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Creamy bacon bow-tie pasta with Brussels sprouts

You know what’s weird? My lack of bizarre pregnancy cravings.

Where I spent last time constantly fantasizing about Coke Slurpees, chips and spicy salsa, frosted lemonades from Chick-Fil-A and jalapeno poppers (something I rarely eat in “real” life, by the way), this pregnancy has been strangely devoid of oddball snacks. 765 more words

Food & Drink

Family dinners aren't all they're cracked up to be

Before I had kids, I was adamant that we would always sit down together for family meals. In the typical manner of a person who doesn’t have kids judging actual parents, I thought it was silly to be serving your children a separate meal. 572 more words


What's for Dinner Moms?

After listening to “What’s for dinner Mom?”  every day, for the past 11 years, no matter what the answer I gave them, the reply is always the same, “Again?” 144 more words

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koolaidmoms reblogged this on What's for Dinner Moms? and commented:

For those new to my site. Here is where it all started. My blog has changed greatly over the last 4 years. It is more about family, life with Autism, travels and my musings about raising my children. But, through it all is the food. Life always comes back to food - smells, textures, flavors. Memories. The rules of our game have become less rigid over time - I now only try to play the game Monday to Friday and allow for repeat dinners on the weekends, holidays and special days like birthdays. This year I have even decided to go back and repeat some of the first dishes and update recipes and pictures because my kids were saying how they don't remember certain dishes even when I show them the pictures. I am a mom, just like many of you, that struggles some days to get dinner to the table and not get into a rut. We are all in this together!

How Family Meals ARE Absolutely Beneficial Quality Times

In today’s family, regardless of structure, busy schedules of both parents and their children make it harder than ever to have “family dinners”. Some families may not be aware of the benefits that come with everyone eating meals together at the dinner or kitchen table. 665 more words

Cultural Competence

Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup

I know that everyone probably has thanksgiving recipes being bombarded on them throughout their social media and I probably should have thought about doing a Thanksgiving recipe, but I didnt. 288 more words


Thick German Pancakes

German pancakes, pancake in the oven, Dutch babies- all the same. I grew up with having pancake in the oven all the time just like this but when I got married and tried it on my own, it was never like my mom’s. 180 more words