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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.

How to Pack Healthy-ish Foods That Your Kid Won’t Trade at Lunch

We spend so much time worrying about what to pack our kiddos for lunch, if it’s nutritional enough or if they’ll even remember to bring…

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5 Reasons Moms Should Start Canning (It’s Easier Than You Think)

Canning has been a tradition dating back to the 1800s. It’s nothing new. You may have seen your grandma or aunts canning in the kitchen…

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5 Easy Recipes to Give Your Kids Kitchen Confidence

Your kiddo wants to learn how to be a master chef after watching “Chopped – Junior Edition.” But alas, the worry begins almost the second…

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4 Simple Ways to Lighten Up Winter Foods

When you think of winter, you probably think of the holidays, hot chocolate and warm comfort foods. Many of these foods, although tasting fantastic, can…

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Our 3 Best Slow Cooker Recipes

There’s enough going on this time of the year. Family in town, gifts to buy at busy malls, and oh yeah, the kids still have…

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9 Recipes You Never Thought of Making in Your Slow Cooker

Set it, forget it; but it’s way more than just soups and chili. Do even more with that slow cooker with these 9 fantastic recipes the whole family will love.

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Your Guide to a Kid-Friendly Holiday Brunch Menu

Have you ever been scrolling through your social media feed on a Saturday morning and seen post after post of fancy brunch pics? Visions of…

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Holiday Survival Guide to Food: 5 Simple, Low-Cost Dishes

Party planning, bringing a tasty dish, maintaining some semblance of a healthy diet and not breaking your food budget – these are just some of…

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10 Last-Minute Thanksgiving Recipes That Are Easy on the Budget

Thanksgiving is almost here…are you hosting this year? If you’re not looking to spend a ton of time on the last-minute recipes, then the following dishes are for you. Try these easy, low-budget ideas to make the holiday special without getting frazzled.

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10 Kid-Friendly Ways to Eat All Those Thanksgiving Leftovers

When all the cooking and cleanup is done, it’s time to decide what to do with all the leftovers. If your kids are not into having a cranberry and turkey sandwich for the next week, try these 10 kid-friendly recipes that will keep the meals exciting.

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10 Holiday Desserts to Make in a Slow Cooker

I hosted a caroling party last year and made mulled wine in the slow cooker to give my adult guests a little “liquid courage” for…

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8 Creative Twists on the Traditional Holiday Pies

Are you ready to break away from the norm? Are you ready to surprise your guests with the most creative holiday flavors infused into their pies? Then check out these eight recipes, and maybe you’ll be creating new family traditions this holiday season.

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11 Recipes Sure to Be the Most Popular Dish at the Potluck

The potluck is your time to shine, to flex those cooking chops and impress the whole party. If you’re hankering for some high praise, or just to feel like a super mom, these 11 irresistible dishes will make you the talk of the potluck!

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Realistic Ways the Kids Can Help in the Kitchen Before Hosting

Have you ever wished your kids could help with your party to-do list instead of hindering it? Well, you’re in luck! We’ve come up with a bunch of realistic ways your kids can help, while also learning about preparing and serving meals —  just in time for the holidays.

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5 Ways Your Leftover Turkey Makes Great Breakfast

Most people naturally use all that turkey leftover for lunch and dinners following Thanksgiving, but did you know it makes for a great breakfast? I’ll…

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13 Hacks to Get Your Money’s Worth for Your Holiday Dinner

A classic Thanksgiving dinner can cost the average American family $50 — and this comes right as the holiday shopping season heats up, too. In…

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Holiday Dishes So Easy Your Kids Can Help Make

Is it the holiday season already? With the year’s family gatherings fast approaching and all the planning and cooking that has to be done, why not get the kids involved with these recipes that are so easy, even the kids can help.

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10 Ways to Use Your Leftover Turkey That Aren’t Just A Sandwich

It seems like I end up hosting Thanksgiving every year, and I’m happy to do it (even when Aunt Ethel lectures me on the sin…

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