4 Weeks of Healthy Summer Meals for August


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Chocolate Chip Zucchini Muffins (Healthy, Low Sugar)


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Relationships


[ad_1] The family unit is a precious commodity! Every member has a unique and important role to play and every family will have a different set of people they consider meaningful, supportive, and essential! The way we describe our family and the ways in which we celebrate each member can be reflected in our family […]

Best Insulated Lunch Bags for Kids


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Favorite Peanut-Free Snacks for School (Tree-Nut Free)


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Easy Kale Pesto (5-Minutes to Yum!)


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Favorite Zucchini Recipes (to Share with the Kids!)


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Easy Strawberry Banana Bread (Low Sugar & SO Good)


[ad_1] Bursting with fresh berries, this Strawberry Banana Bread is so easy to make for breakfasts and snacks. It stores well in the fridge for days, has a simple ingredient list, and is super moist. So good! Strawberry Banana Bread I love to have a homemade baked good on hand most weeks for easy breakfast, […]

Favorite Hydrating Foods (to Share with the Kids)


[ad_1] There is often so much pressure on us to get our kids to drink enough water (and on us to drink it too!) that I wanted to share some hydrating foods that you might already be serving regularly. Which means, you probably don’t have to worry so much about actual water intake! Hydration for […]

Fresh Watermelon Sorbet (Just 1 Simple Ingredient!)


[ad_1] Share it or save it for later Transform fresh watermelon into the most refreshing sorbet with one simple technique. It’s a great dessert or hydration strategy to share with the kids! Watermelon Sorbet I am sure that I am not the only one who gets so excited about buying a fresh whole watermelon, but […]

How to Freeze Peaches (to Save Money and Capture Peak Flavor)


[ad_1] Share it or save it for later Learn the easiest way to freeze in season peaches to use later in smoothies, baked goods, oatmeal, and more. It’s an easy way to save money, have fruit with the best flavor, and have a freezer stocked with easy to use fruit! How to Freeze Peaches The […]

Easy Egg Cups with Zucchini and Cheese (Easy to Meal Prep!)


[ad_1] Share it or save it for later With just a few simple ingredients, you can bake up these Egg Cups packed with zucchini and cheese to make an easy breakfast or lunch option for the kids. They store well in the fridge for days, and they’re packed with nutrition too! Egg Cups This simple […]

Healthy Zucchini Muffins (Vegan & Easy!)


[ad_1] Share it or save it for later With an easy method (no squeezing the zucchini required!) and super moist results, these healthy Zucchini Muffins are a yummy kids breakfast or snack (that you’ll enjoy too!). They happen to be vegan and they store well for days. Healthy Zucchini Muffins We almost always have a […]

Easy Baked Chicken Nuggets (4 Ingredients. SO Crispy!)


[ad_1] Share it or save it for later With just a few simple ingredients, you can bake up moist and crispy Baked Chicken Nuggets. They’re so darn delicious that the parents usually enjoy them just as much (if not more!) than the kids! Baked Chicken Nuggets For the longest time, I didn’t even try to […]

Resilience


[ad_1] During this past year, the Covid-19 Pandemic created unforeseen circumstances for many families. Parents and children found themselves at home together, parents working from home, and children participating in virtual school. While all families may have been impacted, the ways in which they were able to cope with those events could be attributed in […]

Best Kids Thermos for School Lunches & On the Go (Updated 2021)


[ad_1] Share it or save it for later Having the option to pack warm lunches for your child when they’re at daycare, preschool, school or out on the town can go a long way towards making the whole process a little easier. Here are the best kids thermos—chosen for durability, affordability, and ease of use. […]

How to Freeze Strawberries (the Easiest Way Ever)


[ad_1] Share it or save it for later Make the most of a good sale or freshly picked berries whenever you can by stocking up and stashing them into the freezer. This super easy method for how to freeze strawberries will preserve your berries until you’re ready to turn them into smoothies, muffins, bread, or […]

Healthy Chocolate Chip Muffins (to Share with the Kids!)


[ad_1] Share it or save it for later I love a classic muffin recipe and adding more nutrition without sacrificing texture or flavor. And these healthy Chocolate Chip Muffins are a great staple recipe to make again and again for the family. Chocolate Chip Muffins This should not come as a shock, but my kids […]

Peanut Butter Oatmeal Energy Balls (SO Easy and Delish!)


[ad_1] Share it or save it for later Make a batch of these no-bake Peanut Butter Oatmeal Energy Balls to have on hand for hungry kiddos during the week—or to feed yourself a naturally sweet snack whenever you need one! They taste so good and are filled with nutritious ingredients. Plus: They’re ready in under […]

Frozen Pom Pom Balls Outdoor Activity – Busy Toddler


[ad_1] Oh Em Gee. You can make frozen pom pom balls. CAN YOU EVEN?! Friends – this is wicked cool. Making frozen pom pom balls is literally the coolest summer activity. You’ve got to try this ASAP. FULL CREDIT: I learned to make frozen pom pom balls from my friend Lycie at Simply Play Today. […]

Giant Tape Resist Art Outdoor Activity – Busy Toddler


[ad_1] Giant Tape Resist Art: so big, they can all paint together Cardboard. Tape. Paint. GIANT SIZE. It’s a simple recipe for one very big masterpiece for multiple kids. This is such a crowd pleaser – and one you can do from toddler to big kids. Have one child? Or one young child? Try a […]

Best Baked Salmon Cakes (Salmon Patties) to Share with the Kdis


[ad_1] Share it or save it for later Learning how to make Salmon Cakes is easy—and it’s a convenient and affordable way to serve healthy fish to a family. They can be made with pantry ingredients that are easy to keep on hand. Serve over a salad for you and with simple sides for the […]

How to Help Kids Understand Time – Busy Toddler


[ad_1] Inside: Time is an abstract concept that kids can’t see. Help kids understand time with these simple tips and tools. We need to stop expecting kids to understand time. They don’t. Try this instead. Friend. Kids don’t understand time. Let’s make that a full stop and also stop using phrases like this: “5 more […]

Outdoor Science Bin for Kids (Summer Activity) – Busy Toddler


[ad_1] Go big or go home: Outdoor science bin is EPIC fun. Hello friends and welcome to my “let’s make giant activities for the summer because they’re just more amazing” series. It’s not an actual series, but if it was: outdoor science bin would be on the list. RELATED: Looking for more epic activities for […]

Frozen Paint Summer Activity for Kids – Busy Toddler


[ad_1] Inside: A great “how-to” for this frozen paint summer art project. A perfect outdoor painting opportunity for all ages. Summertime = all the art outside. Don’t get me wrong: I’ve got a great process for doing art inside my house, but that doesn’t mean I won’t take EVERY CHANGE to move it outdoors the […]

Healthy Family Meal Plan for July to Make Life Easier


[ad_1] Share it or save it for later Find 4 weeks of healthy family meals to feed your entire family this month—all kid-and parent approved—that are easy to make and serve! Easy Family Meal Plan I know that feeding a family is a logistical challenge that frustrates even those of us who enjoy cooking—and can […]