Easy School Lunches that Kids Can Make

Calling mini gourmands and kids with persnickety palates; it’s time to up your responsibilities in the kitchen. We know you can do it. You’ll be proud when you do it. So let’s do this. 3, 2, 1… let’s pack lunches!

Cooking with Kids: Summer Berry Pudding

Longer days, warmer temperatures, and plenty of fresh ingredients on hand — this time of year is ripe for getting the kids involved in the kitchen. And Summer Berry Pudding is fun to make and even more fun to eat!

9 Make-Ahead Dinners To Win the Week

While I absolutely love cooking, trying to get dinner together after a busy day is more hustle and noise than calm slicing and beautiful music. Those of you with kids know what I’m talking about – getting dinner on the table can be a feat! That’s why I like to prepare in advance by doing make-ahead dinners. We keep the freezer and fridge stocked with foods we just need to heat and serve, removing a huge stress factor of the day!

Favorite New Recipe: Easy Red Lentil Mac and Cheese

We asked Molly Siegler, our food editor, to share some of her favorite new recipes coming out of our test kitchen.

8 Fast Weeknight Dinners

Eating together is a big deal in my family, so I don’t want resort to take-out on those busy days. Thankfully, by using recipes that are simple to prepare, utilize a slow cooker, or can be partially prepped in advance, we can have a sit-down dinner together no matter our schedules.

School Lunch and Snack Ideas without Nuts

If your child has a peanut and/or tree-nut allergy (or doesn’t have an allergy but is in a nut-free classroom) packing a school lunch or snack can require extra thought and planning. Luckily, we’ve compiled some of our favorite lunches and snacks with tons of flavor — and no nuts!

Favorite New Recipe: Cauliflower and Broccoli Tots

We asked Molly Siegler, our culinary content editor, to share some of her favorite new recipes coming out of our test kitchen. Here’s one that’s great for kids and grownups alike, because who doesn’t love a good tot? And this one has a twist!

Peanut and Nut Butter Alternatives + How to Make Sunflower Seed Butter

9 Easy Breakfasts That Are Healthy Too

Ensuring your family has a good breakfast each morning helps them be able to focus until lunchtime, and keeps us adults from reaching for more cups of coffee or those tempting office treats. While we might not have much time in the morning, there are lots of options for getting a good, healthy breakfast together.

A Get-Started Guide to Meal Planning

More home-cooked meals, even on busy weekdays? Yes, please! Summer is winding down, fall is on the way, and it’s a natural time to ease into a fresh meal-planning routine. Here are some recipes and strategies for streamlined cooking.


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