Category Archives: kid-approved meals

Kid-approved meals moms will love to make!

Picky Eaters’ Dinner!

From when they start to eat, it's likley that your child is going to show signs of picky behavior at some point. We have learned that the best way to address dinner table drama is to not add fuel to the fire. Force feeding, berating our children's eating habits and adding tension to the mix will only serve to make matters worse. Having...

Turkey & Spinach Poppers

Having a nutritious dinner option that's both easy to make AND kid-approved is no easy task... until now! These healthy pop-in-your-mouth dinner bites are fun to eat, simple to make and deliciously tender. Packed with protein and veggies, they make the perfect dinner or a quick energy-boosting snack. The kids will love them especially served with a tasty marinara...

Turkey-stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Healthy and filling! These boats are sweet and hearty from the sweet potatoes and flavourfully rich from the ground turkey. A spin on the classic fully-loaded potatoes - ours has been lightened up and nutritionally upgraded by using sweet potatoes instead of the classic white ones (which adds Vitamin A), omitting any dairy, topping instead with healthy fats from avocado, sneaking in vitamin-rich leafy greens and using...

Cashew Honey-Garlic Chicken

An upgrade to Chinese take-out! These boneless chicken 'wings' are sweet, savoury and oh-so-tender. An easy recipe that gets dinner on the table in less than 30 minutes - less than the time it takes to order in Chinese! Perfect for solving everyone's busy weeknight dinner dilemma and hits the takeout spot without breaking the calorie bank. Broiling makes this dish crispy without the added...

Baked Spinach Falafel

Even a vegan dish like falafels can use an upgrade! Falafel, a common dish eaten throughout the Middle East, is traditionally a deep-fried ball, or patty, made from ground chickpeas and often served in a pita or wrapped in a flatbread. We've added extra greens without interrupting the bold flavours of this dish and have opted to bake our falafel instead of frying making this a much healthier...