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Good Reads and Good Eats 4/25

Thanks for stopping by! If you’re interested in healthy eating, check out my free gift, “10 Easy Hacks to a Healthy Diet” and subscribe to get regular email updates. Good Reads The doctor is out: Labcrop to let consumers order their own tests. I love the trend towards putting more resources for health care into… 

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It can be a challenge to feed healthy foods to kids, especially when they are young. These tips will help make eating healthy fun and take some of the stress of parents!

6 Healthy Kitchen Hacks for Parents of Young Children

If you want to feed your children healthy food, the more tricks you have up your sleeve, the better. It does take commitment and sometimes even fortitude to go against the flow of our food culture to feed healthy food to our kids, so I’m all about anything that makes that process more fun, and… 

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Good Reads and Good Eats 4/18

Good Reads  Why Organic? I thought this was a great read on why purchasing organic produce is worth it, even though it’s not a perfect system. Should family dinner trump extracurriculars? A great read! “While I understand why the ritual of family dinner gets harder as the kids grow, I contend that we parents can do… 

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Balsamic Maple Brussels Sprouts with Toasted Almonds

By April Swiger, Contributing Writer Sweet and salty with a bit of crunch, these brussels sprouts are enjoyable to even the hardest critics. This cold-weather vegetable from the cabbage family is often seen as undesirable for having a bitter taste. I believe it all depends on how you cook it though. For those who typically… 

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Good Reads and Good Eats 4/11

Good Reads The 100 Acre Classroom: Would it be amazing if all children learned how to garden, raise animals and preserve food as part of their schooling? This school sounds lovely, and I wish more children had the opportunity to attend schools such as this one. How to host a crappy dinner and see your… 

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5 Surprising Ways to Eat Your Vegetables at Breakfast:

5 Surprising Ways to Eat Your Vegetables at Breakfast

This wonderful post is a guest post from my friend, Katie, at Kitchen Stewardship. If you haven’t already, check out her wonderful blog! I love her honesty-at-all-costs writing integrity, and how practical and relatable she is as a person. And check out her awesome (and honest and practical) eBooks! I’m proud to be one of her… 

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8 amazing gluten free freezer meals that are family friendly, healthy and so delicious! I love how easy all of the recipes are too. -- The Nourishing Gourmet

8 Healthy Gluten Free Freezer Meals

These varied, family-friendly and delicious gluten free freezer meals have been a lifesaver for us. I’m all about looking for ways to make dinners simple and as easy as possible, so I am in love with the ease of making and using freezer meals! It helps me use my time efficiently when in the kitchen… 

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