From the category archives:

Picky kids

Feeding picky babies, picky toddlers, picky preschoolers? We’ve got lots of ideas!

Kale chips for kids

kalegivesyousuperpowers

Our friend (and everybody’s favorite auntie) has another recipe to share. This time it’s a side dish guaranteed to give you super powers: kale chips! Holden, age 5, and I can eat a whole batch ourselves. Too bad 3-year old Milo won’t touch ‘em. In my numerous forays into learning about good nutrition, there is […]

Taco night, a new weekly tradition

kitchen helpers

One of my favorite dinners as a kid was taco night, where everyone got to make their own tacos from a buffet of filling choices. When you’re a kid, people are always telling you what you can and can’t do or what you should and shouldn’t eat. Taco night is autonomy. It’s freedom from authority. […]

Fix a toddler snack

For those who have kids who eat real food, I wanted to share this web site: SnacksForToddlers.com. For those who have a newborn in the house, you might find it convenient to go back to some basics for snacking. Cheese sticks, apple slices, dried fruit. These are all easy to put into ziploc bags in […]