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Get Your Kids to Eat Kale (seriously!)…

Apr 22, 2014 | No Comments
Get Your Kids to Eat Kale (seriously!)…

Check out our most recent article in Simple, Good, & Tasty: Curing Picky Eater Syndrown: Get your kids to eat kale (seriously!) by letting them play with their food In the article you will also find directions on how to make a ferocious kale dinosaur, baked kale chips, and a tic-tac-toe snack (super fun!). Enjoy:)

10 ways to get kids to eat real, healthy food

Apr 1, 2014 | No Comments
10 ways to get kids to eat real, healthy food

I am so excited to be a new contributor for the magazine, “Simple, Good and Tasty“. I will be writing articles that focus on curing the “picky eater syndrome” and how to get kids to eat real, healthy food (& love it too!). You can find the first article here: Curing Picky Eater Syndrome: 10 ...

Kale Dinosaur!

Mar 26, 2014 | No Comments
Kale Dinosaur!

Use your creativity to make a dinosaur using Dino Kale and a variety of fruits and vegetables! Materials needed: 1 leaf of Dino Kale Raisins Various fruits and vegetables Instructions: On a plate, use the Dino Kale leaf for the dinosaur’s body Use the raisins for the dinosaur’s eyes Use other fruits and vegetables for ...

Yummy Carrot Slaw

Feb 27, 2014 | No Comments
Yummy Carrot Slaw

Carrot & Raisin Slaw Ingredients: 3 large carrots with greens 1/2 cup raisins 1/4 cup mayonnaise 1 tablespoon sugar 1 tablespoon milk Directions: Grate the carrots using the largest hole on a cheese grater and put grated carrots in a large bowl Stir the raisins into the bowl with carrots Chop the carrot greens Stir ...

Beet & Chocolate Cookies

Feb 10, 2014 | No Comments
Beet & Chocolate Cookies

Oh my, these are delicious! And such a pretty color too- enjoy~ Makes about 3 dozen cookies Ingredients: 3/4 cup beet puree (about 1 large beet) 1/4 cup buttermilk 1 cup unsalted butter at room temperature 1 cup sugar 1/2 cup light brown sugar 1/3 cup cocoa powder 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 tablespoon cider ...

Beet & Mint Dip

Feb 5, 2014 | No Comments
Beet & Mint Dip

Okay, so this one didn’t make the cut for our printed Booster Packs because it wasn’t quite “kid-friendly” enough… but that doesn’t mean it’s not delicious (and some adventurous kids are sure to like it!).  This dip is sweet and earthy and really highlights beet’s true flavor.  Enjoy~ Beet & Mint Dip Serves 8-10     This ...