We’ve made it our mission to make healthy eating and living as easy as possible, which is why we work overtime to curate a collection of brands that are not only safe and healthy for kids but actually formulated with premium organic ingredients, sustainably sourced, and designed for superior quality. From cooking tips to shopping list must-haves to lunch recipes, healthy snacks, and more, here are some of our favorite tips for both healthy moms and healthy kids.
Healthy Moms, Healthy Kids
Making healthy choices for your children can take some time to master, but it can pay off in a big way. Just think: With every healthy recipe you whip up, every nourishing lunch you pack, and every chemical-free product you purchase, you’re helping your little one to make better choices in the future.
Healthy Cooking Tips for Mothers
We believe that cooking for your family should be an enjoyable experience, which is why we’ve pulled together our favorite tips for making it as painless (and tasty) as possible:
- Keep a list: Keep a go-to list of the kitchen staples you always need throughout the week, and simply check off what you’re running low on so there’s less guesswork when it’s time to restock.
- Prep is key: Try meal prepping Sunday evening and opt for recipes that can be used a variety of ways throughout the week (perhaps try a roast chicken, roasting a large batch of veggies, or browning up meat for sauces and stews).
- Sneak in some veggies: If you’re dealing with picky eaters, consider smuggling in some veggies into comfort food favorites like mac and cheese, lasagna, or casserole (or try our healthy pancake recipe in this post!).
Top Brands Mother’s Will Love
At Thrive Market, we’ve curated a selection of brands to meet our strict standards, but none are ask strict as what you look for when it comes to your children. Here are some of our favorite kid-friendly products.
Made from natural ingredients like coconut, olive, and jojoba oils, this certified vegan, cruelty-free company avoids harsh chemicals, creating soap that is gentle enough for babies but beloved by adults, too.
Fragrance and chemical-free, this ultra mild, certified organic soap is formulated for babies or those with sensitive skin and contains a double dose of olive oil to leave skin extraordinarily soft and smooth.
From baby care products to household cleaning essentials, Seventh Generation is committed to creating products free of harsh chemicals that put the health of your family and the planet first.
Keep your little one dry and protected in these extra-absorbent diapers are ideal for overnight, nap time, or long car rides. They’re also free from chlorine processing so chlorinated toxins are not released into the environment.
Certified organic and sustainably sourced, Nature’s Path products include wholesome cereals, pantry staples, snacks, and more all made with nourishing ingredients that put the environment first.
Little fingers will enjoy grasping and nibbling on this gluten-free and wheat-free mix of Indian corn, flax, quinoa, and amaranth that are blended into naturally sweet, nutrient-rich crunchy flakes.
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