Turkey Veggie Meatballs

Turkey Veggie Meatballs

These turkey meatballs are one of the first foods I gave to my eldest son when we were starting him on solid foods. I liked that they provided him with iron (which we know is in high demand in babies 6-12 months of age), they had a few vegetables in them, and they...
10-minute Sweet Potato Black Bean Quinoa Chili (Instant Pot recipe)

10-minute Sweet Potato Black Bean Quinoa Chili (Instant Pot recipe)

I am Instant Pot-obsessed, what can I say? I’m so done with taking hour upon hour to make a stew, soup or other hot dish (*cough* slow cooker). This truly is a 10-minute meal. Ok plus the time required for your Instant Pot to build up pressure (approx. 10 mins)...
One Pot Sweet Potato Chickpea Curry (Instant Pot)

One Pot Sweet Potato Chickpea Curry (Instant Pot)

I’ll admit it: I thoroughly enjoyed Easter dinner and filled my plate to max capacity with turkey, stuffing and veggies galore. So it was nice to start the week off with a “lighter” meal though still one that was filling and belly warming. This curry...
How to Help Your Kids Manage All That Chocolate Over Easter

How to Help Your Kids Manage All That Chocolate Over Easter

Ah the good old days, before my first son quite understood what Easter signifies to most kids: CHOCOLATE! It’s that time of year that sends some parents in a panic about how to manage all that chocolate for their little ones. I’ll be honest, as a parent of two...
Why Is My Toddler Suddenly A “Picky Eater”?

Why Is My Toddler Suddenly A “Picky Eater”?

I recently came across the term “micro-terrorist” to describe kids of this age group and I couldn’t help but laugh at its accuracy. Let’s face it, toddlers are a funny breed. It seems like a lifetime ago that you had a cute, squishy newborn. Then there was that...