Title: Food Writer
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Expertise: Food expert, Family meals, Cooking, Cooking with kids

Heather Staller, owner of Happy Kids Kitchen, is a culinary professional who offers recipes and advice to parents. Her smart tips for getting kids involved in meal-making help ease frustrations with even the pickiest eaters.

Her cookbook, Little Helpers Toddler Cookbook, is full of delicious and healthy recipes the whole family will enjoy. Heather also contributes her culinary expertise and parenting tips to Better Homes & Gardens.


  • Owns Happy Kids Kitchen
  • Wrote Little Helpers Toddler Cookbook
  • Wrote e-book: Easy Snacktivities and No Sugar Still Sweet
  • Contributes food expertise to Better Homes & Gardens


As a trained culinary professional, Heather Staller was shocked by how difficult it was to get her kid to eat after she became a mother. She started experimenting with food and shared her tips with friends and family. Soon she started her website, Happy Kids Kitchen, to share cooking advice with parents everywhere.

She is the author of Little Helpers Toddler Cookbook. She also has a couple of e-books available that help parents with healthy snack ideas for their kids. She contributes her family cooking expertise with Better Homes & Gardens and other food brands.

About Better Homes & Gardens

Better Homes & Gardens, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is the only iconic home brand with a 100+ year history of providing trustworthy and achievable ideas for all doers and home-enthusiasts. We are the go-to resource for fresh takes on home, food, and gardening—inspiring people to bring their dreams to life at home on special occasions and every day. BHG reaches 45 million readers each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.

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