powdered mixture to the mug, and fill to 1 cup with hot milk.
*The cornstarch is added to help prevent caking, so can be omitted if desired.
Recipe slightly adapted from Alton Brown.
This makes a great gift too – just pack some in a jar or air-tight container and top with some homemade marshmallows, chocolate chips, or crushed peppermint candy. What a nice treat to say “Thanks!” or even “Just because.”