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Tuscan Bean Soup

Featuring beans, greens and herbs, this simple soup is both flavorful and nutritious. This recipe was created by FamilyCook Productions. Serves 4 Cooking Tip of the Week: When you add your leafy ...

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Slow Cooker Veggie Lasagna

This simple lasagna recipe is packed with veggies and calcium-rich dairy. Cooking it in a slow cooker is a great way to prepare a healthy home-cooked meal on a weeknight. This ...

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Sweet Potato Chili

How better to use up fall produce and leftover roasted vegetables than a delicious, hearty chili! This recipe comes to us from Kids Cook Monday Ambassador Jory of teeny tiny ...

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Playtime Pasta

This playful pasta recipe is a colorful celebration of produce that is bound to get kids of all ages excited about fresh vegetables! The sweetness of the balsamic vinegar and bell ...

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Potato, Black Bean and Swiss Chard Hash

This quick meal brings together protein-packed beans, hearty potatoes and nutritious, seasonal leafy greens. This recipe comes to us from our friends at Potato Goodness. Cooking Tip of the Week: You ...

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Butternut Squash Soup with Maple Croutons

Butternut squash is roasted slow roasted sweet with red onions and topped with maple crunchy croutons. Kids will have fun tossing the bread and veggies in their spices and using ...

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Black Bean Enchiladas with Pumpkin Sauce

Mixing canned pumpkin puree into red enchilada sauce both tones down the sauce’s spiciness and adds an extra boost of vitamins and fiber. This recipe comes to us from our ...

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Quinoa Chili

This vegetarian dish is so packed with protein from the beans and quinoa, you won’t even notice it doesn’t have any meat! This recipe comes to us from Kids Cook ...

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Kale Mac and Cheese

In honor of National Kale Day, this yummy mac and cheese recipe from our friend Chef Hollie of JoyFoodly is a great way to introduce kids to kale. Feel free ...

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Vegetable and Bean Fajitas

This simple recipe is mostly prep work. Young kids can participate by chopping soft veggies like zucchini and mushrooms. This recipe comes to us from our friends at Tomato Wellness ...

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Mediterranean Hummus Pizza

This fun take on pizza uses hummus in place of tomato sauce for delicious and nutritious spin on the traditional pie. This recipe comes to us from Jamie Geller and JoyofKosher.com. Cooking ...

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Robust Ratatouille

This dish uses a variety of herbs and vegetables to create a flavorful and nutritious summer meal. Robust Ratatouille is a great dinner choice if kids are looking for more ...

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Cheesy Veggie Stuffed Shells

Pack these pasta shells with spinach, zucchini, mushrooms and onions, then top the dish with a sugar-free jarred sauce for a quick and healthy meal! This recipe comes to us ...

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Tortellini Caesar Salad

Looking to change up your weeknight salad? Make it into a meal by adding tortellini pasta and your favorite veggies. Dress it lightly with your favorite dressing and you've got ...

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Indonesian Peanut Salad

This nutritious salad features fiber- and iron-rich leafy greens, protein-packed tofu and peanuts and sliced bananas for a surprising sweet kick! This recipe comes to us from our friends at ...

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Asian Vegetable Rice Noodle Bowl

This exotic spin on pasta pairs rice noodles with savory mushrooms. Carrots and tomatoes add a nutritious and colorful pop. This recipe comes to us from our friends at Tomato ...

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Awesome Sauce

Make the most of seasonal summer produce with this awesome sauce, which features onions, peppers and sweet grape tomatoes. This recipe comes to us from Kids Cook Monday Ambassador Karen of ...

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Grilled Vegetable Wraps with Creamy Coleslaw

This quick recipe is a delicious and healthy way to use up leftover grilled or roasted vegetables. Although zucchini and bell peppers are pictured here, feel free to use any ...

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Chickpea Salad Sandwiches

Kids will have fun mashing the chickpeas together with green onions, Dijon mustard and garlic in this meatless spin on a chicken salad. Try topping the chickpeas with bell peppers, ...

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Grilled Potato and Kale Pizzas

The classic combination of potatoes and kale gets a sizzling summer twist in this grilled pizza recipe. This recipe comes to us from our friends at the US Potato Board and appears in ...

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Rainbow Pasta

This dish is like the seasons, ever changing! Pair your favorite pasta with whatever you find in season at the market. This recipe comes to us from Kids Cook Monday Ambassador Teeny ...

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Roasted Red Pepper and Tomato Pasta

This creamy pasta sauce uses chickpeas for both protein and creaminess! This recipe comes to us from Jessica Levinson, MS, RD, CDN of Nutritioulicious. Serves 6 Cooking Tip of the Week: Keeping ...

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Skillet Potatoes With Eggs and Spiced Tomato Sauce

This satisfying meal is traditionally served for breakfast, but we love it for dinner, too! This recipe comes to us from our friends at The United States Potato Board. Serves 4 ...

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Tofu and Avocado Summer Salad Rolls

These delicious summer rolls are fun to make together and packed with nutritious veggies, tofu and rice noodles! This recipe comes to us from our friends at PastaFits. Makes 10 ...

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Very Veggie Burgers

These produce-packed burgers come together quickly and store well, so you can even make an extra batch for later in the week! This recipe comes to us from our friends ...

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Rosemary Roasted Tomato Pesto Pizza

Making pizza together as a family is a great way to up the nutritional value of the meal by using fresh veggies and a whole wheat crust. Plus, it’s lots ...

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Overnight Egg, Spinach & Hash Brown Strata

This overnight strata makes dinner or brunch the next day so simple! Since it should be prepared in advance, all you have to do when you want to eat it ...

