How To Make Brussels Sprouts Your Kids Will Love

How To Make Brussels Sprouts Your Kids Will Love -- Real Mom Nutrition

Full disclosure: I never ate a Brussels sprout until I was in my 30s. Growing up, they weren’t something my family ever had. And let’s face it, back then they were served hopelessly overcooked in most households, thus earning the little cabbages the reputation as Child’s Worst Dinnertime Nightmare. Luckily, we know better now. We know how…

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5 Healthy Apple Recipes

Chocolate Dipped Apple Slices -- Real Mom Nutrition

It’s apple season! Whether you have a freshly-picked batch of Honeycrisps from the orchard or a bag of Galas from the grocery store, here are five fun ways to serve them: 1. DIY Chocolate Dipped Apples Set up a tray with sliced apples, melted chocolate, and toppings and let kids build their own snack. Get the how-to…

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Wild Blueberry Pancakes

Wild Blueberry Pancakes -- Real Mom Nutrition

Last month, I traveled to Maine to learn about wild blueberries. I was a guest of The Wild Blueberry Association of North America, who covered my travel expenses and accommodations, but I was not compensated for writing this post. All opinions expressed are my own. True to their name, wild blueberries grow wild–and have for thousands of years….

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What We Ate Wednesday: Starring My Husband

What We Ate Wednesday: When Dad Eats -- Real Mom Nutrition

Well, hello. Joel here (Sally’s husband). She’s asked me to document everything I eat for one day. I’ll warn you upfront – I tend to be long-winded. But I also promise you this – you will be SHAKEN TO YOUR APPLE CORE when you find out what a “real dad” eats on a typical Tuesday! Like Sally, I’m a recovering picky…

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Lunchbox Pesto Tortellini

Lunch Box Pesto Tortellini -- Real Mom Nutrition

I was asked to participate in the #PastaFits campaign as a member of the Healthy Aperture blogger network. I was compensated for my time. As always, all opinions expressed are my own. At our house, pasta is a regular staple, especially for weeknight meals. It’s fast, healthy, budget-friendly, and can be served in different ways on…

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What We Ate Wednesday: Starring My 7 Year Old

What We Ate Wednesday -- Real Mom Nutrition

Welcome to a brand new feature! A lot of bloggers do “What I Ate Wednesday”. It’s technically what they ate Tuesday (but posted on Wednesday) and details everything they had for the day. I decided to do my own spin on it and show you what we ALL eat–including my husband! And in typical Real Mom Nutrition style, I’m going to…

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