good meals

a family meal with mama jess and heinen’s fine foods & 365 barrington – mexican veggie bowls: cauliflower rice, cilantro quinoa & cabbage salad

Posted by on Oct 10, 2014 in blog, good meals, recipes | Comments Off on a family meal with mama jess and heinen’s fine foods & 365 barrington – mexican veggie bowls: cauliflower rice, cilantro quinoa & cabbage salad

A Family Meal with Mama Jess by Jessica Grelle, Mother-of-two and founder of Mama Jess organic pasta sauces As a mom of active kiddos, I understand that dinnertime can often be sacrificed for sports and activities. We are all doing the best we can, but taking a little time out to re-commit to a family mealtime a little more frequently can be really beneficial. It doesn’t have to be all from scratch either; Heinen’s Prepared Foods counter makes it easy to prepare healthy meals in a snap.  Whether it’s on Sunday, or any day of the week, family dinners are not just a great time to connect.  They’re also a great time for parents to model healthy eating...

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mama jess good meals: sharing our family dinner – new monthly blog with YOU (featured readers)!

Posted by on Dec 13, 2013 in blog, good meals, recipes | Comments Off on mama jess good meals: sharing our family dinner – new monthly blog with YOU (featured readers)!

  Hello friends,   The Mama Jess Team is very excited to bring you a new monthly blog feature: Good Meals: Sharing Our Family Dinners. We are putting an emphasis on veggies (like always!) and eating together as a family. In this day and age it seems the family dinner time together is happening less and less. We are all so busy but I think it’s time to campaign to get back together once a week at least – let’s start there and build on it. We recently posted this to our Facebook: We only have 940 Saturdays with our children from their birth till they are 18 (presumably leaving the nest). So do the math – if you brought your family together for a meal...

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