Category Archives: Cooking for Kids

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LuxeFinds Ultimate Giveaway Peter Callahan’s – Book Bite By Bite

It’s Day 22 of our Ultimate Giveaway and today’s is a delicious one!  Even if you never make a single thing out of this cookbook, it’s still eye candy at its best.  Peter Callahan is the king of transforming miniature … Continue reading

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Southwestern BBQ Ranch Chicken Quinoa Salad Recipe

  I decided to experiment with quinoa tonight after my dear friend Linda dropped off a delicious quinoa dish for us today.  Why I have never cooked with this grain before is beyond me.  It’s so easy to make and … Continue reading

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Nutella Crepes with Strawberries and Bananas – Recipe

I fell in love with crepes when I went visited Paris many years ago.  It’s such a versatile food – they can be served with savory or sweet fillings.  Some of my favorite crepe recipes are definitely ones that include … Continue reading

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How to Use Up All Your Vegetables Stoup Recipe

You know how some nights, you look in your refrigerator and all you see are beautiful vegetables and you just don’t know what to make with them?  I first came across this recipe for Stuffed Cabbage Stoup from Rachel Ray … Continue reading

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LuxeFinds Ultimate Giveaway – Signed Copy Push Up Pops Book

Day 4 of LuxeFind’s Ultimate Giveaway is here and we have a sweet surprise for you today! Our friend Courtney Dial of Pizzazzerie is giving us a signed copy of her new Push Up Pops book to one lucky winner! … Continue reading

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Cheesy Turkey Bell Pepper and Rice Casserole

I love making stuffed bell peppers, but I don’t like how long it takes to make them. Having to boil the bell peppers and then baking them takes too long for this busy mom when dinner needs to be on … Continue reading

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The Health Risks of Pesticides on our Fruits and Vegetables – Infographic

As a mom, I try and buy organic produce whenever I can at the grocery store – it’s the least that I can do to keep my children safe from pesticides.  If fresh strawberries aren’t in season (i.e. – $6 … Continue reading

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Orange Mango Strawberry Banana Smoothie

Here’s a healthy and delicious smoothie recipe that is a winner for the picky kids.  It’s perfect for breakfast or an afternoon pick me up.   1/2 cup orange juice 5-6 frozen strawberries 1/2 cup frozen mangoes 1 banana 1/2 … Continue reading

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Creamy Cheesy Ranch Baked Chicken Breast Recipe

This delicious baked chicken recipe is inspired by the baked chicken from Ruth’s Chris Steak House.  The chicken comes out moist and delicious and if you like ranch dressing, cream cheese, and cheddar cheese, you’re going to love this! Ingredients: … Continue reading

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Creamy Nutella Chocolate Cake Recipe – Giveaway

I still remember the first time I had Nutella – If you don’t know what Nutella is – it’s a delicious chocolatey concoction of roasted hazelnuts, milk, and cocoa.  It’s so good, I can eat it by the spoonful.  So, … Continue reading

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