fall picnic with Annie’s

We’re so happy to be continuing our partnership with Annie’s for the next while! We love their line and love the amazing people who represent the Annie’s family. So each month we’ll be sharing our favorite products and how we enjoy them and share them with others! Today we’re brining the picnic into Fall with their awesome pouch Organic Tomato Soup.This soup comes ready to heat up but contains no artificial flavors, colors, preservatives, no High Fructose Corn Syrup and has a 1/2 cup of vegetables per serving. Perfect for dipping those grilled cheese sandwiches, or dunking a cheddar bunny … Read more

a very bitsy halloween

Trying to keep Halloween healthy is as easy as herding cats, but we can always try right? We wanted to share Bitsy Brainfood’s latest seasonal treat (we shared them with you originally here!) Super cute shapes, seasonal flavors, and festive single serving packaging make it easy to bring it to your next school party, costume parade, or spooky get-together or even offer at your door to trick-or-treaters! Another element to creating a healthier Halloween is after the fun of the trick-or-treat is up, giving our kids the opportunity to “sell” their candy back to us, to trade it for a fun … Read more

dessert tacos!

By Emily. Taco night is a family favorite of mine since I was a little girl, and my mom would always save a few extra tortillas at the end to fry up and dust with cinnamon and sugar for dessert. It is something that I’ve carried to my own family, so when Old El Paso shared their new Mini Soft Tortilla Taco Boats with us and invited us to try them out for our next taco night, I knew I wanted to create a few for dessert!  Here’s how you’ll do it: Heat up a saucepan with vegetable oil – … Read more

The Inspiralizer

By Jenna. I recently found a girl after my own heart named Ali and she’s basically dedicated her life to spiralizing. What is that and is it even a word? Not sure but it’s a game changer, especially in healthy eating. So while you may be still pining after your white buttery noodles… you can have zoodles that come in a close second! I make these with my marinara sauce & freaking good meat balls: Directions: whisk one egg then add 1 lb organic ground beef, 1 teaspoon crushed garlic, 1 teaspoon paprika, 1/2 small onion minced, s and p and … Read more