It’s that time of year again, football season has just arrived and with it our summer schedule begins a lightning-fast progression toward the beginning of school. Fall and football just go hand in hand around here, but just today I yet again caught myself beginning to analyze everything my boys are eating. Sports are an [...]
I know we’re still only in February but I can’t help but look forward to Spring which is quickly approaching. I’m looking forward to getting outside to picnic in our backyard and at the lake down the road. The lake has become our family’s favorite place to go. They have an amazing play area, sandy [...]
I am loving the idea of cooking breakfast cookies and healthy muffins for my kids to start the day. Now, before you start thinking that I’m losing it, I just want to say that when looking at the ingredients and giving it a lot of thought, I realized that there’s a lot of energy, protein [...]
As you can imagine, one of the first comments or questions I get from people when they find out I have 6 sons is about the cost of food.
It’s been a long time since I’ve done a Large Family post, so I thought it was due . I know what you’re thinking … “but an entire large family post on toast?”. Yes indeed! Toast is served most mornings around here. In fact the only mornings I can think of that I don’t make [...]
I’m always on the lookout for healthy food for my kiddos, especially for those days when I need something quick to give them. So I was very excited when I found out that Yoplait Kids now has 25% less sugar than the average in other leading kids yogurts! Add to that the fact that there are no artificial [...]
As you can imagine meal planning is a particular challenge when feeding so many boys of so many varying sizes and eating habits! I would say that one of the biggest questions we get from friends, family and strangers alike is “how in the world do you feed them all?”. Of course, that question can [...]
I get asked all the time how in the world we feed all these boys! This had me thinking and I decided that I will try to post a weekly dinner menu when I think of it for you. I don’t mind making recipes available, just ask. How much to they eat? Welll for starters [...]