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Mac and Cheese Ideas for Tonight and Tomorrow

Mac and Cheese Ideas for Tonight and Tomorrow

Kids lovemacaroni and cheese. It’s creamy and cheesy and it’s a stapleon kid menus. Your childhood memories of mac and cheese may have a layer of bread crumbs over the baked dish when pulled from the oven. Maybe your family recipe calls for a dash of hot sauce or some Dijon mustard in the cheese sauce for a bit of…
Bahamas Hotels That Families Can Afford

Bahamas Hotels That Families Can Afford

Best Western Bay View Suites Paradise Island(Courtesy Best Western)Ahhh, theBahamas… Just the name of these dreamy islands is enough to get you into that sunny, happyCaribbeanmood. Beautiful beaches, palm trees swaying in the breeze, Bahamian hospitality and plenty of sunshine: everything you need for the perfect, relaxing family vacation! We’ve picked five of the best kid-friendly hotels that won’t break…
How Did This Potato Dish Get Its Eyebrow-Raising Name?

How Did This Potato Dish Get Its Eyebrow-Raising Name?

(Paul Johnson/Getty Images)We were in the frozen food aisle of our local market when my son asked if we could have funeral potatoes for dinner that night. We got a curious look from the woman at the next freezer.It’s an eyebrow-raising name. Also, the boy asking for this dish sounded full of enthusiasm and hope that the requested funeral potatoeswould…
5 Fun Recipes To Make With Kids

5 Fun Recipes To Make With Kids

Jennifer Segal is the chef behindOnce Upon a Chef, a cooking website featuring tested and perfected recipes and step-by-step photos.1. Chocolate Cupcakes with Creamy Chocolate Frosting (pictured above) — What child doesn’t love old-fashioned chocolate cupcakes? These are sweet enough for children but also intensely chocolate enough for adults.Make them for a birthday party or just for fun.2. Soft Pretzels…
6 Vibrant Vegetables Roasted to Perfection

6 Vibrant Vegetables Roasted to Perfection

Jennifer Segal is the chef behind Once Upon a Chef, a family-friendly cooking website featuring tested and perfected recipes and step-by-step photos. 1. Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic & Honey(pictured above) —These brussels sprouts are roasted in a high temperature oven until golden brown and crisp, then tossed with a touch of balsamic vinegar and honey. Make extra — they’re…
5 Ways to Add More Greens to Your Daily Meals

5 Ways to Add More Greens to Your Daily Meals

(Shuchi Agrawal)Green leafy vegetables are a good source of vitamins, fibers, amino acids, and minerals such as calcium, iron, magnesium, potassium, zinc etc. Greens are really good for our health and we must include them in our diet on daily basis. There are so many ways we can include them in our meals from soup to salad curries, breads, rice…
20 Awesome Recipes to Make with Your Kids

20 Awesome Recipes to Make with Your Kids

Launch Gallery20 PhotosMy kids love it when they’re in the kitchen with me–their eyes light up when I tell them it’s time to try a new recipe. Lately I’ve been teaching my 5-year-old to cook. We start with simple recipes like the cinnamon toast recipe that’s in this gallery. I think it’s important to start them when they’re young and…