Food For Our Brood- Purple Popcorn

Our Brood’s Food For Today: Little Guy is basically eating everything with the family with only a few exceptions. He seems to have outgrown his wheat issues! That’s a BIG woohoo! from me 🙂 Breakfast: Oatmeal with sliced strawberries, milk Snack: Grapes, raspberry herbal tea (very diluted, their request), purple popcorn Lunch: Napa cabage and […]

Food For Our Brood – Chocolate Shamrock Cookies with Mint Buttercream

We’re getting ready to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, and of course we had to make some cookies. Grace And Faithy love using sprinkles (they call them sparkles) whenever they can. We decided to make some shamrock shaped chocolate cookies with some green mint frosting sprinkles.I took the girls to our favorite cake decorating store Bakers […]

Food For Our Brood- Hiding Ground Turkey In Soup

Phew- I kind of fell off the wagon last week, but I’m back on! Today the kids ate: Breakfast: Grace and Faithy- Three Sisters Sweet Wheat cereal, milk Little Guy- Banana spears and puffed brown rice Lunch: Grace and Faithy- Ground turkey soup (see recipe below), sliced strawberries, sliced baby gouda cheese Little Guy- Quinoa […]

Including the Kids at Thanksgiving

This is a special series of blogs on Food & Your Children, written by my wife, Donna Samuelson. Thanksgiving is a time where we reflect on the things we are thankful for. And often times it includes family-and our kids! Teaching your children how to cook your favorite Thanksgiving dishes is not only educational, it […]

Toddler Foods

This is a special series of blogs on Food & Your Children, written by my wife, Donna Samuelson. Toddlers are notorious for being picky eaters. They like something one day and throw it at you the next! Through my experiences with young children and my own parenting I have found some great foods that Toddlers […]

Hidden Nutrition

This is a special series of blogs on Food & Your Children, written by my wife, Donna Samuelson. Sometimes it is very hard to get your children to eat their veggies, but they are an essential part of a healthy diet. Here are some great ways to hid vegetables in your Childs food; they will […]