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Sweet Potato & Black Bean Quesadillas

Sweet Potato and Black Bean Quesadillas

These sweet and savory quesadillas are a crowd favorite, perfect for sharing! Dress them up with extra veggies if you like. This recipe comes to us from our friends at Produce ...

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Popcorn Balls

These popcorn balls are a fun snack to cook together, plus they have a nutritional boost from the whole grains in the popcorn and vitamins and minerals found in pistachios! ...

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White Pizza & Veggie Pinwheels

These tasty pinwheels are fun to make, bake and eat! A whole grain crust and convenient frozen veggies give the dish a nutritional boost. This recipe comes to us from our ...

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Easy Scratch Macaroni & Trees

Mac and cheese can be a nutritious option when it’s loaded with veggies! This recipe features broccoli “trees” packed in the cheesy goodness kids love. This recipe comes to us ...

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Asian “Fried Rice” with Quinoa

This recipe is a healthy alternative to the fried rice you may order from Chinese takeout. Quinoa is higher in protein and fiber compared to white rice too! This recipe ...

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Last-Minute Black Bean Soup

This quick dinner is just a matter of mixing ingredients in a saucepan, heating them up and then serving with your favorite toppings! It’s perfect for a last-minute dinner. This recipe comes ...

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Smokey Minestrone

This amped-up spin on classic minestrone soup uses chipotle puree for smokey flavor and a suite of yummy veggies to take soup from so-so to so-good! This recipe comes to ...

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Veggie Nuggets

This fun recipe is a great way to help kids learn to enjoy veggies they might not otherwise want to try. Kids love the finger food aspect of this meal ...

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Caramelized Tofu and Broccoli Stir-Fry

Garlic, soy sauce and a pinch of sugar create a delicious caramelized coating for the tofu in this recipe, which is served over brown rice. This recipe comes to us ...

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Fig and Greens Tart

Normally when you think of pizza toppings, pepperoni, sausage, or vegetables may come to mind.  This recipe offers a sweeter twist to what we think about pizza.  This creative, homemade ...

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Sun-Dried Tomato Spaghetti

Olives are cooked with sun dried tomatoes for a quick spaghetti sauce which contrasts the salty with the sweet. Whole-wheat pasta is perfectly paired with this flavorful sauce and using ...

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Walnut Cinnamon Quinoa

Kids love delicate, heart-healthy grain quinoa, especially when it takes on the familiar flavors of honey and cinnamon. Soaking the quinoa in warm water with yogurt makes it irresistibly fluffy, ...

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Veggie Quiche Patties

Packed with protein and nutritious leafy greens, these veggie quiches are great for a quick dinner or as a grab-n-go breakfast. This recipe comes to us from Liz Weiss, MS, RDN and Janice Newell ...

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Pasta e Ceci with a Twist

“Pasta e ceci” translates to “pasta with chickpeas” in Italian. But wait, do you see any chickpeas in this recipe? Look closely, the “twist” is that this recipe uses hummus, ...

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30 Minute Veggie Tortellini Soup

Cheesy pasta and brightly colored veggies unite to form this delicious soup. This recipe comes from our friends at Produce for Kids and appears in the new Kids Cook Monday ...

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Sesame Thai Soba and Vegetable Salad

Salads don’t have to be boring, and this one certainly isn’t. This salad offers fresh Asian flavors with extra crunch from the sesame and pumpkin seeds. This recipe comes to ...

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Southwest Couscous

Serve up the flavor of the Southwest with this quick and easy recipe. Packed with fiber, it’s sure to spice up your dinner routine. This recipe comes to us from ...

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Vegetable frittata or omelette in a cast iron skillet with zucchini, cheddar and mozzarella. A frittata is an Italian egg dish which is partially cooked on the stove top, then finished under the grill. More international food:- [url=http://www.istockphoto.com/file_search.php?action=file&lightboxID=3513414]here[/url].

Frittata with Zucchini

This flavorful, simple frittata is a veggie-loaded crowd-pleaser. This recipe comes to us from our friends at Davidson’s Safest Choice® Eggs. Serves 4 Cooking Tip of the Week: Store zucchini in the refrigerator, ...

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Very Veggie Enchiladas with Avocado Crema

If enchiladas are one of your family’s restaurant faves, why not make a healthy version at home? This tasty dish features protein-packed black beans and edamame in a delicious red sauce. This recipe comes to us from our ...

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Baked Ziti Cupcakes

This fun twist on baked ziti comes together quickly and is a delight to eat. This recipe comes to us from our friends at Birds Eye Vegetables and appears in the Kids ...

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Mediterranean Potato Soup

Packed with produce, beans and Italian flavors, this quick one-pot soup is a trip to the Mediterranean coast in a bowl! This recipe comes to us from our friends at the United States ...

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Black Bean Tostadas

Black beans are cooked with garlic and chili powder while corn, tomatoes, avocados, scallions and lime juice make a refreshing salsa. Tortillas are both heated soft in the oven and ...

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Pizzalicious Pie

Whether it’s for a weeknight dinner or special family gathering, when you keep a few pantry staples on hand, you can make pizza at home any time you want! This ...

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One-Pot Enchilada Bowls

Enchiladas are so yummy, but they can take a long time to make. These enchilada bowls have all of the same flavor and can be made in one pot! This ...

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Greek Style Grilled Naan Pizza

These grilled pizzas use naan bread as a base, which makes them both easy to assemble and extra delicious! This recipe comes to us from our friends Stonefire Naan. Serves ...

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Rainbow Potato Pancakes

Kids will “flip” for these flavorful pancakes named for their colorful ingredients. And each pancake packs in a full serving of vegetables! This recipe comes to us from our friends at the United ...

