Category Archives: Busy Parents

What do I have in my lunch bag?

Most people refer to breakfast as being the most important meal, but I think, for me, it is lunch. That is because if my lunch is off, I am off. If I haven’t had a lunch that is satisfying and … Continue reading

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The Best Ways to Turbo Charge Your Food Plan!

1. Accept small steps as huge accomplishments. Every choice and behavior you make either build up resistance or erodes it. 2. Recognize that you will have to spend some time in the kitchen. 3. Accept mistakes. 4. Reduce refined foods … Continue reading

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Recipe for Busy Parents and Healthy Kids: Umeboshi Stuffed Rice Balls

Here is a recipe for stuffed brown rice balls. They can be as complex or simple as you want. Delicious little balls of rice with a surprise in the center.  Kids love to make them.  Totally fun to do with the whole … Continue reading

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Holiday Cooking with Kids – TV Interview on FOX Baltimore News

Short and sweet! Little TV clip on kids and holiday cooking. Thank you for having me on the show WBFF FOX 45. “The holidays are a time for families, and what better way to spend time with the kids, than … Continue reading

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Want to Learn How to Make a Green Smoothie?

There’s nothing too complicated in it! Green smoothies are basically a cold, thick drink that blends fruit with greens. Green smoothies are a wonderfully delicious way to get in nutrients and satisfy hunger. Packed with vitamins, minerals and fiber, they … Continue reading

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Recipe: Raw Kale and Walnut “Parmesan” Chips

Something fun to make with the kids….might be stuck inside today! IngredientsChips 1 bunch large leaf or Dino Kale (looking for large leaves) 2 tablespoons Cold Pressed Olive Oil ½ cup Raw Parmesan Raw Parmesan ¼ cup raw walnuts ¼ … Continue reading

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Busy Parents/Healthy Kids – Lemonade Ice Cubes

Here’s a healthy tip for a delicious, easy, kid friendly lemonade to kick start your day. Try alkalizing lemonade with apple cider vinegar – make lemonade ice cubes! Morning time is precious time.  I found these perfectly shaped ice cube … Continue reading

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