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A Guide to Flaxseed For Toddlers & Kids

What the heck is flaxseed? Why is it so popular? And is flax good for kids and toddlers? In this post, we cover it all: what flax is, what it does for you, the difference between flaxseed and oil, how much to serve and how to serve it. What Is

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The 10 Best Vegetables For Babies 6-12 Months Old

Want your little one to turn into a full fledged veggie lover down the road? Save this list of the 10 best vegetables for babies 6 to 12 months old when you need some plant-based inspiration for your little one. While future picky eating is not entirely preventable—there’s a genetic

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31 Healthy Preschool Lunch Ideas

Healthy & Easy Preschool Lunch Box Ideas If you find yourself racking your brain for ideas of what to make or pack your preschooler for lunch every day, you’re not alone. Whether you’re looking for ideas for preschool or school lunches, daycare lunches, or lunches for those long summer days

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A Guide to Flaxseed For Toddlers & Kids

What the heck is flaxseed? Why is it so popular? And is flax good for kids and toddlers? In this post, we cover it all: what flax is, what it does for you, the difference between flaxseed and oil, how much to serve and how to serve it. What Is

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The 10 Best Vegetables For Babies 6-12 Months Old

Want your little one to turn into a full fledged veggie lover down the road? Save this list of the 10 best vegetables for babies 6 to 12 months old when you need some plant-based inspiration for your little one. While future picky eating is not entirely preventable—there’s a genetic

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31 Healthy Preschool Lunch Ideas

Healthy & Easy Preschool Lunch Box Ideas If you find yourself racking your brain for ideas of what to make or pack your preschooler for lunch every day, you’re not alone. Whether you’re looking for ideas for preschool or school lunches, daycare lunches, or lunches for those long summer days

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Kacie barnes registered dietitian mama knows nutrition

Hi! I’m Kacie Barnes, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, mom of 2, and founder of Mama Knows Nutrition. Here you’ll find everything you need to know to make feeding your little ones stress-free!

I specialize in nutrition for early childhood and have worked with hundreds of families to improve picky eating, get their kids eating better, and solve mealtime problems.

I have a Master of Clinical Nutrition from UT Southwestern in Dallas, TX and an undergrad degree from New York University. I also hold a second Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the Maxwell School at Syracuse University.

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