Baby Feeding Tips

Make mealtime fun and easy with our baby feeding tips and ideas. From easy first recipes to on-the-go snack tips and ideas for fussy eaters, you'll find plenty of great advice on how to satisfy your moodie little foodie.

Our Favorite Roasted Pumpkin Seed Recipe

Each year after we carve our pumpkin, we make sure to save all of the seeds inside so we can make roasted pumpkin seeds! They are a yummy, healthy snack, that even my toddlers love!

There are so many great ways to make them, so I thought I’d share a few of my favorite recipes here…

3 Ways to Survive Those Midnight Feeding Sessions

When I found out that I was pregnant with our fourth baby, I had only one thought on my mind:

Oh my gosh, I will never sleep again!

We had just reached the point in our parenting career (ha) where almost all of our children almost always slept through the night. And now, we would be starting all over.

My Family's Favorite Fall Recipe

I love to cook. All of the women in my family are fantastic cooks, and it was a necessity for me as a little girl to be in the kitchen whenever dinner was being made so I could learn from my mom, grandmother and great-grandmother.

I am so glad they passed down their love of cooking to me. We have a few family recipes that have been passed down from generation to generation, but my all-time favorite is:

Chicken n’ Dumplings!

Top 10 Healthy Alternatives to Halloween Candy

Halloween is almost here! While your kids might be clamoring for candy, you may be more inclined to opt for something a little healthier this year. If you have a particularly young toddler, you might not want to introduce the sugar rush of Halloween candy just yet, either. Just because it’s Halloween doesn’t mean you can’t have plenty of sweet treats – there are plenty of tasty healthy options out there!

Here are my top ten picks for yummy, healthy Halloween treats. My requirements: they’re not full of empty calories or loaded with refined sugars and are individually wrapped or sealed (or have their own natural packaging) so they’re perfect to hand out to trick-or-treaters!

Our (Hopefully) Last Update on Macks' Journey to Gain Weight

Macks went in for his final weight check today. He turned eight months on Friday, and his pediatrician wanted to see us to get another check at his weight. He’s been speaking with our lactation consultant for the past couple of weeks and was very happy with the progress that we’ve made, so he wanted one final look at where we’ve made it in the past month.

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