About this site
This website is designed to help nourish the lives of parents and their growing children and families. We believe that healthy foods and recipes make a difference in the lives of families and help moms' meet their families' dietary needs. We offer easy-to-read nutrition information and basic cooking tips for kids and families. We help moms balance the enjoyment of feeding their families with the fun of living a healthy, active lifestyle.
The recipes on this website were created by expert home exonomists in the Betty Crocker® Kitchens with the help of registered dieticians from the Bell Institute of Health and Nutrition. Each recipe contains at least one ingredient that qualifies for the USDA WIC food package. Please be sure to check with your state or local WIC program for eligibility of these products.
Since 1974, the WIC program (Special Supplemental nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children) has helped preserve the health of low-income women, their infants, and children up to age 5, who are at nutritional risk in the US. WIC serves millions of people by providing:
Nutritional foods to supplement the diets of growing families
Nutrition education and help to make healthy eating easier
Referrals to health care providers
About General Mills
As a global leading consumer foods company, General Mills strives to nourish the commiunities and the world, creating new foods that make people's lives - your lives - healthier, easier anmd richer. With some of the world's best loved and respected brands, from Cheerios® to Betty Crocker® and Green Giant®, General Mills is proud to help nourish families.
About the Bell Institute of Health and Nutrition
The mission of the Bell Institute of Health and Nutrition and its staff of scientists and registered dieticians is to help in the development of food products and nutrition information. Experts support health professional organizations, sponsor educational efforts, and develop education materials and continuing education programs for health professionals, as well as provide guidance to the businesses at General Mills.
About Betty Crocker®
For more than 85 years, Betty Crocker has helped families create convenient, delicious meals and east-to-make, great tasting desserts for friends and family. Trusted and tested recipes, along with cooking tips and ideas, come to you from skilled home economists - the experts in the Betty Crocker® Kitchens. Whether it's a weekday family dinner or a special occasion to celebrate, it's sure to be a success.