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Fusilli with Pistachio-Arugula Pesto

Fusilli with Pistachio-Arugula Pesto

This pasta dish is quick and nutritious, packing in a full serving of leafy greens plus protein and healthy fats. This recipe comes to us from our friends at The Scramble. Serves ...

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Cheesy Zucchini Black Bean Skillet

Fiber, vitamins, nutrients galore! Not to mention super easy to make…this dish should be called Ch-EASY. This recipe comes to us from Patrice of the blog Circle B Kitchen. Serves 4 ...

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Mediterranean Inspired Orzo Salad

The "Mediterranean Diet" puts the spotlight on fruits, veggies, beans and whole grains. This recipe, brought to us by Jory Lieber of the teeny tiny foodie, uses ingredients from each ...

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Grilled Banana and Peach Salad

Gather the family around the barbecue for this unique grilling recipe! Grilled bananas and peaches provide a punch of flavor while quinoa and almonds offer protein and a delicious almond ...

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Quesadillas with Pineapple-Mandarin Salsa

Fruit for dinner? These produce-packed quesadillas feature pineapple, mandarin oranges and bell peppers. Paired with tofu and seasoned with your favorite BBQ sauce, they’re sure to please the whole family. ...

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Confetti Stuffed Bell Peppers

Pairing fresh bell peppers with a frozen vegetable blend allows you to enjoy a bounty of nutrients while keeping the prep work manageable. Kids will love mixing up the filling ...

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Easy Fried Rice

Fried rice is a quick and satisfying meal that’s easy to tailor to what you have on hand or your family’s tastes. This recipe comes to us from Katie of ...

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Black Bean Burgers

Packed with veggies, these burgers are a healthy way to celebrate Memorial Day. This recipe comes to us from our friends at the meal planning service The Scramble.

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Classic Tomato Spaghetti

There’s nothing like a plate of spaghetti with tomato sauce to get the family gathered around the table. Serve this simple recipe as-is or dress it up with other ingredients ...

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Potato Frittata with Zucchini and Spinach

The humble frittata provides an easy way to transform fresh vegetables and flavorful herbs into a quick and satisfying meal. Kids learn a versatile cooking skill by helping to crack ...

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Veggie Pita Pizzas

Easy to assemble and packed with produce? Sign us up! These veggie pita pizzas from Produce for Kids are a great recipe to cook as a family. Kids can create ...

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Greek Diner Souffléed Omelet

Spinach and feta cheese are staples of Greek food and they bring a Mediterranean spin to this simple yet elegant weeknight meal from star TV chef Sara Moulton and her new ...

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Grilled Portobello Wraps

Portobello mushrooms are a great food for kids to cook. They slice easily, grill up fast and are packed with flavor! This recipe comes to us from Sarah Koszyk, RDN ...

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Very Veggie Lasagna

Lasagne is a total crowd-pleaser and assembling the layers is a great task for kids. This version packs in the veggies using two sauces, one red and one green, to ...

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Mashed Potato Veggie Strata

This scrumptious strata packs in a rainbow of nutritious veggies in one easy-to-serve dish. It’s a great meal to prepare in advance! This recipe comes to us from our friends at ...

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Egg Salad Florentine Sandwiches

After help from an adult to boil and chop the ingredients, kids can prepare the rest of this recipe themselves! This recipe comes to us from our friends at Davidson’s Safest ...

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Mac and Cheese Muffins

These scrumptious mac and cheese bites are a healthy spin on a kid-favorite. They’re fun to eat and packed with flavor and extra veggies! This recipe comes to us from our ...

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Veggie Sushi

After help from an adult to chop and prep the ingredients, kids can prepare most of this recipe themselves! This recipe comes to us from Sarah Koszyk, RDN of Family. Food. ...

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Portobello Mushroom Fajitas

You can make these versatile fajitas on the grill, stove top or slow cooker. Serve them up with a simple side of sliced mango for a well-balanced meal. This recipe comes ...

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Curried Quinoa Cakes with Minty Pea Dipping Sauce

These fun, dippable cakes feature not only the protein-packed super grain quinoa, but also nutritious chickpeas and flavorful curry powder. This recipe comes to us from our friend Chef Hollie ...

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Potato Scramble with Butternut Squash and Peppers

Potato Scramble with Butternut Squash and Peppers

This quick, hearty meal pairs a family favorite – potatoes! – with seasonal butternut squash and flavorful peppers. This recipe comes to us from our friends at the United States ...

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Mexican Fried Rice

Fried rice with scrambled eggs, peas and carrots is a classic Asian dish, but this fun and easy recipe uses beans and corn for a Mexican twist! This recipe comes ...

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Rainbow Hero Sandwiches

This sweet, nutritious sandwich is fun to prepare and delicious to eat! It features a banana and avocado spread that is a tasty spin on traditional mayonnaise. This recipe comes to us ...

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Spaghetti with Peas and Corn

Rock dinnertime with nutritious whole wheat pasta, easy-to-use frozen veggies and most importantly, kid-friendly flavor. This recipe comes to us from our friends at Birds Eye and was created by chef ...

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Mediterranean Hummus Twice Baked Potatoes

Mediterranean Hummus Twice Baked Potatoes

Potato fans, rejoice! Here’s a unique way to enjoy twice-baked potatoes brought to us by our friends at Potato Goodness. Not only will you enjoy a burst of flavor, but ...

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Eye See You Stir-Fry

Black eyed peas are a January favorite, and it’s easy to enjoy them beyond New Year’s day. This quick, simple stir-fry is a unique way to get your bean fix ...

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PB&J French Toast

A classic brown bag lunch is fused with a beloved breakfast treat in this recipe that’s perfect for dad and the kids to whip up on Mother’s Day. This ...

