7 Easy Low-Calorie Dinners to Make this July

Cooking low-calorie dinners that the entire family will love can be challenging. Luckily, we have plenty of low-calorie options on our July menu that also happen to be family favorites. Say goodbye to the days of trying to please the entire family while also counting your calories. With these 7 meals under 400 calories, counting…

Summer Reading List for Families of All Ages

Not only is reading a great way to keep our brains active all summer long, but it is also an excellent opportunity for spending quality time with family! We love the idea of having a summer reading list for the entire family and using it as an opportunity to spend more time together. While some…

Scavenger Hunts for Families of All Ages

Summer is here, and finding fun ways to get the family outside and active can be tricky. Luckily, at Dream Dinners, our mission is to help families spend more quality time together! Tuesday, May 24th is National Scavenger Hunt Day, and we can’t think of a better way to get the family outside having fun…

Homerun Hitters: Sideline Suppers on the May Menu

Last month, we talked about some of our “sideline suppers” on the April menu in honor of spring sports. What is a sideline supper? It’s the perfect meal for busy families during sports seasons! These meals are great to bring along to the game, either to enjoy from the sidelines or to offer as fueling…

Sideline Suppers: Easy High Protein Meals Perfect for Spring Sports

It’s officially spring… and that means spring sports are in full swing! If you’ve got athletes at home, you know just how busy springtime can get. Between soccer, baseball, softball, and more, it can be hard to get dinner on the table every night. Furthermore, it can be tough to get a high-protein meal on…

Spring Cleaning: the Remix!

Spring is always a welcome change after winter, and this year we’re especially grateful to welcome the new season. To dive in and really take advantage of the transition, we’ve got some spring cleaning ideas for you that are a little outside the usual box. Let’s jump-start the season and infuse some creativity into the…

Geocaching: Outdoor Family Fun

If you and your family have been longing for adventure, love technology, and want to get outside for some exercise, we have you covered! Geocaching is a real-life, outdoor treasure hunting game that uses GPS-enabled devices and can be enjoyed by the entire family. How to Get Started: One of the best parts about geocaching…

1,000 Hours Outside, or However Many You Can Muster!

It’s now been a year since the pandemic hit, so you’ve likely gotten pretty used to spending a LOT of time inside by now. And with it still being winter in most parts of the country, the stir craziness has probably been at an all-time high (it’s not just us, right?!). So let’s talk about…

Holding On to the Good Parts of a Rough Year

The beginning of the year is always a time to let go of the last year and welcome in opportunity and hope for the future, and that approach was heightened to the nth degree at the start of 2021! We were all so ready to say an enthusiastic “BYE!” to 2020. But now that we’re…

Party Like It’s 1999, Plan Like It’s the End of 2020!

We have good news: the end of 2020 is literally in sight! And with 2021 comes a chance at a new start, in a year that promises to be—well, not 2020. You’ve probably got all your Zoom/solo party plans set for New Year’s Eve (by this point we’re all Zoom party experts, right?!), so let’s…

Our Tips for Combatting Decision Fatigue

With a new season approaching, there is no question that there seems to be a never-ending list of decisions we need to make. How can I get my kids ready for school?  How do I help support my kids through their virtual classes? Do I have a clean mask for when I go out? What…

April Holidays at Home

All of a sudden it’s April, and that means that Easter and Passover are fast approaching! Where’d the time go?! If you’re like us, it probably flew by while you were adjusting to home schooling (still adjusting, for the record), working from home at the same time, and all the while keeping that local news…