Author - Johanna M. Cook

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Johanna M. Cook is the founder of Momma Cuisine ( and creator of the Momma Cuisine Show ( As Momma Cuisine, her mission is to show busy moms (and dads) that "Great Everyday Meals" can be done with simple ingredients and basic cooking techniques.

Keep your kids healthy all summer

Now that it’s Summertime, the kids are lounging around the house and playing with the neighborhood kids.. And if they’re anything like mine, they will pummel through a refrigerator full of food in one weekend!

At school or daycare the kids have scheduled times to eat. (What they’re eating is a different blog post!) They eat at the same times every single day and the food is portioned. At home, they are free to grab food and snacks all day long.

The key is to keep the children eatin...

Posted on June 27, 2012 at 7:00 AM by Johanna M. Cook

Rainbow Carrots & Edamame Fried Rice

I don’t know about you, but in my house, fried rice is an absolute favorite! We all know fried rice may not be the best foods for you, but it sure is delicious.

Another thing I love about fried rice is that it can be very filling and satisfying, especially if you add in the right ingredients. Scrambled eggs is a great source of protein and is an ingredient staple in fried rice recipes. I also often use leftover roast chicken, even shredded pot roast or Italian sausage!

This re...

Posted on May 04, 2012 at 7:00 AM by Johanna M. Cook