Very Berry Naturally Pink Frosting

How to make naturally pink frosting

Wouldn’t it be nice to celebrate Valentine’s Day without Red Dye #40? I’ve shared a recipe for naturally red frosting that gets its hue from beets (read Naturally Colored Frosting). I wanted to do a baby pink frosting for Valentine’s Day that’s colored and flavored with whole fruit. For naturally pink frosting, start with a half-pound of…

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Link Love

Link Love

Happy Weekend! Here are some good reads & recipes I found this week: IDEAS & INSPIRATION The Best Way to Keep a Cut Avocado Fresh from TheKitchn How To Say No In Three Sentences from Scary Mommy 6 Food Trends To Help You Eat Better in 2016 from Nutrition Unplugged ADVICE ON FEEDING KIDS How to Say…

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Veggie Nuggets

Veggie Nuggets

As a mom, I hold these truths to be self-evident: Kids love finger food. Kids love dipping. Kids love nuggets. Well, at least my kids do. These Veggie Nuggets hit that trifeca of kid-friendliness. Because sometimes veggies can be a hard sell with the younger set. I’m not a fan of “hiding” veggies in other foods…

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The 10 Most-Read Posts of 2015

Most-Read Posts of 2015

Here’s what people were reading, sharing, and liking the most here at Real Mom Nutrition this year: #1: The Truth About Fruit Snacks A long-time pet peeve of mine: the “heath halo” that gummy fruit snacks have somehow achieved. Sure, my kids like them too, but they’re more candy than “fruit” or “snack”. I didn’t think that…

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