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Fruit Kebabs
I don’t know about how it works in your house, but in mine the boys get home from school and the first thing out of their mouths is, “can I have a snack?” Coming up with healthy(ish) ideas that will get them through until dinner can be a challenge, so I pulled together a list of some favorite after school snack ideas to help keep you sane. Why After School Snacks Are Different from Other
Grilled Cheese Bar
While I have written extensively in the blog about easing the burden of cooking and recipes to make when you are only up for making the bare minimum, I realized recently that I have never shared one of my family’s absolute favorite dinners (that happens to be super easy). This fun and easy weeknight dinner allows for lots of flexibility, can use up leftovers you’ve got knocking around, and will naturally encourage your kids to
how to navigate summer
Whether at the pool, beach, or on a hike in the summer a question many parents face is how to navigate summertime treats. I think it is pretty safe to say that we have all been there: you pack a carefully thought out meal to bring to the pool, beach, picnic, or other fun summertime outing—salads or sandwiches, veggies and dip, cut up fruit, ice-cold water—you are feeling virtuous and well-prepared. When suddenly the ice
Red, White, and Blueberry Salad
Whether your Independence Day celebration includes a neighborhood cookout at the pool with burgers, hotdogs, watermelon, and other summery favorites or a picnic under the fireworks, the food for your celebration should be delicious. To help you to make this year’s plans the best yet, we have pulled together our favorite July 4th burger and salad recipes. We hope that these will bring smiles to faces and allow you to focus less on the food and more
Bento Box
Even if family dinners are a top priority, we all have nights when sitting down together is impossible. For those nights, having healthy on-the-go meals can be a lifesaver. Here are some of our favorites, plus tips on how to make the planning, prepping, and serving of these meals as easy as possible. As you know if you have been following The Scramble for any length of time, I am passionate about family dinners and

How to Make Easy Snacks Without Cooking

Wednesday 5th of August 2020

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Healthy Snacks for Any Craving

Wednesday 8th of April 2020

[…] even more snack ideas? Check out our posts on how to make easy snacks without cooking and healthy after school snacks! Do you have favorite healthy snacks that don’t require much work? I’d love to hear about them […]


Sunday 29th of April 2018

Thanks so much for the post.Really thank you! Keep writing.

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