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Spinach & Sweet Pepper Mini Frittatas

This delicious egg dish is festive enough for a party but simple enough for a quick dinner or breakfast too. This recipe comes to us from our friends at Davidson’s Safest Choice® Eggs. Serves: 6 Cooking Tip ...

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Spinach Eggplant Enchiladas

Spinach Eggplant Enchiladas

This dish offers a flavorful twist on a Mexican favorite and will surely liven up your plate. Try it for lunch or dinner! It’s even great as leftovers! This tasty ...

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Creamy Orzo Risotto with Peas

Orzo Risotto with Peas

This creamy recipe is a crowd pleaser that comes together quickly, plus it’s packed with pea-licious protein! This recipe comes to us from our friends at Birds Eye. Cooking Tip ...

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Grilled Cheese with Balsamic Peach Salsa and Spinach

These quick sandwiches are a great way to spotlight one of fall’s tastiest seasonal fruits: peaches! Sweet, savory and surprisingly affordable, this quick dish is sure to please. This recipe ...

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Chickpea, Avocado and Cucumber Salad

Chickpea, Avocado and Cucumber Salad

After help from an adult to chop and prep the ingredients, kids can prepare most of this no-cook recipe themselves! Serve it with hummus and pita bread for a quick Middle-Eastern ...

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Classic Tomato Soup

Sure, tomato soup from a can is tasty and quick, but this recipe is fast too and delivers double the flavor! This recipe comes to us from our friends at ...

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Potato Risotto

Using potatoes in place of risotto’s traditional rice as a starch greatly reduces the cooking time in this recipe, which also spotlight’s summer’s delicious bounty. This recipe comes to us from ...

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End of Summer Corn Chowder

This soup is the perfect way to highlight one of summer’s sweetest offerings, corn! This recipe comes to us from Kids Cook Monday Ambassador Karen of Our Blessed Adventures. Cooking ...

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Asian Fresh Rolls

Tofu is a versatile protein source that readily absorbs the flavors it is marinated in. In this recipe, marinated tofu sticks make the perfect filling for the Asian Fresh Rolls ...

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Fiesta Flatbread

This hands-on flatbread recipe is a great way to get the whole family involved in making dinner. It only requires a few ingredients but includes slicing vegetables, grating cheese, and ...

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Ravioli with Parsley Pesto

This quick dish pairs store-bought ravioli with a flavorful homemade sauce for maximum impact. Making the pesto with parsley provides a flavorful twist! This recipe comes to us from our friends ...

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Super Summer Tacos

This festive taco recipe is packed with protein from the Greek yogurt, pumpkin seeds, and cannellini beans. Not only is it nutritious, it’s also full of flavor! This recipe comes ...

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Greek Salad

The contrast of sweet and tangy flavors gives this salad a refreshing twist. Try it salad bar style so each family member can create their own version of this Mediterranean ...

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Caprese Pasta

Conchiglie alla Caprese (con-kee-li-eh ah-la ka-prey-seh) is an Italian name meaning pasta shells with tomato, basil and mozzarella. This recipe comes to us from Corky, Lori, Dana and Tracy Pollan, authors ...

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Raspberry, Avocado & Mango Salad

This sweet salad is packed with produce, a deliciously tangy dressing and healthy fats from the avocado and nuts. This recipe comes to us from the National Processed Raspberry Council. Serves 5 ...

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Savory Green Onion Pancakes

Savory Green Onion Pancakes

Savory pancakes? Believe it or not, many cultures  enjoy dishes like this, such as French crepes, which can be either savory or sweet. This Asian-inspired recipe comes to us from ...

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Squash It Sandwich

This unique sandwich is fun for kids to make because it involves minimal chopping…and maximum squashing! This recipe comes to us from Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution Day which is today, ...

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Penne with Grape Tomatoes, Spinach, and Toasted Garlic

According to Ellie Krieger, “This dish showcases what I love most about Italian food: wholesome, fresh ingredients pulled together in a simple but flavorful way that the whole family enjoys.” ...

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Thai Lettuce Cups with Red Curry Potatoes

These flavorful lettuce cups come together quickly and make for a satisfying, slightly exotic, yet kid-friendly meal. This recipe comes to us from our friends at the US Potato Board ...

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Creole Pasta Primavera

Primavera means “spring” in Italian and Spanish. This dish celebrates spring vegetables and was invented by our friend Kid Chef Eliana as a way to combine the classic Italian dish ...

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Vegetable Egg Fried Rice

This quick meal is a flavorful way to pack in whole grains, veggies and protein. This recipe comes to us from our friends at Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution. Remember that ...

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Crunchy Veggie Burritos

Featuring a quick salad of broccoli, carrots and low-fat cheese, these easy burritos are a nutritious way to get dinner on the table in a flash. This recipe comes to us from ...

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Red Quinoa Tabouli

Tabouli is a Middle Eastern dish traditionally made with bulgur wheat. This twist features quinoa instead, packing  in protein and vitamins. This recipe comes to us from our friend Stefanie Sacks and appears in her new ...

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Kale Power Salad

This hearty green salad has bright flavors that deliver a major nutritional punch. Kids will love the massaging step! This recipe comes to us from Kids Cook Monday Ambassador Rachael of La ...

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Chili Relleno Casserole

“Relleno” means stuffed in Spanish, and this dish transforms all the delicious parts of chiles rellenos (stuffed chile peppers) into an easy to make casserole. This recipe comes to us from Monica ...

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Citrus and Baby Beet Salad

This bright salad combines two of winter’s tastiest seasonal offerings: root vegetables and citrus fruit. Top it with a bit of crumbled cheese for a heartier meal or serve alongside ...

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Lima Bean Stew

This flavorful Peruvian dish is an interesting spin on a classic chili dish, featuring lima beans in place of the usual kidney or pinto. This recipe comes to us from ...

