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Cooking just got way easier. We serve up simple, healthy recipes the whole family will like, plus tips for finding balance in the busyness. Because let’s be real, some days it’s a miracle you get the kids out the door, much less lunches packed.

The Best 25-Minute Busy Weeknight Fixes

You picked the kids up from school an hour ago and things haven’t settled down since. You know for a fact they have homework they’re…

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How to Do Dinner Around the World in a Week

My kids have little to no experience with ethnic foods, and that bothers me. What would happen if we ever decide to take a trip…

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Our Favorite Italian Recipes That Aren’t Spaghetti

You suggest Italian tonight and the kids say pizza. Again. Or spaghetti and meatballs. There’s nothing wrong with spaghetti and meatballs, of course. It’s just…

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9 Grab-and-Go Snack Hacks for After School

You hear the beeping of the school bus outside. The kids are home from school, but the fun is just beginning. You have just minutes before the kiddos go right back out the door for lessons, practice or a game. Use these easy grab-and-go snack hacks to fill the gaps!

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Best Tailgating Recipes That are Actually Easy

FINALLY, football is back. And that means it’s time to tailgate! We have easy hacks to help you contribute something creative, memorable and delicious — made in just minutes for busy moms who want to enjoy the day too.

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Snack Ideas You Can Make Ahead of Time to Boost Your Energy

From the long days back at school to the music and sports practices starting immediately after, fall can be jam-packed without any time to stop…

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When Hanger Strikes: 6 Real Life Examples of Kids Getting Hangry

If you’re like me, you have at least one hangry kid story in the vault. The anger/hunger hybrid is a real phenomenon, and it’s just…

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The Classic Waffle and 9 New Twists on It

What more do you have to say than “waffles” to get your salivary glands going? Try these unique twists on a breakfast favorite.

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6 Meals In 30 Minutes or Less That are Under $10

Every Mom wants healthy, budget-friendly meals. Recipes that are quick to throw together. Oh, and it has to be easy to make. Can she have…

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11 Simple Ideas to Spice Up Your Kids’ Lunch

Bring some variety to the school days by making lunch fun again, and soon your kids will be wondering what mom packed today.

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16 Brilliant Breakfast Ideas to Make Ahead of Time

To help take the stress out of busy mornings, try making breakfast ahead of time and save those precious morning minutes.

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How to Meal Plan in 10 Minutes or Less

We know this can be time-consuming and intimidating. So, here is the quick and dirty on how to meal plan in a and timely manner.

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What You Really Need to Know about Protein

OK, so we all know that protein is important, right? But, with so much nutrition information out there, it can be confusing. We hear we…

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Best 11 Recipes to Pack for School Lunch

With school back in session, we’re already counting the days: The kids are going to need lunch for the next 175 school days.

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Simple Postgame Snack Ideas that are 3 Ingredients or Less

With football, soccer and plenty of other fall sports getting ready to start, it’s time to talk about that pivotal postgame snack. Whether your kid’s…

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9 Lunchbox Hacks That Save You Precious Morning Minutes

We’ve rounded up these brilliant ways to save you time during crazy mornings and ensure the kids will actually eat their lunch.

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5 Steps to Making Lunches for the Whole Week in 30 Minutes or Less

Leave it to Pinterest and Instagram to make me jealous, regardless of what I’m looking at. Today it was kids’ lunches. Gorgeous photos of freshly…

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Quiz: Do You Remember These School Cafeteria Lunches from the ‘80s and ‘90s?

Ah, remember those school cafeteria lunch menus that were sent home? The ones that determined how many lunches mom needed to pack this week? With…

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