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  • Green Monster Smoothie

    Can’t Get Kids to Eat Their Greens? Drink Them Instead!

    Frustrated that your kids won’t eat their greens? Ever try drinking them? Green Smoothies are all the rage for a reason and this drink treat may just be the answer to your prayers. This Green Monster Smoothie recipe, also featured in my book, is my fool proof solution. Get your kids making these healthy and delicious drinks with you […]

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  • Green Monster Smoothie

    Kid-Friendly Green Monster Smoothie

    Instead of always feeling like you want your kids to eat their greens, drink them up instead with this green monster smoothie!

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  • Whole Wheat Pancake Mix

    Whole Wheat Pancake & Waffle Mix- A Pantry Must Have

    There have been plenty of sleep deprived mornings where I’ve got to get everyone out the door to school and work and wearily reach for my box of Kodiak Cakes whole wheat pancake mix. Don’t get me wrong, I love Kodiak Cakes. They are easy to make, made from wholesome ingredients and turn out awesome pancakes every […]

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  • Breakfast-Quesadilla

    Breakfast Quesadilla Recipe

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  • Brainy-Breakfast

    Brainy Breakfast Recipe

    Kids are into foods that make them smart and strong, like this Brainy Breakfast.

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  • Cowboy Cookies for Breastfeeding Moms (and Little Ones, Too) Recipe

    Cowboy Cookies for Breastfeeding Moms (and Little Ones, Too) Recipe

    Cowboy Cookies are traditionally huge. I suggest sticking with smaller cookies since they build in portion control for kids and breastfeeding moms for whom it’s especially important to eat regularly and maintain a super balanced diet. But, of course, do as you like! These are your cookies now, m’am.

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  • Baked Egg and Kale Cups Recipe

    Baked Egg and Kale Cups Recipe

    Think your kiddo won’t eat kale? Think again. Like kale chips, these are surprisingly popular, even with the younger set.

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  • Chocolate Zucchini Muffin Recipe

    Irresistible Chocolate Zucchini Muffin Recipe

    My generous neighbor Jack, who happens to have an amazing green thumb, gave me a couple beautiful zucchinis from his garden. My kids asked if I would make chocolate zucchini bread but I decided

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  • Tasty Creamed Dill Potatoes Recipe

    Tasty Creamed Dill Potatoes Recipe

    Nothing complements the flavor of dill like potatoes. Make this yummy dish for your little ones! CLEAN IT Dirty Dozen Alert: Potatoes – choose Organic please GREEN IT Compost your food scraps (potato peels, discarded dill sprigs, etc.) MAKE IT FUN Have your little one help mash the potatoes as well as help to fold […]

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  • Sweet Tarragon Carrots Recipe

    Sweet Tarragon Carrots Recipe

    Carrots are super sweet when pureed. Adding tarragon, an herb typically used in

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