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Baked Potato Nachos

These nachos are not only loaded with delicious toppings – they’re loaded with nutrition, too! Russet potatoes provide potassium and B6 while beans and tomatoes pack in a healthy dose of ...

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Pumpkin Pancakes

Kids love to cook and eat pancakes, so why not give the classic dish a seasonal (and nutritious!) twist with some pureed pumpkin? Simply substitute canned pumpkin if you don’t ...

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Pumpkin Raspberry Cheesecake

With autumn in full-swing and pumpkin season in full-force, this lightened up version of pumpkin cheesecake will be a hit in your household. In this particular recipe, Greek yogurt and ...

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Black Bean Tacos with Sassy Raspberry Salsa

These hearty tacos get a burst of sassy sweetness with an easy homemade raspberry salsa. This recipe was developed by Lisa Samuel, RDN and McKenzie Hall, RDN, consulting dietitians for the National Processed Raspberry ...

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Snappy Spring Rolls

Think spring rolls are a treat reserved for restaurants? Think again! According to Elizabeth Borelli, author of this recipe and creator of Green Sprout Kids, “Fresh spring rolls are surprisingly ...

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Moroccan Style Summer Vegetables with Lemon Couscous

Once you prep the veggies, this dish is a breeze to cook! The zesty couscous is ready in minutes while the spiced stove-top tagine bubbles away. This recipe comes to ...

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Bean and Barley Salad

Barley is cooked in vegetable broth, making an ideal base for beans, fresh peppers and lemon juice in this salad which will stick to your bones. Kids will have fun ...

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Summer in a Bowl Pasta

Celebrate summer elegantly with this simple pasta dish full of fresh corn, zucchini, vine-ripe tomatoes and fragrant basil. If you have another fresh ingredient on hand from the market or ...

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Spinach Stuffed Whole-Wheat Crepes

A whole-wheat pancake is the perfect tasty packaging to wrap around creamy pureed spinach. Kids will have fun blending the batter together as well as folding up their finished product. ...

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Asparagus Soup

Packed with the summery flavors of asparagus, leeks and dill, this soup is perfect for a simple supper. This recipe comes to us from Veggi Rider, an illustrated cooking app ...

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Open-Faced Grilled Eggplant Sandwiches

How better to celebrate summer’s bounty than with this simply grilled sandwich? The dish comes together in no time flat and is perfect for a summer weeknight. This recipe comes ...

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Shakshuka Baked Eggs

Shakshuka (shahk-SHOO-kah) is a popular Middle Eastern breakfast dish that also makes a great dinner. The name means “all mixed up” in Hebrew. This recipe comes to us from Sweet ...

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Spaghetti Squash “Bolognese”

Kids typically love pasta, so they’ll love to see this “pasta” that comes from a vegetable! Topped with even more produce, this meal couldn’t be more veg-a-licious. This recipe comes ...

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Jamie Oliver’s Rainbow Salad Wrap

This recipe comes to us from Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution Day. Jamie’s goal is to break the Guinness World Record and get one million kids cooking this deliciously easy recipe.

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Sweet Potato Black Bean Tacos

Sweet potatoes are roasted even sweeter with a hint of smoke, then tossed with black beans, cilantro and garlic in these hearty veggie tacos. Kids will have fun customizing their ...

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Sushi Stuffed Avocados

This playful take on sushi uses the shell of an avocado as its bowl. Making these innovative sushi-inspired snacks makes a fun kid’s party activity. This recipe comes to us ...

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Stuffed Peppers on the Grill

Black beans are deliciously stewed on the stove with chili powder, oregano and tomato sauce to fill flavorful bell peppers bowls along with brown rice, cilantro and salsa. You’ll have ...

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Spinach Ricotta Pasta

Ricotta cheese, chives and spinach become a delicious sauce when tossed with pasta’s cooking water. Whole wheat linguine makes a hearty base for the spinach sauce sprinkled with flakes of ...

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Soy Broiled Carrot Tofu Medley

Broiled carrots are so deliciously sweet, even when soaked in contrasting salty soy sauce. Kids will have fun creating a truly multipurpose marinade of vegetable oil, soy sauce and salt ...

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Soba Noodles with Sesame Sauce and Steamed Veggies

Hearty buckwheat soba noodles are dressed with sesame oil, maple syrup, garlic ginger and orange juice. This versatile stir fry can include a wide variety of your family’s favorite in ...

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Sesame Spinach Dumplings

Spinach is blanched and seasoned with garlic, tahini and sesame seeds. The whole family will have fun making these dumplings by bundling the sesame seasoned spinach in wonton wrappers. This ...

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Roasted Veggie Sandwiches with Sundried Tomato Pesto

Sundried tomatoes and walnuts are blended together to bring a sweet, earthy spread to the toasted focaccia. Kids will have fun flattening these yummy sandwiches on a homemade Panini press. ...

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Roasted Corn White Bean Chili

This hearty chili makes a brilliant base for sweet roasted corn and whatever other fresh veggies and condiments you desire. Try putting out bowls of toppings such as shredded cabbage, ...

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Roasted Beet Salad with Oranges

Beets are slow roasted until sweet and paired with toasted almonds, orange segments and creamy goat cheese in this classic salad. Kids will have fun crumbling the goat cheese and ...

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Quinoa Arancini

Italian rice balls get a nutrition makeover with heart-healthy quinoa standing in for rice before these balls are baked crisp in the oven. Kids will have fun rolling the spiced ...

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Roasted Beet Salad Stacks

Refreshing orange, lemon and lime juices come together to dress sweet roasted beets, hearty spinach and creamy goat cheese. Kids will have fun transforming the roasted beet slices into characters ...

