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Quick and Easy Weekday Meal Ideas For Kids

We’re all busy and pressed for time in the kitchen.  As a result, it’s easy to find that you’re at a loss for what to make for dinner.  I usually set aside a few hours on Sunday to make 3 main dishes for the week which usually consist of some kind of protein (ex. beef or chicken) and rice and pasta sides.  Since veggies are very quick and easy to make, I make those on the night of and store leftovers in the fridge for the next day.  Miss O LOVES corn, broccoli and carrots so I usually rotate through these 3 options during the week.  Stay tuned for a more detailed post on meal planning basics.  I love this option because it saves time in the kitchen during the week and ensures my family’s eating healthy vs. something quick that might not always be the best choice (can you say fast food?).

Here are a few ideas of child friendly versions of meals that save time in the kitchen and your kids will (hopefully!) find tasty.

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Lentil and Potato Soup Recipe

Like most moms of a toddler eating solids, I have a hard time coming up with fun new ideas of things to feed my daughter. I not only want to give her healthy and nutritious options that are also tasty. When she started eating solid food, I was that the sooner you introduce your little one to new textures and flavours, the more likely they’ll be willing to try new things later on.  So far this holds true for her.  With that in mind, I tried something new for dinner recently: lentil and sweet potato soup. Continue reading

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