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Chocolate Banana Protein Pancakes

Hiya!  I hope that you all had a fantastic Tuesday!  My day was pretty great!  I had a couple of meetings, was able to sneak away for lunch and take my pup for a walk, and now I am relaxing and watching The Voice.  236 more words


Playing with Polenta...

On my 30th birthday, we went to La Polentaria restaurant in London. We love trying new things and this has a 100% gluten free menu, specialising in polenta based dishes. 419 more words


Making Spaghetti Squash

Last time James and I were at the grocery store perusing the produce section I randomly threw a spaghetti squash in the cart.  James did not seem impressed with my veggie selection, but like everything in life he seemed up for the challenge.    275 more words


Here starts the love affair with food!!!

Today was Joellie’s first time to have rice cereal.  Although we were wearing most of it after all said and done, she still really enjoyed it!  460 more words


Start Eating Healthy - Now is the Time

August (now come and gone I know) was the first ever “Kids Eat Right Month” hosted by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. As a member of the Academy and a member of the Kids Eat Right Campaign, my blog today is in honor of this theme – Shop Smart, Cook Healthy and Eat Right – which just happens to fit perfectly with my vision for Don’t Yuck My Yum. 578 more words



Yes. This is a picture of my child trying a red bell pepper for the first time. MY KID. So this has been going on for a few days, and I’ve hesitated saying anything about it. 254 more words

Being Mom.

Don't Yuck My Yum Food Rating Scale

If you have read my past blogs you know that I strive to help kids and families learn healthy eating habits and make nutritious food choices. 180 more words