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Rice Paper Rolls

These Vietnamese treats are filled with vermicelli, Chinese cabbage and bean sprouts and seasoned with lime, mint, chili and cilantro. Kids will have fun whisking the shallot-miso dipping sauce together ...

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Rainbow Couscous Salad

Couscous is tossed with scallions, dried cranberries, parsley and mint before being coated in a dressing of white miso, lemon juice, oregano and honey. This recipe can be changed to ...

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Quinoa Avocado Tomato Corn Salad

Hearty quinoa is contrasted with sweet corn, creamy avocados and lemon vinaigrette. Kids will have fun juicing the lemon, whisking together the vinaigrette and dressing and tossing their culinary creation. ...

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Black Bean Falafel Sandwiches

Black beans are used in place of chickpeas in this nontraditional falafel, then finished with guacamole in a whole-wheat pita pocket. Kids will have fun crushing the chips, mashing the ...

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Black Bean Mango Quinoa

The jewel-like black beans shine in this crunchy, zesty salad. Serve it with corn tortillas and vegetable soup for an easy, refreshing meal. This recipe comes to us from RD ...

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Black Bean & Corn Salad

Hearty black beans, sweet corn and crisp red onion are dressed in lemon juice, olive oil and fresh cilantro. Try this versatile salad over grains or salad greens, in tortillas ...

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Asparagus Cellophane Noodle Salad

Chewy cellophane noodles are topped with sautéed asparagus and carrots before the medley is tossed with a sesame ginger dressing. Kids will have fun snapping the asparagus spears with their ...

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Sweet Zucchini Pancakes

Sweet Zucchini Pancakes

Zucchini is everywhere in early fall, so why not add this nutritious vegetable to the most important meal of the day? These Sweet Zucchini Pancakes are packed with fiber, protein ...

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Spinach Quinoa Muffins

Spinach Quinoa Muffins

These savory treats will change the way you think about muffins, as iron packed spinach is mixed with heart healthy grain quinoa and topped with crunchy nuts. Kids will have ...

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Pineapple Carrot Muffins

Pineapple, carrots and walnuts bring diverse flavors and textures when baked right into this delectable breakfast bread. Kids will love helping to stir the batter in these muffins, which use ...

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Peanut Butter Banana Split Sandwiches

Who would have thought combining a banana split with a grilled sandwich would lead to such a yummy, nutritious hybrid? Kids will have fun stacking banana slices, strawberries and chocolate ...

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Harvest Granola

Crunchy oats and pumpkin seeds are seasoned with nutmeg, candied ginger and maple syrup. This sweetly spiced base is punctuated by tart cranberries for a delightful flavor contrast. Kids will ...

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Crunchy French Toast Chocolate Sandwiches

Melted chocolate sits between two pieces of orange-cinnamon battered whole-grain bread in these delightful breakfast sandwiches. Kids will have fun coating the bread in batter and crunchy cereal before finishing ...

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Cinnamon Raisin Pancakes

These puffy raisin pancakes are sprinkled with cinnamon-sugar and served with applesauce on the side. Kids will have fun seeing the pancake’s batter double in size as the yeast rises. ...

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Chocolate Chip Zucchini Muffins

These muffins are a delicious way to use up August’s annual abundance of zucchini. Kids will have fun grating the zucchini and pouring the batter into muffin cups before baking. ...

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Blueberry Almond Pancakes

These protein-packed pancakes get an extra dose of fiber from ground flaxseed, almond flour and whole-wheat pastry flour. You can cook the pancakes in batches or set up two skillets ...

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Vegetable Couscous with Yogurt Sauce

Whole grain couscous cooks up quickly and is a great dish to jazz up with colorful veggies and protein-packed nuts. This recipe comes to us from Veggi Rider, a fun, ...

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Pine-Nut-Crusted Eggplant and Sautéed Broccolini

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s…a lightning-fast, fresh dinner! This veggie-packed meal of eggplant and broccolini cooks up in just 26 minutes with the help of the innovative meal ...

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Veggie Tostados

Tostados are a fun mix of tacos and pizza. You can top them with any veggies you like! Crunchy tostado shells are often sold near the taco shells in the ...

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Veggie Lo Mein

If you can make spaghetti, you can make lo mein! This recipe comes together easily and is much faster than ordering takeout. Once your family masters the technique, try substituting ...

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Roasted Sweet Potato Salad Tacos

Potato salad is elevated from a lowly side dish to the star of the dinner show in these Sweet Potato Salad Tacos. Kids will love mixing up the dressing and ...

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Pinto Bean Falafel with Avocado Spread

Pinto beans replace chickpeas in this Latin twist on a Middle-Eastern classic. Avocado spread stands in for the traditional yogurt to cool down the spiced pinto patties. This recipe comes ...

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Paprika Portabella Tacos

Earthy portabella mushrooms are seasoned with lemon pepper, apple cider vinegar and paprika before being wrapped up in soft corn tortillas. The whole family will love customizing these tacos with ...

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One-Pot Sweet Potato Chili

This easy one-pot meal is packed with nutritious protein and fragrant spices, but balanced by the kid-friendly taste of sweet potatoes. This recipe comes to us from our friends at ...

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Ginger Mandarin Orange Brown Rice with Cashew Tofu

Combining juicy mandarin oranges with tofu is a fun way to encourage kids to give the protein-packed squishy white stuff a try. Flavors of ginger and garlic also brighten the ...

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Tabouli Salad

Cracked wheat bulgur is tossed with parsley, fresh mint and tomatoes, then seasoned with lemon juice and allspice. The fresh herbs bring out the crisp fresh flavors in this hearty ...

