Food

These 23 Celebrities Shared Their Pregnancy Cravings & It Got *Weird*

Celebrities, they're just like us, right? While so many of them must be really disciplined eaters to maintain their model and actress-worthy bodies, I have to believe that when they are pregnant they indulge themselves, even if it's just a little. Wo…
By Shari Maurer

8 Mother's Day Gifts For A Foodie Mom That Will Fulfill Her Chef Dreams

Let’s be honest, Mother’s Day should be every day, because when you're celebrating the woman who gave you life, nurtured you, and showered you with unconditional love, one day is definitely not enough. I'll be the first to admit that I don’t get to s…
By Mishal Ali Zafar

Here's Why Pregnant Women Should Put Intermittent Fasting On Hold, According To An Expert

With intermittent fasting sweeping the health realm, it's definitely a lifestyle I've tried and enjoy. With alternating periods of eating and fasting, this method simply requires you to take a chunk out of your day to fast –for example, restricting y…
By Tessa Shull

Junk Food Advertising Zeros In On Kids The Most, New Study Finds

If being able to rhyme off fast food slogans from the 80s was an Olympic event, you could probably just go ahead and give me my gold medal now. Because I grew up in front of the television, which also means I grew up craving fast food constantly. And…
By Jen McGuire

Here's What You Really Need To Know About The Dr. Sears Breastfeeding Diet

For most of us, considering what we eat while we're breastfeeding is no more than "Will I spill this on my baby's head?" or "Can this be eaten while barely awake with one arm in the dark?" For other moms, their needs and considerations are significan…
By Cat Bowen

These 23 Celebrities Shared Their Pregnancy Cravings & It Got *Weird*

Celebrities, they're just like us, right? While so many of them must be really disciplined eaters to maintain their model and actress-worthy bodies, I have to believe that when they are pregnant they indulge themselves, even if it's just a little. Wo…
By Shari Maurer

Apparently Mayochup Is A Thing The World Needs, & People Aren't Sure About It

There are many schools of thought as to what the perfect condiments are on a hot dog, hamburger, or sandwich. Some people like them plain, while others like just mustard, some like just ketchup, and others like just mayonnaise. And some folks? They a…
By Abi Berwager Schreier

You Guys, This Is Not A Drill — There Is Now Sour Patch Kids Ice Cream

First they’re sour, then they’re sweet — and now they’re ice cream. Sour Patch Kids ice cream is here, and I’m not sure the world is ready for this. Delish reported that “Instagrammer Junk Food Mom” spotted this strange treat at Walmart. The Sour Pat…
By Abi Berwager Schreier

7 Foods To Eat For Breakfast To Boost Your Fertility, According To Science

Trying to conceive a baby brings about a ton of lifestyle changes, particularly when it comes to your dietary choices. (Bye, soda.) So why not start the day with the right food for this goal? Knowing what things foods to eat for breakfast to boost yo…
By Lindsay E. Mack

If Your Toddler's Really Active, Here's How You Need To Handle Their Appetite

While toddlerhood is always an exuberant life stage, it can't be denied that some kids are way more active than others. Only one of my three boys was a toddler who enjoyed sitting still to play; the other two more closely resembled wild hyenas than d…
By Shannon Evans

10 Instant Pot Keto Recipes That Are So Good, You'll Forget You're On A Diet

I follow an absurd amount of food blogs on Instagram, and Instant Pot and keto recipes are everywhere right now. While I love a good slow-cooker recipe, I must admit I was reluctant to jump on the Instant Pot bandwagon... until recently. Am I late to…
By Kate Miller

This Could Be The Reason Why Your Kid Is A Picky Eater, According To This New Study

It's no big secret that kids don't really like to eat their vegetables. All you have to do is sit at a table with a toddler for about 10 seconds into a meal where they're expected to eat their greens. The faces they tend to pull speak volumes. It see…
By Jen McGuire

Guys, You Can Now Have A 5-Pound Cinnamon Roll Shipped To Your House & I *Need* It

When I was a kid, there was nothing quite like waking up to the smell of ooey, gooey, deliciously sweet and cinnamon-y (that’s a word, right?) cinnamon rolls baking in the oven. My family was always a fan of the Pillsbury brand, and it was always a s…
By Abi Berwager Schreier

12 Keto Dessert Recipes That Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth & Follow The Keto "Rules"

According to Health Line, the ketogenic (also known as "keto") diet is similar to the Atkins diet in that it's very low carb, and high in fat. Sound like a dream? It can be, depending on your body's needs. It's intended to lower your blood sugar and …
By Abi Berwager Schreier

7 Physical Signs You're Eating Too Fast, & You Need To Slow Your Roll

Hey, sometimes it's difficult to slow down and enjoy a meal. As someone who routinely eats like a starving dog, I totally get it. Unfortunately, gulping down your food at lightening speed is not always great for your digestion. Watching out for the p…
By Lindsay E. Mack

Turns Out, Baby-Led Weaning Has Some Pretty Important Mental Health Benefits

There seems to be a never-ending, forever shifting wave of opinions on the subject of introducing solids to your baby after breastfeeding. One method gaining a lot of traction lately in the field of feeding your baby is what's referred to as baby-led…
By Cat Bowen

Here's What You Need To Know About Trying Intermittent Fasting While Breastfeeding

About two years ago, I was feeling really bogged down with extra weight and myriad gut health issues. I had no idea what I could do to make it better, but I'd heard a lot of my friends in the fitness community talking about intermittent fasting (IF).…
By Cat Bowen

8 Reasons Why An Aldi Mom Is The BFF Everyone Needs

If you're anything like me, you worry that becoming a parent has made you a little less cool. To be honest, your priorities probably have changed and you probably are less cool than your child-free self. For instance, I used to love a night out on th…
By Steph Montgomery

4 Signs Your Baby Needs To Eat More Often, Because They Seem Insatiable

Whether you’re an experienced parent or this is your first go at it, parenthood can be rough to navigate. Figuring out what your baby needs can be hard to decipher, especially when it comes to hunger and satiety. The last thing you want to do is to k…
By Mishal Ali Zafar

Oh Hi, This Is The Unicorn Cake To End Literally *All* Unicorn Cakes

Look, unless you're living on Mars and waiting for Matt Damon to fix your spaceship, chances are you've heard about the fad known as unicorns. Add in the word cake (CAKE!) and you've got several thousand Pinterest pins and boards. Unicorns are hot ri…
By Samantha Darby

5 Parenting Habits That Will Help You Raise A "Good Eater"

When it comes to kids and food, parents tend to think of their children as falling into one of two categories: "good eaters" and "picky eaters". "Good eaters" are the kids who eat veggies regularly and willingly try new, not necessarily "kid-friendly…
By Jacqueline Burt Cote