Recipes

Pesto Mac & Cheese from Two Peas & Their Pod

Pesto Mac & Cheese from Two Peas & Their Pod

If your kids are like ours, you have some serious mac ‘n cheese connoisseurs in your house. And as parents, we’re always looking to boost the nutrition in this dinnertime staple. When we saw this pesto-infused version from Two Peas & Their Pod, we knew we had to try it!

Scrumptious Pumpkin Muffins

Scrumptious Pumpkin Muffins

I tend to resist all the pumpkin hype until true fall hits, but pumpkin muffins are the exception! These are a family favorite year round, however, there is something special about these on a crisp morning when they are fresh from the oven.

Meet a Mom: Joy Bauer of the Today Show!

Meet a Mom: Joy Bauer of the Today Show!

The celebrity nutritionist shares the details behind her new kids book, her tips for getting kids to eat healthy foods and more! Plus, her easy fruit smoothie recipe.

Apple Dijon Skillet Chicken from Domestikatedlife

Apple Dijon Skillet Chicken from Domestikatedlife

We’re always looking for easy weeknight meals, and it’s a bonus if they incorporate our favorite seasonal ingredients. So we were thrilled when The Local Moms Contributor Kate Bowler of Domestikatedlife shared this quick recipe that pairs chicken with apple….

Autumn Carrot & Sweet Potato Soup

Autumn Carrot & Sweet Potato Soup

This Autumn Carrot & Sweet Potato Soup combines classic fall ingredients in a savory and sweet, healthy meal. Former chef and mom of two, Jennifer Segal, is the blogger behind Once Upon A Chef and author of a book, also called Once Upon a Chef, full of…

Easy Sheet Pan Dinners

Easy Sheet Pan Dinners

Sheet pan dinner recipes are a busy parent’s best friend. It’s the easiest way to get dinner on the table (and clean up!), fast.

South Austin Mom’s Favorite Granola Recipe

South Austin Mom’s Favorite Granola Recipe

One recent choice in this South Austin household is to replace the cereals we’ve been buying with simple home made breakfasts. A favorite on our table these days is this easy homemade granola.

A Super Bowl Spin On Root Beer Floats

A Super Bowl Spin On Root Beer Floats

There’s a lot to be excited about with this weekend’s Super Bowl, including fierce competition between the Pats and the Rams, a strong halftime lineup featuring Maroon 5, and, of course, the delicious food we’ll be eating throughout the game.   The Local Moms...

I Dip, You Dip, We Dip. Superbowl Dips from Anna Gass

I Dip, You Dip, We Dip. Superbowl Dips from Anna Gass

The Super Bowl is right around the corner and we’re ALL looking for some good eats.  I am not embarrassed to admit, I only come to the Super Bowl party for the food, I love food.  Football…well, not so much.

Gluten-Free Paleo-Friendly Banana Muffins

Gluten-Free Paleo-Friendly Banana Muffins

If we’re going to bake, we want to make sure the final product checks three boxes: First, that it’s a healthy snack for the whole family. Second…

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