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Make great meals for your whole family. Consult our mom-approved recipes for nutritious home-cooked dishes, including baby foods, breakfasts, and kid-friendly snacks. Don't think you have time to prepare dinner? Try our 30 minutes or less recipes for easy meals that will help you make the most of your time at home. Having a party? Check out our collection of creative birthday cakes, tasty baked treats, and fun party foods. Consult our experts for advice on your most difficult cooking questions. We'll also give you tips on healthy packed lunches you can feel good about, recipes you can make with your slow-cooker, and advice on what to eat when you're pregnant.

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Not-so Frosty the Snowman
Not-so Frosty the Snowman

Instructions for making a snowman Christmas treat using meltable white candy.

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What foods should I avoid while breastfeeding?

In general, there are only two foods breastfeeding women should avoid or consume in very small amounts: alcohol and fish.  Alcohol can be passed from mom to baby in breast milk and affect neurologic development.  One drink or less per ... More

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