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Sweet Potato Fries

These sweet potato fries are baked in the oven and make a delicious healthy snack. Or substitute cinnamon sugar for the salt and pepper and have them for dessert. This ...

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Strawberry Brazil Nut Salad

Tender lettuce leaves are the backdrop for this fruit salad that offers another way to highlight luscious strawberries- rich in sweet flavor and antioxidants- during their spring through summer harvest. ...

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Strawberry Balsamic Quinoa

This quinoa salad makes the most of a delicious flavor combination: fresh strawberries, basil and balsamic vinegar. Kids will have fun mixing the balsamic vinegar with olive oil and honey ...

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Spinach Goat Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms

Spinach and artichoke hearts are sautéed with shallots and garlic, enriched with creamy goat cheese, then brightened with fresh lemon juice. Kids will have fun scooping the cavities out of ...

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Potato Salad with Vidalia Onion Vinaigrette

This potato salad is perfect for picnics and BBQs because it has a dairy-free dressing which won’t spoil quickly when left in the sun. Kids will have fun drizzling olive ...

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Orange Maple Cranberry Sauce

Maple syrup sweetens tart cranberries as orange juice, cinnamon and cloves deepen the flavors of this bright holiday sauce. Kids will delight in watching the cranberries pop while they stir ...

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Mashed Potato Stuffed Tomatoes

Yukon Gold potatoes are mashed with cream cheese, parsley and chives for herbal filling to stuff baked tomatoes. Kids will have fun scooping out tomatoes and stuffing them with the ...

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Mashed Potato Hills

These cheesy mashed potatoes transform into hills sprinkled with parsley greenery. Kids will have fun mashing the potatoes and shaping them into mountains in this whimsical side dish. Reprinted from ...

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Mango Cucumber Gazpacho

Sweet mangos are blended with lemon juice and a kick of cayenne then garnished with diced cucumbers and jalapeños. Kids of all ages will love this chilled tropical soup, which ...

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Lemon Green Beans with Almonds

Almonds are toasted on the stove to add an earthiness to this bright bean side. Kids love pre-stringing the beans and juicing the lemons in this healthy veggie side, dressed ...

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Grilled Zucchini with Herb Marinade

Zucchini packs an herbal punch with this sharp marinade, balanced by a hint of smoke from the grill. Kids will have fun shaking the zucchini with its marinade in a ...

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Green Hummus

Served with fresh veggie sticks or whole-wheat pita, this colorful hummus makes a perfect after school snack or potluck dish. Little chefs will have fun rolling and juicing lemons with ...

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Green Bean Cherry Tomato Salad

Blanching green beans is a great way to make them kid-friendly, while maintaining their signature bite. Green beans and sweet cherry tomatoes are tossed with garlic dressing in this delightful ...

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Focaccia

This recipe is a hands-on exploration of baking. Kids will have fun kneading the dough and finishing this delicious Italian bread with parmesan and sea salt. Once you get the ...

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Cherry Tomato Pasta

Cherry tomatoes are sautéed sweet in olive oil and garlic. Balsamic vinegar and fresh basil marinate the tomatoes in classic Italian flavors and the whole wheat pasta will keep the ...

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Fava Bean Crostini

Fava Bean Crostini

Removing fava beans from their pods and inner peels is actually easier for smaller hands, which makes it the perfect project for your chef-in-training. A wide variety of breads can ...

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Creole Deviled Eggs

Kids will have a blast smashing the hard-boiled yolks with the mustard, relish and spices in these delicious deviled eggs. This recipe spices hardboiled eggs with Cajun seasoning and Creole ...

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Whole Wheat Pasta with Spring Veggies

Whole wheat pasta provides fiber and nutrients like B vitamins and it’s the perfect platform for spring’s freshest veggies. This recipe comes to us from our friends at The Sylvia ...

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Creamy Broccoli Soup

This creamy soup uses flour and vegetables to achieve it's richness -- not heavy cream. Kids will love watching the soup transform in the blender, but we love that this ...

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Cinnamon Sweet Potato Mash

This simple mash roasts the sweet potatoes in the oven, then spices them exotically with curry powder, cinnamon and ground coriander. Kids will have fun breaking the sweet potatoes into ...

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Chimichurri Roasted Root Vegetables

Golden beets, rutabagas and garlic are roasted until sweet and coated with a parsley-cilantro dressing in this dairy-free spin on potato salad. Kids will have fun wrapping the garlic in ...

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Butternut Squash Apple Soup

Tart Granny Smith apple contrasts roasted Butternut squash in this earthy Autumnal soup. Kids will have fun scooping out the squash’s seeds, slipping off its skin after roasting and using ...

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Apricot and Pepita Quinoa

Heart healthy grain quinoa is cooked savory in vegetable broth to balance the sweet dried apricots folded in after cooking. Pumpkin seeds are toasted on the stovetop to finish the ...

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Apple Fennel Salad

Sweet red apples and tart Granny Smith apples balance beautifully against fennel’s licorice flavor. This fruit salad can just as easily double as a slaw, so try it on sandwiches ...

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Sweet Potato Truffles

Traditional truffles are decadent treats, but these sweet potato truffles are treats that pack a nutritional punch! Sweet potatoes are a great source of vitamins A, C, and B6, as ...

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Sweet and Snappy Salad

Who says you can’t make a salad without lettuce? Celery, Granny Smith apples and red grapes get equal play in this flavorful dish, tossed in a sophisticated Dijon vinaigrette. ...

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Roasted Butternut Squash Crostini

Butternut squash is cubed, roasted sweet and sprinkled with a refreshing thyme yogurt sauce to top these delicious appetizers. Kids will have fun whisking the sauce together and drizzling it ...

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Raisin Nut Bites

These fruit-nut treats taste like cookies, but give the family much more protein and fiber. Kids will have fun scooping and shaping the batter into spheres before baking. And if ...

