“New to Back To School Lunches”

My daughter just recently started “big kids” school. This was the first time we were going to make her a lunch to take with her. I wanted to use something easy in her lunch box so she would be able to open

For many families, the back to school rush can be overwhelming and chaotic. Some of our favorite celebrity moms are helping to alleviate some of that stress and anxiety by sharing their best advice. From Elisabeth Hasselbeck‘s G-Free snacks, to Bethenny Frankel‘s best bargains,

“Daily Photo”

A little rice cake before bed? The kid could eat dinner 5 minutes ago and still want a snack before bed. Every. Night. Image uploaded via http://instagram.com/moderndaymoms.

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Here’s a trick: rinse your fruits including strawberries with vinegar to keep them from molding as quickly. Truth! It even says it on the bottle :) I now do this often. Image uploaded via http://instagram.com/moderndaymoms.

“Devil’s Food Cupcakes”

Martha mixed sour cream into the batter to add moistness and a subtle tang. Silky smooth ganache makes a rich topping; other options includeseven-minute frosting and cream-cheese frosting. The chocolate curls are easily made with a few strokes of a vegetable peeler. Ingredients 3/4

“Vanilla Cream-Filled Doughnuts”

These decadent doughnuts from chef Joanne Chang’s “Flour” cookbook quickly sell out every time she makes them at her Boston-based Flour Bakery + Cafe. Ingredients 1 package (2 1/2 teaspoons) active dry yeast, or 2/3 ounce fresh cake yeast 2/3 cup milk, room temperature

A monumental moment in the lives of children is certainly the first day of preschool. Parents anticipate this day for a child’s first two or three years of life. You might remember what it’s like, but your child has no idea. I’ve

This delicious cupcake recipe is from the How Sweet It Is bakery in New York City. Ingredients 2 1/2 cups cake flour 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 tablespoon plus 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 6 ounces unsalted butter, softened 1/2

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Tis the season for cute boots. Oh fall…. Image uploaded via http://instagram.com/moderndaymoms.

“Family Characters”

Family. You love them and stick together through good and bad. You give hugs, you tell jokes, they definitely make life more interesting. Here’s a little story about my family. Without naming names, let me break it down for you. You have