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High Protein Breakfast Recipes (that aren’t eggs)

You already know that you need high quality protein as part of a healthy breakfast, but what do you do when you need to break out of a high protein breakfast recipes rut?   Instead of whipping up your usual scrambled eggs or making another low carb smoothie, look to some other delicious foods that can easily add to your breakfast protein count. Kick-start your daily morning with these de ...[Read More]

Brain Boosting Foods for Kids

Brain Boosting Foods for Kids

Nutrition for your children has a direct effect on IQ, learning, concentration, sleep, and behavior. Just as athletes eat a diet to win, children can eat to learn. Foods that contain antioxidants, choline, omega-3 fatty acids, and complex carbohydrates are all particularly helpful in boosting brain power. Here are some of my food tips to give your children a brain-power boost and some of my favori ...[Read More]

Easy Recipes for Kids: 6 Fall Favorites

Easy Recipes for Kids: 6 Fall Favorites

The best thing about fall, besides all the changing leaves is FOOD! Here are 6 of my fav fall KidzShake recipes that will make your kids think you are the BEST MOM EVER   Easy Recipes for Kids: Pumpkin Pie Oatmeal INGREDIENTS Serves 1-2 1/2 cup of rolled oats, gf if needed 1 cup of coconut milk 1/2 cup of pumpkin puree 2 scoops of vanilla KidzShake 1 teaspoon of pumpkin pie spice 1/2 teaspoon ...[Read More]

Healthy Lunch Ideas for Kids

Healthy Lunch Ideas for Kids

 Want some healthy lunch ideas for kids?   Unfortunately most school lunches are not healthy….or tasty.   All moms know that school lunch prep has to be quick, easy and it really helps if it can be frozen.  My favorite tool for school prep is my trusty muffin tray (actually I have a few of them!!).  Muffin tin cups are just the right size for a single serving and ...[Read More]

Smoothie Recipes for Kids

Smoothie Recipes for Kids

Want some healthy smoothie recipes for kids?  How about our best healthy kid smoothie tips? I have been making daily smoothies for myself and my kids for well over a decade. And in that time I have somewhat of a smoothie expert. I’d like to share with you with 10 best smoothie PRO TIPS to make your smoothies better and tastier than ever for your whole family! 1. Use frozen berr ...[Read More]

Low FODMAP Diet: What to Eat and How to Eat It

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FODMAPs, an acronym referring to Fermentable Oligosaccharides, Disaccharides, Monosaccharides and Polyols, are found in the foods we eat. These complex names refer to a collection of molecules found in food. Some people experience difficulty absorbing these molecules. Many doctors encourage women to try a Low FODMAP Diet to combat Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) symptom. Common symptoms of IBS ...[Read More]

Healthy Frozen Fudge Pops

Healthy Frozen Fudge Pops

This post is sponsored by Glucerna but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. If you are one of the millions of people who has any form of insulin resistance, pre-diabetes, diabetes, or metabolic syndrome, you’re not alone. I have close family members who have pre-diabetes as well as type 2 diabetes, so I know from personal experience that maintaining balanced blood sugar levels ...[Read More]

Brunch-Ready Recipes with Protein Powder

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Brunch is so fun, especially as we head in to spring. Easter and spring break with the kiddos all seem to call for some brunch-ready recipes! When you can make brunch ready recipes with protein powder, now that’s what I call a win-win situation! You’ll find two of Morgan Turnow’s favorites below, along with information on how to follow Morgan for more great recipes using PEScienc ...[Read More]

5 KidzShake Lunchbox Bliss Ball Recipes to Supercharge Your Kids’ Lunches

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Have you ever been in a lunch packing slump? I don’t know about you, but I can barely make it through a week without feeling the lunch-packing blues!  Don’t despair! Kidzshake delivers with 5 Kidzshake Lunchbox Bliss Ball recipes to supercharge your kids’ lunches!  If your kids are anything like mine, they eat very little at lunch (despite my beautifully packaged and ve ...[Read More]

5 Steps to Eat Your Way to Better Sleep

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Sleep. Who needs it, besides just about every living thing on this planet? You, that’s who. And you deserve the best quality of sleep you can get on all levels, in all ways. Why? Because you’re worth it. Even though we don’t know you and will technically never meet you in person, we value you and your valid need for a good night’s rest. But getting better sleep isn’t just as simple as plopping dow ...[Read More]