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Power Smoothies

These smoothies are sweetened naturally from bananas and berries. Feel free to use fresh or frozen fruits and veggies in these protein packed shakes. This recipe was used in The ...

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Peanut Butter Snowmen

Put peanut butter, oats and honey together and what do you get? A nutritious dessert that doubles as a jolly snowman! Kids will be delighted as they shape the dough ...

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Peanut Butter Fruit Wraps

Grapes lend their bright, refreshing flavor to the ultimate comfort food flavor combination: peanut butter and banana. Kids will have fun pressing the fruit into the peanut butter coated whole-wheat ...

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Honey Baked Apple Stacks

Here's a recipe with apple pie's comforting flavors but without the crust. Honey and lemon juice are whisked together, then spiced with cinnamon in this baked apples that are as ...

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Heart Beet Cookies

These dairy-free cookies get their gorgeous pink hue naturally from beet puree. Kids will have fun rolling out the dough, cutting the cookies into shapes and drizzling their finished product ...

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Frozen Banana Pops with Peanuts

Frozen Banana Pops with Peanuts

Who needs processed popsicles when you have fruit to freeze? Ripe bananas are soft enough to be split with a butter knife, so kids of all ages can help cut ...

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Falafel Spiders

These Falafel Spiders are so tasty and fun to construct, kids won’t wonder why these spooky “treats” aren’t sweet, but savory. The whole family can shape the fava bean falafel ...

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Brown Rice Pudding

Brown Rice Pudding

Brown rice is cooked in vanilla cinnamon infused rice milk in this comforting dessert. Agaves sweetens the pudding for a lower impact on blood sugar than white sugar versions. This ...

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Banana Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

The textures of chewy oatmeal, crunchy nuts and creamy chocolate chips make for a delightful contrast in these cinnamon spiced cookies. Even the youngest chefs will have fun mashing the ...

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Tomato Pops

Cooking meets crafting in this delightful recipe in which the classic caprese salad is served skewered on a wooden spear. Kids will have fun picking their favorite arrangement of cherry ...

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Zucchini Tomato Gratin

Zucchini and tomatoes shine when seasoned with fresh basil, parsley and Parmesan cheese in this one-dish wonder. Kids will have fun layering the sliced zucchini, tomatoes and fresh herbs to ...

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Winter-Bruschetta

Winter Bruschetta

Onions are caramelized until sweet while white beans are simmered with kale and roasted red pepper in this Italian appetizer. Kids will have fun stacking the layers of veggies, beans ...

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Veggie Stuffed Baked Potatoes

Crunchy carrots, sautéed onions and tangy feta cheese contrast beautifully in these stuffed baked potatoes. Kids will have fun poking holes in the potatoes before baking and crumbling the feta ...

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Veggie Medley Pizza

Pizza is a great treat to make with the whole family from scratch because you can take turns kneading the dough. This recipe can be made with nearly any of ...

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Veggie Chili with Quinoa

Kidney beans are seasoned with oregano, basil, cumin and honey and paired with the fluffy grain quinoa in this hearty vegetable chili. Kids can have fun smashing garlic cloves for ...

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Vegetable Frittata Muffins

Eggs pack in the protein as heart-healthy mushrooms and red bell pepper slices add vitamin C to these miniature frittata muffins. Kids will have fun whisking the eggs together with ...

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Tomato Soup with Roasted Bell Peppers

Fresh bell peppers and tomatoes are roasted in the oven in this comfort food classic. Kids will learn how to cool the veggies in their own steam to soften the ...

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Tomato Basil Veggie Medley

Sweet tomatoes are classically paired with fresh basil to show off the best of summer’s harvest. Zucchini, bell peppers and white mushrooms are sautéed simply with onions and garlic in ...

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Pasta

This pasta fusion dish flavors hearty whole-wheat spaghetti with creamy avocado, tart lime and fresh cilantro. Your little chef will have a blast mashing the avocado in quick and tasty ...

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Sweet Potato Peanut Curry

Peanuts and sweet potatoes lend their familiar flavors to a soup that’s perfect for introducing your little chef to the exotic world of curries. Substitute equal amounts of butternut squash ...

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Tips for Cooking with Older Kids from Fresh Routes

The Kids Cook Monday is thrilled to announce our partnership with Fresh Routes, a New York City-based company that provides ready-to-cook dinner kits to make home cooking more convenient and fun. Starting August 4th, Fresh Routes will provide a 10% discount to families participating in The Kids Cook Monday online (use code kidscookmonday) and in their pop-up […]

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Four Tools to add Heart to your Kids Cook Monday!

Guest post from Sarah Aadland of Big-Hearted Families – Use your Kids Cook Mondays as a great way to build kindness into your family’s weekly routine. The less you isolate service projects and acts of kindness into their own once-in-a-while calendar slots, the more generosity simply becomes a way of life. The research continues to pour in: kids who develop a strong sense […]

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The Kids Cook Friday with Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution Day

We’re beyond excited to be partnering with Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution Day, which is this Friday, May 16th. Jamie’s goal is to get one million kids cooking his special Rainbow Salad Wrap, and that’s a goal we can definitely get behind! Now wait just one minute…Food Revolution Day is a Friday! Not a problem – at The Kids Cook Monday, we’re all […]

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PBS Parents Invites Kids to Explore the Kitchen

PBS Parents’ Kitchen Explorers became the latest mover and shaker in The Kids Cook Monday movement, complete with a family friendly recipe for Apricot Baked Chicken. In the post introducing the campaign, Aviva Goldfarb writes about the dietary benefits of involving kids in the kitchen. “Learning some basic cooking skills can ensure that they don’t have […]

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