November 8

What Is a Make-Ahead-Meal Party, and Why Do You Need to Have One?

Here's the deal: You get together with a few of your friends (bring the kids too, if you have to), and cook up a bunch of big-batc …

October 24

10 Adorable Halloween Breakfast Ideas for Kids

There's no reason the fun can't start before trick-or-treating.

October 17

15 Easy Dinners to Make Before Trick-or-Treating

Because you need something in your belly before you load up on all that candy, right?

November 24

What to Eat the Night Before Thanksgiving

The day before Thanksgiving means travel, traffic — and, for many families, takeout. Get ideas for great options from coast to coa …

July 27

Summer Cooking Projects for Kids  

One of the easiest ways to entertain your kids this summer is to get in the kitchen.

April 8

How to Keep the Kids' Snack Time from Ruining Your Life

Find out how one mom keeps her kids' snack time simple and streamlined with go-to eats for her little ones.

March 28

6 Essential Pantry Ingredients and 3 Surprising Ways to Use Them

One mom shares her six pantry must-haves, plus her favorite recipes for putting those goods to work.

March 10

8 Kid-Friendly Ways to Celebrate the Return of Asparagus Season

Learn how one mom uses her kids' favorite foods to help them embrace in-season asparagus.

February 1

5 Double-Duty Dinners: Turn Leftovers Into School Lunches

Make your dinner do double duty by repurposing the leftovers as fuss-free kids' lunches.

January 27

Beyond the Bag: New Ways to Eat Your Baby Carrots

Get more veggies into your family's diet with these easy ways to use up the rest of the bag of baby carrots.

January 16

9 Fresh Ideas for Winter School Lunches

Without the allure of new lunchboxes, packing lunch this time of year can get tedious, so one mom is stepping it up with new ideas …

January 13

Why Our Family Food Goals Focus on More, Not Less

By: Foodlets

Hear from one mom as she explains her family's 2015 food goals, which including cooking with more good-for-you ingredients.

December 27

Creative Plating: My Secret Weapon for Getting Kids to Try New Foods

By: Foodlets

A mom of four shares her experiences of serving her little ones food on kid-size plates and in small glasses.

November 21

Fun Thanksgiving Projects for Kids

This Thanksgiving, set the kids up with one of these fun projects. Little kids can roll cheese balls and cut out shapes with cooki …

November 4
September 16

10 Apple Dishes Kids Can Help Make

By: Foodlets

Here are 10 simple ways for your kids to help cook — and eat — their way through apple season, enjoying every bite.

September 8
September 4

Load Up the Kids' Lunchboxes for Back-to-School

Food Network’s guide to kid-approved lunches and locker-friendly foods makes cafeteria glee an everyday affair.

September 4

8 Creative School Lunch Ideas, No Edible Markers Needed

By: Foodlets

These simple, but special ideas will punch up your crew's lunchboxes with nary a hand-carved cow sandwich in sight.

September 3

Back-to-School Meal Planning

Set yourself up for success on busy weeknights by having vegetables ready to use. With some smart planning, you'll be enjoying the …

August 25

6 Breakfast Picnic Ideas

By: Foodlets

What better way to savor the last days of sunshine than packing up a breakfast picnic? Take your pick: we've got muffins, eggs and …

June 25

How a Toothpick Can Save Lunchtime and 7 Other Secrets

By: Foodlets

Try these favorite tricks of the meal-making trade to make meal time easier.

June 16

6 DIY Versions of Store-Bought Snacks

By: Foodlets

Try these can't-miss recipes for homemade versions of supermarket favorites like granola bars, graham crackers, cereal bars and ch …

June 2

7 Ways to Get Kids Hooked on ... Carrots

By: Foodlets

It's hard getting kids to eat carrots. But when I cook carrots in dishes like these, voila. Suddenly everyone's a fan. Get the rec …

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