Great Kid-Friendly Halloween Snack Ideas

Halloween Pudding Cups

My holiday baking bonanza has already begun this year. That's right, it starts before Halloween and doesn't stop until after New Years. Yikes, that is a long baking bonanza! I'm really going to have to step it up at the gym to counteract all these goodies. Since Halloween is fast approaching, we thought we'd round up some of the best kid-friendly Halloween snack ideas to … [Read more...]

DIY Pizza Rolls Recipe

Pizza Rolls

I am always looking for fun and quick snack/lunch ideas for the kids. While I am a fabulous baker (if I do say so myself!), I'm not that great of a cook. I can rarely think outside the box when it comes to mealtime. While quesadillas, sandwiches and mac and cheese are my kids' lunch favorites, I try to throw in something different from time to time.These DIY pizza rolls are one … [Read more...]

30 Healthy Snack Ideas for Toddlers

healthy snacks

Snacks are small meals that toddlers prefer and need to eat throughout a day to keep their blood sugar stable. As a new mom, once I “got” the importance of snacks, I faced a new problem, a problem I like to call "snack-overload," whereby after crackers, goldfish, and carrots, I ran out of ideas. But with some time and creativity, I managed to create a large repertoire of fun … [Read more...]

Healthy Snacks for Breastfeeding Moms


Breastfeeding hunger is like a hairy, talkative monster with fangs and sour bad breath. It’s worse than pregnancy hunger. It’s the ongoing cacophony inspiring you to eat, eat, and eat throughout your day. And you should eat, often, as most experts agree that breastfeeding moms can burn up to 600 calories a day and, thus, need the extra food. So, yes, eating is good and … [Read more...]