Picky Eaters

Soup Close Up
Oct29

Hidden Veggie Mac and Cheese Soup

I'm not quite sure how Mac and Cheese became assigned to 'kid's food', but if I would let my kids choose what they want to eat everyday I'm pretty sure we would be having Mac and Cheese for Every.Single.Meal.  …

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Halloween Pot Pie Medium
Oct25

Halloween Pot Pie

Pot pie is one of those meals that is a year round staple in our house.  We love changing up the veggies and adding things that are seasonal to the filling.  In the Summer we always add zucchini, in the…

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halloween mummy tray from super healthy kids
Oct20

Healthy Halloween Mummy Tray

I always love the little mummy appetizers, when they wrap a little hot dog or smokie with some biscuit dough.  BUT- obviously, we have to modify that for our purposes! Any time we can replace a food with a fruit or…

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Animal Crackers {Nut Free, Dairy Free, Gluten Free}
Oct04

Animal Crackers {Nut Free, Dairy Free, Gluten Free}

Crackers can be a great snack for kids- especially, crackers that are homemade, full of nutrients, and tastes great. We set out to make some healthy crackers when we saw this recipe in a super old book, from 1981 Book…

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Baby Bella Burgers {Plus a Mama Burger}
Sep20

Baby Bella Burgers {Plus a Mama Burger}

Quick, inexpensive, and best of all- SUPER HEALTHY!!  These mini mushroom burgers are all three.  If you have never tried to make mushroom burgers before, don't delay! You'll be surprised at how easy it is. For mushroom burgers we season,…

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All Fruit Shaved Ice
Sep12

All Fruit Shaved Ice

Once the shaved ice stands start opening up, I know that summer has officially started.  My kids ask me almost everyday for the first month of summer if we can get a shaved ice.  They.love.them.  Personally I just like the…

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Quinoa Dessert Bites
Aug28

Quinoa Dessert Bites

I remember growing up, my mom would always put homemade treats in my lunch for school.  A lot of my friends would have hostess treats,or other store bought treats, and in my little 7 year old mind I was so…

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Carrot-Berry Lunchbox Applesauce
Aug26

Carrot-Berry Lunchbox Applesauce

Our goal each day is to eat five fruit and vegetables.  It usually isn't too difficult, but some days we are better than others.  This applesauce however is a super easy way to get three full servings of fruits and…

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ellas coconut
Aug25

New Products from Ella’s Kitchen

Sponsored by Ella's Kitchen I'm not sure there is a more heartbreaking thing than to watch your little one when they are sick.  A lot of times you feel so helpless as to what you can do to help them…

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Fruit and Veggie Smoothie Muffins
Aug15

Fruit and Veggie Smoothie Muffins

If you have been following us for a while now, you will know that there are 2 things that I really love.  The first is homemade popsicles, and the second is the combination of banana, spinach and frozen mango.  I…

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