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50 Family Recipes Kids Actually Like

Plan your family menu, from appetizers to desserts, with kid-friendly recipes. Appetizers Yogurt-based (so it’s packed with protein and calcium), this dip is dandy paired with carrots, cherry tomatoes, and other kid-favored dippers. Get the recipe for Yogurt-Dill-And-Walnut-Dip.. Soups Thick, smooth, and fully satisfying as a meal in and of itself. Get the recipe for split-pea-soup. Main Dishes In terms…

Quick Kid-Friendly Recipe

Suggestion from Martha, check out this Quick Kid-Friendly Recipe from Ms. Stewart. Lighter Beef Tacos Tacos are a great way to showcase tasty fillings like beef while still being economical — but many recipes call for heavy add-ons like cheese or sour cream. Our leaner recipe delivers plenty of beefy flavor and a cool crunch without unwanted fat. Get the…

Strawberry Mint Smoothies for the approaching Spring!

Ingredients Original recipe makes 2 cups 1/4 cup red seedless grapes, frozen 1/4 cup unsweetened applesauce, or to taste 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice 3 frozen strawberries 1 cup cubed fresh pineapple 3 fresh mint leaves PREP 10 mins READY IN 10 mins Directions Place frozen grapes, applesauce, and lime juice into a blender. Puree until smooth. Add frozen strawberries,…

Meal Idea for Kids: 10 Minute Veggie Pizza

As children learn to read, write, and gain the skills necessary to be successful in life, it’s up to adults to make sure their bellies are full of nutrient-rich foods.  Sometimes these meal ideas for kids need to be prepared in a flash – that’s why our friends at Super Healthy Kids are sharing this 10 minute veggie pizza! Here’s…

Freezer Friendly School Lunch Foods

Want to pack your kids’ lunch for the week without having to prepare a meal every morning?  Our friends at Super Healthy Kids share some of their favorite freezer friendly school lunch foods: I am all about things that save you time when it comes to food prep.  Although I don’t have children in school yet, I can definitely imagine…

Meal Idea for Kids: Portabella Pizza!

It’s no secret that pizza has long been a favorite food for kids (and adults!).  But if you want to take a low-carb, extra healthy step when making your next pizza pie, mushrooms are a perfect ingredient!  Our friends at Super Healthy Kids share more: It’s mushroom week!  Mushrooms are definitely a super food. As the only in the produce…