Quick and Healthy Lactose-Free Lunchbox Ideas by GoVeggieFoods

DIY & Tips, Parenting
QUICK & HEALTHY LACTOSE-FREE LUNCHBOX IDEAS As much as we all don’t want to admit it, Back to School season is right around the corner! To make your lives a little easier, GO VEGGIE has put together a list of quick, healthy lunchbox ideas for you. Check it out, you will...

Mommin' Ain't Easy!!

Lifestyle, Parenting
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Mommin' Ain't Easy!! Check out this new Momma Cuisine design, "Mommin' Ain't Easy". See it on pajamas and maternity shirts too in the Momma Cuisine e-store!  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

How A Mom Created Her Own Organic Baby Food Line with @OrgaNums

Parenting, Lifestyle
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); How A Mom Created Her Own Organic Baby Food Line with OrgaNums The number one concern of a new mother is her child’s health and when Ashley Rossi couldn’t find baby food that fit her nutritious criteria, she took matter into her own hands. CEO...

Beating The Odds (On Life, Sickness and Love)

Parenting, Lifestyle
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});Beating The Odds (On Life, Sickness and Love)Written by Jacqueline TaleonI was diagnosed with lupus when I was 24. I was  a new mom with a full time job trying to balance work and life at the same time. My plate was full and the last...

Eat, Learn and Play! Purple Asparagus Brings Family Fun to the Good Food Festival

Parenting, Lifestyle
The dedicated staff at Purple Asparagus work to educate children, families, and the community about eating that’s good for the body and the planet. They bring delicious, nutritious hands-on adventures to schools, community organizations, and farmers’ markets throughout Chicagoland. On March 26 this year, Purple Asparagus will delight children and...

Kids Get Food Education From Award Winning Chefs at @GoodFoodFestChi

Parenting, Lifestyle
What Good Food Can Teach Us - Tasty Learning Opportunities with Pilot Light at the Good Food FestivalWhere did you get your food education? For most of us, it wasn’t from an award ­winning chef.  At six lucky Chicago Public Schools, renowned chefs Paul Kahan (One Off Hospitality Group),  Matthias...

Mark Your Calendars, @GoodFoodFestChi is Just Around the Corner!

Lifestyle, Travel, Parenting
The Good Food Festival is back and ready to celebrate its 12th year of local, sustainable, humane and fair food. Stop in on Saturday, March 26th at the UIC Forum in Chicago for a fun day packed with inspiring speakers, DIY workshops, chef demos, and interactive activities at the Purple...

Add Balance to Packed Lunches and Snacks

Parenting, Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
(Family Features) When you supply your kids with nutritious and sensible choices, you’re ensuring a productive day in the classroom and beyond. It’s simple to make lunch and snack time fun by tossing in some new, wholesome options that add variety and appeal for your little learner.Add new foods to...

Momma Cuisine on Dr. Bob Weil, "The Sports Doctor" Radio Show on @WDCBPublicRadio

Lifestyle, Home & garden, Parenting
On October 25, 2012, I had the great opportunity to come on as a guest on a "The Sports Doctor" radio show on WDCB Public Radio with Dr. Bob Weil. Dr. Bob is very passionate about fighting kids obesity and he wanted Momma Cuisine on the show to talk about...

Momma Cuisine's List of Emergency Food Supplies

Lifestyle, Home & garden, Parenting
Images of the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy is all over the television and internet. The devastation and chaos left behind, with people scrambling to find food, water, shelter and heat begs the question, "Are you and your family ready to supply yourselves with the basics, if an emergency of this...

The After-School Childcare Dilemma By @FirstClassCare

Parenting, Lifestyle, Home & garden
Photos provided by First Class Care for Momma Cuisine.For millions of families across the country the after school childcare dilemma is something parents dread on a daily basis. What are the kids going to do after school until we can get home from work? Do we find an after school...

16 Weeks of Paid Family and Medical Leave in Washington DC

Lifestyle, Parenting
Families Don Superhero Capes to Support Paid Leave in DC, Deliver Hundreds of Petitions to DC CouncilFamilies from around the DC-metro area are “suiting up” in superhero gear to support the DC Universal Paid Leave Act of 2015, which would provide 16 weeks of paid family and medical leave for...

Things Get Real With the Launch of #RealMomsTalk Hosted by Momma Cuisine

Lifestyle, Parenting
PRESS RELEASE – JAN 4, 2016 16:15 CST Moms across the country will convene, connect and converse via Twitter. Today, Momma Cuisine, Inc., parent company of the In the Kitch with Momma Cuisine web series and Great Everyday Meals Magazine, announced the launch of #RealMomsTalk, a bimonthly, hour-long Twitter chat occurring...

Top Five Money Mistakes to Avoid in 2016

Lifestyle, Parenting
Financial Expert and Book Author (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Ken Weber Asks: What the HELL Are Investors Thinking? According to a recent study on New Year’s Resolutions in the Journal of Clinical Psychology, spending less and saving more is one of the top five most popular resolutions people make each year. However, less than...

Free Kids Cooking Classes at @EatalyChicago, January 16-17, 2016

Parenting, Travel, Lifestyle
Photo from Eataly.comLEARNThen, send your kids to school and let them take a complimentary cooking class! Launching January 16-17, Kids’ Kitchen is a full program at La Scuola, our cooking school, running until March 27. The classes are designed to empower kids ages 6-12 to cook and embrace Italian food and culture. Taught by...

Dorm Tips 101

Lifestyle, Parenting
Dorm Tips 101 by KenmoreThe first year away from home will be full of new and exciting experiences, but there’s no reason they can’t bring a little bit of home with them. Home-cooked meals and freshly washed (and unshrunk!) clothes can still be enjoyed even with dorm living.Pass these tips...

Dine Out This September To Make #NoKidHungry a Reality

Lifestyle, Parenting
    " Child hunger is a major problem in our country – but it’s solvable. Through state and city-based campaigns, we’re putting a stop to child hunger by connecting local families with the resources they need to provide their children with enough nutritious food to thrive. Be a part of the...

Why It's Worth The Hassle to Take Your Kids Grocery Shopping

Parenting, Lifestyle
Kids Health: Why It’s Worth The Hassle to Take Your Kids Grocery ShoppingOur society has become so detached from the sources of our food that kids don’t realize their French fries comes from a potato or their favorite breakfast, bacon, actually comes from a pig. When typical American lives have become...

Bring Back Date Night with @Sittercity and Momma Cuisine

Lifestyle, Parenting, DIY & Tips
You deserve a date night…and we can help! Momma Cuisine and Sittercity are teaming up to bring date night back with a special offer for first-time users.Date Night Now is Sittercity’s new program that connects North Side Chicago parents with local top sitters, available for babysitting — in advance or last minute...

A Lion's Pride For Family Health

Parenting, Lifestyle
By Fredo Outlaw, Holistic Health Coach, Private Chef, Motivational SpeakerLet me tell you a story you may have heard before. There’s the lion and there’s the gazelle. The lion, even though being the king of the jungle, still has to wake up and go kill a gazelle. The gazelle knows...