Category Archives: Kid-Friendly Meals

Grilled Cheese Sliders

grilled cheese sliders

It’s starting to get a chill outside that is undeniably Fall, bordering Winter. I can’t help going straight to comfort food this time of year. And now that my picky-eating-toddler is now trying new things, willingly(!!) I’m having more fun being more creative with what I put on the table. Like these warm cheesy grilled […]

Spider PB&J

pb&j spider

My toddler is now at an age where packing silly things in his lunch box is fun, even with his picky-eater status.  I saw a version of this on Pinterest and immediately got into the kitchen to try it out. I love turning this classic PB&J sandwich into a creepy crawly critter. For a savory […]

Chocolate Sunflower Seed Oatmeal Cookies

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  I recently stumbled on chocolate covered sunflower seeds and now I’m obsessed. They are so so good. So good I thought they would be good in a cookie. I also love that they are colored with all-natural food dyes – total bonus and oh so pretty!!     Chocolate Sunflower Seed Oatmeal Cookies Recipe […]

Cranberry Bread (w/ No Refined Sugar)

cranberry walnut bread

Cranberry bread is one of my favorite breads this time of year. In this version, I used no refined sugars, which makes it just a little bit more healthier for my family. The sweetness comes only from orange juice and honey. I like this as a muffin too. You can pour batter in a muffin […]

Apple & PB Sandwich

apple pb sandwich

this is a great snack for the whole family. It makes eating healthy more fun and creative. If you have a peanut allergy,  you can easily swap out the peanut butter for almond butter or another nut butter, or even sunflower butter. I bet using Nutella in this would also be delish.   Ingredients 1 […]

Kids Kale breakfast Smoothie

kids kale smoothie

The older my son gets the harder it seems to get him to eat his veggies. That’s when I find different ways to sneak them in, like in this kale smoothie. You can’t go wrong with a smoothie for breakfast in our house. I used low-fat milk, strawberries, bananas and kale. All blended up and […]

Easy French Toast Fingers

french toast

  I grew up eating french toast that my grandmother made for us. She made it simple and  healthy, and to this day it’s still my favorite way to prepare French toast. With just a few ingredients you can have a nutritious breakfast for you and your children. I also like to get creative with […]

Spinach Ricotta Nuggets

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As you know, I’m always on the hunt for new ways to make food healthy AND good at the same time for my little toddler. I’ll have to say, I’ve done pretty well so far, but I have my moments. You know, the moments when your toddler couldn’t get enough of one food, so you […]