Healthier Crack Potatoes

Healthier Crack Potatoes

I absolutely had to share this one.  I create something I’m calling “Healthier Crack Potatoes,” and I’m still not sure if I’m proud or mortified, until this moment: Directly from my 14-year-old:  “Mom you need to make this every other night.” This was a huge hit. Yes, it’s a little shy on the veggies.  Yes,…

Making Peace with Dinner Time

by Cathy

There is nothing that causes moms more frustration than preparing food for the kiddos that gets rejected. Oh, and by “rejected” I mean: spit out, scrunched up nose, plate pushed away, yelling, screaming, tears. And I have gotten all of these reactions from my (most-of-the-time) adorable little munchkins. I know you’re feeling me here. I…

“What’s for Dinner?” Here’s Your Answer!

Your Busy Mom Weeknight Menu

Busy mom menu planning

My mission for you:  never again dread the words, “What’s for dinner?”  With this week’s installment of your busy mom weeknight menu, you should feel really good about what you’re making, feel great about being able to get it on the table without stress, and will love watching them eat it!  Happy kids eating lots…

This Week’s Busy Mom Menu

Easy family-friendly meals for your crazy schedule

Busy mom weeknight menu

Friends keep telling me that they loved when I shared our weekly menu, so it’s back!  Here is YOUR busy mom menu!  Remember:  I only share menus I’ve tried and that have been successful with my family, so you can trust that these are family-friendly meals, and will work with picky eaters! Here you go!…

Your Busy Family Weeknight Menu, Early December Edition

This week’s edition of your busy family weeknight menu is awesome for so many reasons. First of all, it’s just yummy! But, absolutely without intending to do so, I included three slow cooker meals! It just turned out that way, they all sounded great and fit the bill of cleaner, relatively easy, and yummy! Enjoy…

Your Yummy and Easy Busy Family Menu

This week’s busy family menu includes familiar flavors and a couple more unique spins on familiar flavors… meaning, you can be creative and incorporate some new ingredients, and avoid boredom with cooking!  Cooking should be fun, and at this busy time of the year, switching things up just a bit (quinoa and rice ball casserole,…

Your Busy Mom Weeknight Menu

Your busy mom family menu this week is filled with delicious, kid-friendly, husband-approved, easy comfort food meals!  You will love serving your family this week, and have a lot of fun watching them eat, because these are meals even picky eaters should inhale!  Cheers! Super Healthy Nacho Casserole Notes:  This is an awesome family night,…

Your Busy Family Weeknight Menu

This week’s busy family weeknight menu is the best of comfort food, combined with easy and healthy! At the very least, be sure to try the Mexican lasagna and Jerk chili- they are amazing! Or go all-in, commit to all five delicious recipes, and you don’t have to give another thought to your upcoming week…