Make meals a family affair with ideas for healthy foods and fun recipes that kids will ask for over and over again. Plus advice for how to deal with a picky eater, tips on food safety, and quick-and-easy dinners that help you make the most of your time and your budget.
A favorite dinner in a soup! We added a few vegetables as well but the kids will still love this one dish meal.
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Hearty mix-ins and fun toppings add kid-friendly pizzazz to these soup-er weeknight recipes.
Combine classic favorites to create family dinners that everyone will enjoy.
We love slow cookers for their ease, versatility, and forgiving nature, and now we've found a way to make slow-cooker suppers even simpler. These easy recipes from the new cookbook 5 Ingredients or Less Slow Cooker Cookbook prove that only a few ingredients can make for delicious family-friendly meals. So break out the slow cooker and relax (ha!) while dinner practically makes itself.
This thick chowder recipe is a good way to lure picky eaters away from macaroni and cheese at dinnertime, especially if you have breadsticks to dip into it.
When you have to supply the munchies for your kid's class or team, go with one of these smart picks.
Feel like going out to eat tonight? Parents polled more than 50 of the largest full-service or buffet-style restaurant chains to see which cater best to families and to find out what they're feeding the kids.
The Naptime Chef, Kelsey Banfield, shows how to make a simple slow-cooker stew.
See how to make this healthy ricotta & spinach lasagna in your slow cooker. Mum's the word that there is pureed spinach in the tomato sauce.
Roasted veggies are naturally sweet, so babies and toddlers tend to love their flavor. Here's a step-by-step guide to simple roasting, plus tips for making sure that the final texture is easy for your little one to manage.
With ground beef, black beans, and corn, this main dish soup is like a taco in a bowl. Serve tortilla chips on the side or crushed on top.
Our simple, just-for-kids soups are the ultimate comfort food.
Pumpkin pie spice adds flavor to this slow cooker beef stew. Serve it for an autumn dinner.
Even breakfast-phobes won't mind eating the most important meal of the day if they can have these hearty, sweet and moist cookies. They boast the flavors of carrot cake with the nutritional goodness of quinoa, dates, carrot, pecans and oats.
This popular low-fat, low-calorie recipe is simmered in the slow cooker with red beans, kielbasa, vegetables, and spices. Serve over rice to complete the meal.
The key to getting through a takeout-free workweek: creating a menu and doing some prep work on Sunday. Check out these recipes from Sara Haas, registered dietitian nutritionist and spokesperson for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
It's slow-cooker season! And we've got delicious, stress-free recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner--even dessert!