Passionate About the Community
and the Moms Who Live Here

The Family Meal

Recipes and meal descriptions that can be made at home!


A Halloween Get-Together Turned Tradition :: Easy Potato Soup Recipe

Yes, you read that right! I called this a get-together and not a dinner party because it’s just so darn easy that I think it removes itself entirely from anything fancy enough to be Pinterest-worthy.  I loved the years of trick or treating with our three boys when they were adorable littles and still willing […]

Continue Reading 0

Five Nights Of Family Dinners With Costco {+ Costco Mom Hour Details}

Dallas Moms Blog is partnering with City Moms Blog Network and Costco to bring you this sponsored post and the upcoming Costco Mom Hour event. All opinions are 100% our own! We are a Costco family. The thing I love about Costco is I can go in and load up on the things I like to keep […]

Continue Reading 1
DMB - Kid Friendly Halloween Meal - Feature

Kid Friendly Halloween Meal

This post has been sponsored by Sprouts Farmers Market. All opinions are 100% our own.  The first holiday of the season is upon us! Time to start breaking out all those adorable ideas from your Halloween Pinterest board and make some memories…and possibly some Pinterest fails? Just remember, they’re kids, so don’t stress mamma! It’s […]

Continue Reading 0

How to Have a Conversation with a Preschooler at the Dinner Table

My mom would probably say she isn’t a good cook.  I don’t necessarily think that is true, I think she had a tough audience (remember me? the picky eater), but regardless of her culinary prowess, every night we sat around our kitchen table and enjoyed a meal together.  That table still sits in her breakfast nook, […]

Continue Reading 0

Going Green: Earth Day Tips for Your Next Grocery Trip

This post has been sponsored by Sprouts Farmers Market in honor of Earth Day on April 22nd. All opinions are 100% our own!    Since 1970, Earth Day (April 22) has inspired generations to work towards preserving our planet. And while making an entire household “green” can feel overwhelming, you can take baby steps simply with your […]

Continue Reading 51
TropiChop Variety

A Healthy Caribbean Escape with Pollo Tropical {DFW Moms Night Out Sponsor}

We’re excited to be partnering with Pollo Tropical for “Meet us at the Market” – a DFW Moms Night Out event! We know not everyone can make the event so we wanted to share our sponsor’s info with you about this new food spot in DFW! On Wednesday, September 16, 2015 over 75 moms will […]

Continue Reading 0
Dallas Delivers

Dallas Delivers: Food At My Front Step

This post was not sponsored by any of the following businesses; however, I did receive a discount from Plat to help with this review. All opinions are 100% my own. Juggling work outside the home and inside the home is always a careful balance and as of late, work outside the home has been a […]

Continue Reading 2
5 Hostess Hacks

5 Hostess Hacks To Keep On Hand

We’re Southern gals and for many of us, being a good hostess is in our blood.   Before kids, I was known to host elaborate dinner parties filled with multiple appetizers and several courses.  I recently found an old planning email to myself where I listed out the ingredients for an upcoming party.  The food […]

Continue Reading 0