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Mealtimes

Host a ‘My Favorite Meal’ Party

Coming up with an idea for dinner every night is a parent’s biggest frustration. We try to find a meal that everyone enjoys, that can be put together quickly, and reheats well for families on the go. Many of us Pin new recipes on Pinterest, but how many do we actually try? The key to adding a new recipe to your rotation is to sample it. At a My Favorite Meal party, guests bring one of their favorite dinners, hot and ready to taste. Additionally, partygoers are asked to bring their recipe and three more family-sized servings of the same dinner, ready to cook or freeze. Guests leave the party with a stack of recipes and three different prepared meals to take home to their families. Sound intriguing? Keep reading for party plans.

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What to Do With Your Farmers' Market Bounty

Farmers’ markets are cropping up everywhere these days, largely due to an increased desire to support local producers and businesses, and connect with the source of our food. 

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Don’t Let Your Family’s Healthy Eating Take a Vacation This Summer

While dog-day afternoons and balmy summer nights might easily lull you into a more relaxed lifestyle, don’t put your family’s healthy eating habits on snooze while you downshift into summer mode. Although you probably welcome this slower pace if your life normally runs at warp speed, you might need to put a new twist on your usual eating strategies to stay on top of special summer situations.

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Delicious Day Destinations

If a few staycations are part of your summer plans, here are a few day (or weekend) trips worth taking - and where to eat when you get there.

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